Best of Advanced Energy Materials – April

Take a look at the great cover images from the April issues and top five most downloaded articles this month.

Subsea concept to simplify oil exploration

Statoil presented a new subsea concept to reduce cost and increase efficiency.

Stability issues of the next generation solar cells

Due to the need to develop efficient, low cost photovoltaics, different emerging photovoltaic technologies have been attracting increasing attention.

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Titania mania – peering into the heart of photocatalysis

4D ultra-fast electron microscopy can peer into and peel away the most subtle details and beauty of photocatalysis, providing a new sharp focus realism of human-made nano machinery for the solar powered fixation of CO2 to fuels and chemical feedstocks.

Research hydropower plant in the pastureland

Salzgitter AG and TU Braunschweig realize a research hydropower plant in Lower Saxony.

Improving charge transport in transition metal oxide nanomaterials

Researchers from Singapore show that charge transport in titanium dioxide nanorods can be enhanced by doping with niobium.

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Best of Advanced Energy Materials – March

Take a look at the great cover images from the March issues and top five most downloaded articles this month.

Ni3FeN Nanoparticles: An Efficient Overall Water Splitting Electrocatalyst

Chinese researchers have reported Ni3FeN nanoparticlessynthesized by thermal ammonolysis of ultrathin NiFe- layered double hydroxide (LDH) nanosheets.

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Synthesize hydrocarbon fuel in one step

Researchers have proven that concentrated light, heat and high pressures can drive the one-step conversion of CO2 and water into liquid hydrocarbon fuels.

Green, biomineralization-inspired synthesis of a Li-Ion battery material

The biomineralization-inspired synthesis of a TiO2/reduced graphene oxide composite is developed for a high-performance Li-ion battery material.

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