Anisotropic Micro- and Nano-Capsules

Anisotropic micro- and nanocapsules

Precise reproduction of inorganic template shape to create hollow cubic and tetrahedral polymeric capsules with excellent pH, shape, and mechanical stability after core removal

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Polymer Reaction Engineering: Topical Issue of Chemical Engineering and Technology

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New special issue on cutting edge developments in the field of polymer reaction engineering.

What Can Nanochemistry do for Hydrogen Storage?

Professor Geoffrey Ozin from the University of Toronto shares his thoughts along with those of Professor David Antonelli from the University of Glamorgan, regarding the role that nanochemistry can play in the current hydrogen storage challenge.

Nanomemory – Devices Based on Nanotubes and Nanowires

French scientists have made light-sensitive memory devices by combining carbon nanotubes and silicon nanowires.

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T. Yoshida on ‘Electrodeposition of Inorganic/Organic Hybrid Thin Films’

In this latest author commentary, Dr. Tsukasa Yoshida reveals the story behind his Feature Article in Advanced Functional Materials

Artificial ECM with chemical, electrical, and mechanical cues for stem cell differentiation

Extra cellular matrix for stem cell differentation

A new 3D artificial extracellular matrix provides a combination of chemical, electrical, and mechanical cues to influence stem cell differentiation.

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Nanochemistry: Who Owns It ?

So who owns nanochemistry? Should “all” the credit be given to chemistry pioneers of the past 20-30 years or were the foundations of nanochemistry already laid in the field of colloid chemistry, the origin of which can be traced to a century earlier?

Nanowelded Tubes are Superstrong

A team in Japan have made stronger than ever metal-carbon nanotubes junctions by nanowelding multiwalled carbon nanotubes to the contact surface.

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Nanometer Precision in Nanotube Heterojunctions

Nanotubes whose properties alternate with nanometer precision can be made by a simple electrochemical process, show German scientists.

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Fluorographene: The World’s Thinnest Insulator

The remarkable properties of graphene and Teflon have been combined in a new material by the winners of this year’s Nobel Prize for Physics.

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