February 26, 2021 Chemistry, Energy

Investigation on the structural dynamic of bimetallic PtNi alloy catalyst under operational conditions

In the path toward the green energy transition, fuel cells play¬†an important role…
January 26, 2021 Energy, Materials Sciences

Oxidised nanosheets with improved electrocatalytic performances

The global demand for energy and environmental sustainability represent critical challenges of this…
December 17, 2020 Biology, Environment

Microplastics found in the Antarctic terrestrial food web

Microplastics are plastic fragments below 1 millimeter in size, which can result from…
December 3, 2020 Chemistry, Health

Improving the effectiveness of anticancer bioactive compounds

Throughout the ages, the human being has learned how to use plant extracts…
November 19, 2020 Cultural Heritage, Materials Sciences

Discovered the technical fingerprint of the traditional Cremonese violin makers

Cremonese traditional luthiery is one of the most renowned artisanal legacies in the…
November 9, 2020 Chemistry, Energy

Unveiled the mechanism governing calcium-sulfur batteries

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are powering a large number of devices, ranging from smartphones…
September 24, 2020 Chemistry, Industry

Caged enzymes improve biocatalytic processes

Biocatalysis is a powerful tool that exploits enzymes to perform chemical reactions. The…
August 5, 2020 Chemistry, Energy

CERIC scientists look into details the degradation of bimetallic alloy catalysts

A Fuel Cell is a device that converts the chemical energy of a…