Metamaterial Emitters Turn Cooking into Cooling

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Researchers have reported the use of artificial photonic emitters towards highly efficient radiative cooling.

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2015 Small Young Innovator Awards: winners announced!

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Xiaodong Chen and Yi Cui will receive the 2015 Small Young Innovator Awards in Bejing on the 3rd of September 2015.

Heat Management for Flexible Devices

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Researchers have come up with a unique materials design and integration strategy that can overcome limitations of flexible micro-VCSELs.

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Targeting tumors with AIE nanoparticles

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Aggregation-induced emission nanoparticles have been developed by East China University researchers for cancer diagnostics and treatment.

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The NMR detective: investigating LDPE degradation

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Teymouri, Kwamen and Blümich from RWTH Aachen study degradation of LDPE pellets when exposed to air at different temperatures with a desktop NMR machine.

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Combing Carbon Nanotube Films for Strong and Conductive Buckypapers

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Prof. Zhu and his co-workers from North Carolina State University have used a traditional method to advance CNT thin film production.

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Polymer International – IUPAC Award 2016 Nominations

The Executive Editorial Board of Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division have announced the 5th award for creativity in applied polymer science or polymer technology.

Low-energy and high-spatial-resolution EDS mapping

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This webinar discusses the signal origin and limiting factors for the spatial resolution of the X-ray signal in EDS mapping and explores ways to optimize these parameters to achieve various data collection goals.

2015 Materials Science Impact Factors

Materials science highlights from the 2014 edition of the journal citation reports.

Materials Physics 2015 Impact Factors

Highlights from the materials physics section of the journal citation reports 2014.