Advanced Optical Materials – July Issue Covers

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Check out the articles highlighted on the covers of the latest issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

Advanced Optical Materials – June Issue Covers

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Check out the articles highlighted on the covers of the latest issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

Sensors, OPV modules, and light extractors: Advanced Optical Materials in May

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Check out the articles highlighted on the covers of the latest issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

A Chemical Switch for Physical Release

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Structural transformations of nanoscale boroxines allow the controlled release of guest molecules.

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Good news all around for OLED displays

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Researchers fabricate transparent metal electrodes of just 5 nm, significantly improving the efficiency and angular colour stability of white OLED devices.

Oleophobicity: this fish won’t cry over spilt oil

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Most people consider oil spills in seawater repellent, but the filefish takes oleophobicity to a new level.

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Remote Controlled Drug Delivery

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A noninvasive, controlled method of drug delivery via functionalising gold nanocages for Alzheimer’s disease therapy increases the therapeutic efficacy of chelation therapy.

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Bistable liquid crystal pixels

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In a proof-of-concept study, authors in Italy have demonstrated electric field-controlled switching between stable states in a porous material containing nematic liquid crystals.

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Spotlight on Professor Molly Stevens

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Professor Molly Stevens has become a recognised role model in science. She has won award after award and built a large and successful research group at Imperial College London.

Spotlight on Professor Katsuhiko Ariga

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The first thing I noticed about our new Editorial Board Member for Advanced Materials is that Professor Ariga is very on top of his emails. I was then delighted to discover his great sense of humour…