This weeks image comes from a paper by Shoichi Tanimoto et al who use molecular dynamics the 3D reference interaction site model (3D-RISM) method to examine the ion dependancy of carbohydrate binding in the carbohydrate-binding module family 36 (CBM36).
Low intensity laser excitation of solid targets with periodically ordered nano-objects generates electrons with energies as high as 300eV
Surface patterning turns first-order a prewetting transition into a continuous one.
Professor Dr Lucio Iso answers our questions about his research in soft matter physics and why he believes micro-robots are the future.
Matthieu Jamet et al introduce their latest work, explaining the principles behind spintronics and the spin current in Germanium films.
Our latest image of the week is taken from work by Young Keun Lee et al 2016 whose special issue paper suggests that hot electrons can mediate the energy conversion process from solar energy to electrical and chemical energy.
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Density functional theory calculations reveal dynamics of ferroelectric phase transition and spontaneous polarization in LaBGeO5.
Non-Euclidean Crystallography is realized in a carbon-based molecular structure, related to a Black-Hole
This week our chosen image comes from a paper where spray pyrolysis is used across a number of different temperatures to explore the divergent material performance of zinc oxide films.
This week’s image comes from a recent paper which uses electrons formed by conjugated polymer nano-rings as resonators to create whispering galley modes.
Christine Luscombe is an Associate Professor and Vice-President of the IUPAC Polymer Division at the University of Washington, Seattle. In this interview she talks about her current research and how her childhood fascination with electronics has influenced her career choices.
New intriguing materials as potential candidates of Dirac physics.
Can a liquid’s vacuum energy vary with the state of the system and be thermodynamically anomalous?