Following the Roadmap to Improved Lithium-Ion Batteries

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Jim Yang Lee and colleagues have designed a clever method to apply the concept of traffic engineering to the electron transport in lithium-ion batteries.

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Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – June 2015

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The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

Wearing Graphene

Wearing Graphene

Graphene has outstanding properties. Industry and researchers join forces to develop solutions for the use in textiles.

Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – April 2015

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The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – March 2015

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The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

Paper-Based electrocatalysts for enhanced oxygen evolution reactions

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A novel electrocatalyst system with long-term stability, based on cellulose paper and graphene, has been developed by for the oxygen reduction reaction.

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Advanced anode material for lithium-ion batteries

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A facile two-step synthesis for the fabriaction of advanced anode materials based on graphene oxide-supported ZnCo2O4 for lithium-ion batteries is reported.

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International Year of Light Article Series

International Year of Light 2015 (UNESCO)

Advanced Optical Materials is joining in the activities of the International Year of Light through publishing a special series of review articles.

Modified monolayer graphene interacts strongly with terahertz waves

"Perfect Extinction of Terahertz" – Adv. Opt. Mater.

Confining light into ultra-small metallic gaps dramatically boosts light interaction with graphene.

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A promising anode candidate for the next generation lithium-ion batteries

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Researchers from Pennsylvania State University report on a red phosphorus-graphene nanosheet hybrid as an anode material for lithium-ion batteries.

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