Watchmakers in Polymer Science – On the Road to Precision Macromolecular Chemistry

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Get free access to selected articles of an exciting special issue in Macromolecular Rapid Communications.

Gold Nanoparticle Network Growth

Gold nanoparticle chains

Assembly of metallic nanoparticles into chains or plasmonic networks is affected by temperature and kinetics.

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Cover Story: More than Just Pretty! Well-Defined Catalysts for Fuel Cells

Advanced Functional Materials: Catalysis for Fuel Cells

Systematic insights into well-defined platinum-alloy nanoparticles promise cheaper and more-efficient fuel cells.

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Steel ab initio: Developing Complex Steels

Steel ab initio

A new and important development in complex steels is reported in the current issue of Steel Research International, dedicated to “Steel ab initio”.

Nanochemistry – When It Rains It Pores

Nanochemistry: creating porous materials

Professor Geoffrey Ozin from the University of Toronto reviews porous materials—how the research goals have varied over the years, where we are today, and what these materials may offer in the future.

Click Chemistry for Gene Therapy

Polymers for gene therapy

A reducibly-degradable hyperbranched polymer PEI-SS-HP composed of LMW PEI via a disulfide-containing linkage is demonstrated as a promising gene vector.

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How to Spot Monolayers

How to spot monolayers

UK scientists develop method to produce and identify boron nitride monolayers like graphene using simple laboratory techniques.

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Bionanoelectronics – No Frankenstein

Bionanoelectronics

Science-fiction becomes science fact: How bionanoelectronics will revolutionize the world through medical and computational advances.

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