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Jul 29, 2016
A rare review on sphere-based electrodes by researchers at Jiangsu University and Fudan University focuses on recent progress for hugh-performance supercapacitors.
Jan 29, 2016
The overall power conversion efficiency (PCE) of organo-metal halide perovskite solar cells have shot up from 9.6% to 19.3% prompting a frenzy of excitement in the community.
Oct 19, 2015
High performance On-chip supercapacitors can be fabricated by electrochemically co-deposited CuO/polypyrrole nanosheet arrays.
Sep 2, 2015
Low thermal conductivity of nanowires enhances thermoelectric performance
Aug 17, 2015
Researchers from the US Army Research Laboratory have designed a distributed multi-scale computing framework that allows quantum chemistry computations to screen multiple distributed computational resources for promising battery materials.
Jul 6, 2015
Using mutant proteins to enhance the performance of a dye-sensitized solar cell.
Jun 29, 2015
Reducing the possibility of hydrogen explosions during nuclear meltdowns with new iron-based coatings.
Jun 29, 2015
Developing more efficient liquid crystal display technology.
Jun 18, 2015
Improving thermoelectric applications with Ti-based silicide quantum dot superlattices.
Jun 1, 2015 1 comment
Reducing ionic impedance with reactive ion etching for improved supercapacitor performance.
May 27, 2015
Understanding thin film microstructure for higher efficiency solid oxide fuel cells.
May 21, 2015
Researchers review the prospect of zero-power ICT.
May 8, 2015
Employing the laser flash method to determine the in-plane thermal conductivity of thin films.
Mar 13, 2015
Interconnecting small alloy nanoparticles provides long-term durability.
Mar 2, 2015
Accurately designing high efficiency photovoltaic devices without complicated fabrication steps.
Feb 23, 2015
Fabricating flexible nanogenerators with zinc oxide nanowires.
Feb 23, 2015
Constructing magnetic double-shelled Au catalysts with high stability and reusability.
Feb 11, 2015
Molecular doping effectively tunes the electrical and optical properties of phosphorene.
Feb 3, 2015
Precisely controlling geometry with electron-beam lithography.
Jan 28, 2015
Widening absorption spectrum for better sensing and solar energy applications.