Direct insertion of nanowires into living algal cells

The direct insertion of nanowires into living algal cells using inkjet printing technology is demonstrated.

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Unusual Emitting Nanocomposites

Researchers have recently used blue-light emitting quantum dots (QDs) and stilbene units to prepare nanocomposites with unusual fluorescence behavior.

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Nitrogen Doping of Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites

Researchers from the University of Calgary in Canada and Washington State University Tri-Cities in the US manipulated the structure of CNTs by introducing nitrogen between carbon atoms in CNTs, and succeeded in improving the charge storage capacity of CNT/polymer nanocomposites.

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Best of Advanced Energy Materials – January

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

Global Carbon Dioxide Utilization Strategy that Benefits Everyone, Including Earth

How can we utilize carbon dioxide to solve the looming climate change problem caused by anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions?

A New Electron Transport Layer for Perovskite Solar Cells

A team of Chinese scientists have developed an opal-like TiO2 electron transport layer for perovskite solar cells.

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International Year of Light: Transfer Printing

John Rogers and co-workers present recent progress in the development of optoelectronic devices and their implementation enabled by micro-transfer printing.

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Golden Anniversay Special: Solar Fuels Cluster, University of Toronto

After publishing 50 opinion pieces with us at MaterialsViews, Professor Ozin reflects on his three years work at the UofT solar fuel cluster, and looks to the future.

1st International Conference on Perovskite Solar Cells and Optoelectronics

The 1st International Conference on Perovskite Solar Cells and Optoelectronics was held at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), from 27–29 September, 2015.

Nanomembranes for Li–Oxygen Batteries

A trilayered Pd/MnOx/Pd nanomembrane greatly enhances the properties of Li–Oxygen batteries.

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