Alex Palma-Cando and Ullrich Scherf discuss the synthesis, properties, and applications of electrochemically generated thin films of microporous polymer networks.
A promising multifunctional nanocarrier for opto-acoustic imaging-guided chemotherapy or phtotothermal therapy is presented.
Anisotropic conductive films can be produced by shear flow that induces the self-assembly of conductive fillers (like carbon nanotubes, graphene or inexpensive carbon black) into parallel stripes in a polymer matrix.
A newly discovered phenomena enables the separation of the key physical parameters that limit the efficiency of conventional thermoelectrics.
A simple and effective system for photocatalytic CO2 reduction is proposed
For the first time n-BG particles are used to investigate their haemostatic efficacy in wound healing applications.
Workers at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology introduce “Liquid Glass”,
Polymer solar cells could be cheaper and more reliable thanks to Swedish and Chinese researchers.
Ion-gels have possible applications in organic electronics due to their favorable electronic characteristics and good thermal and chemical stability.