Materiales avanzados

Materiales avanzados

Improving machine learning for materials design
30/09/2021 - A new approach can train a machine learning model to predict the properties of a material using only data obtained through simple measurements, saving time and money compared with those currently...
Discovery of a universal system for transporting nucleic acids into cells
21/09/2021 - Researchers from IOCB Prague have discovered a new type of substances capable of safely transporting various types of nucleic acids used for therapeutic purposes into cells, from basic building...
Measuring the bond strength of thin coatings
19/09/2021 - Coating protects structural materials from harsh environments. It is vital for things such as gas turbines, where components can reach high temperatures, or first walls in nuclear fusion reactors....
Redoxdivergent strategy for construction of (Dihydro)thiophenes with dimethyl sulfoxide
16/09/2021 - (Dihydro)thiophenes, among the most common five-membered heterocycles, are widespread in a large number of natural products, functional materials, and biologically active compounds.
Scientists create 3D-printed, microscopic gas sensors: Painters' pallets without a hint of pigment
15/09/2021 - Scientists from Trinity and AMBER, the SFI Research Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research, have discovered a way to fabricate tiny color-changing gas sensors using new materials...
'Super-flexible' electroluminescent devices developed
29/08/2021 - The future will be colored by "bend-at-will" light sources. A successful research study by a group of South Korean material scientists has proven that this future is not far away. As shown in a...
Submerged sensors to control wearable electronics
18/08/2021 - Flexible and waterproof sensors that could unlock new applications for wearable electronics have been developed by scientists in Korea. Published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced...
A new liquid crystal ink for 3D printing
17/08/2021 - Cholesteric liquid crystals, a man-made material with properties between liquids and solid crystals, can mimic the colors of butterfly wings. Liquid crystals are used in televisions and smartphones,...
'Reduction' allows for cleaner and more efficient catalytic reactions
11/08/2021 - In an ongoing effort to accelerate catalytic reactions, oxidation of metal complexes using light has emerged as a standard method to synthesize aromatic compounds. Now, researchers at Tokyo Institute...
Simulated microgravity system created to experiment with materials
29/07/2021 - Crystallization studies conducted in space laboratories, which are costly and unaffordable for most research laboratories, showed the valuable effects of microgravity during the crystal growth...
New materials move batteries toward solid state endgame
28/07/2021 - With a focus on silicon anodes and advanced materials, a new generation of lithium-ion batteries is poised to improve electric vehicle range and affordability. ...
High magnetic fields control both rate and product of chemical reactions
20/07/2021 - Recently, using the SM1 superconducting magnet, a large scientific device with a steady-state high magnetic field, scientists carried out research on special functional materials and found that high...
Conductive biopolymers using recycled food industry byproducts
15/07/2021 - Advanced Materials recently published the findings of Technion researchers who created conductors relevant to solar energy generation, biomedical engineering, and more using by-products of the food...
A universal approach to tailoring soft robots
07/07/2021 - By combining two distinct approaches into an integrated workflow, Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) researchers have developed a novel automated process for designing and...
A new look at color displays
07/07/2021 - Researchers at Linköping University have developed a method that may lead to new types of displays based on structural colors. The discovery opens the way to cheap and energy-efficient color...
An innovative method for producing complex molecules
06/07/2021 - A team of researchers at the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy at Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has successfully solved the problem of finding a straightforward,...
Just mix it up: New synthetic method for making amphiphilic molecules without additives
28/06/2021 - Amphiphilic molecules, which aggregate and encapsulate molecules in water, find use in several fields of chemistry. The simple, additive-free connection of hydrophilic and hydrophobic molecules would...
Exoskeletal microstructure of extremely hard coconut crab claws
23/06/2021 - The NIMS Research Center for Structural Materials and the Okinawa Churashima Foundation Research Center jointly ascertained the microstructure and chemical composition of the extremely tough...
New advanced material shows extraordinary stability over wide temperature range
14/06/2021 - Researchers from UNSW have found an extraordinary material that does not expand or contract over an extremely wide temperature range and may be one of the most stable materials known.
New light on making two-dimensional polymers
09/06/2021 - An international research team with members from Linköping University, the Technical University of Munich and the Deutsches Museum among others, has developed a method to manufacture two-dimensional...
Scientists develop integrated electrodes for high-energy-density flexible supercapacitors
03/06/2021 - Recently, a research team led by Prof. Zhao Bangchuan from the Institute of Solid Materials of the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science (HFIPS) synthesized 3D porous honeycomb-like CoN-Ni3N/N-C...