August 1, 2022 Cultural Heritage, Materials Sciences

Spectroscopic techniques allowed to gain insights into the ageing of cadmium reds in priceless artworks

Advanced analytical techniques are increasingly applied to the study of artworks, and paintings’…
July 4, 2022 Chemistry, Energy

Scientists successfully characterised an innovative Pt-ceria catalyst for PEMFCs

Batteries and fuel cells play an undeniable role in a sustainable energy future.…
June 20, 2022 Chemistry, Materials Sciences

A new hypothesis on the curious features of europium-based multiferroic material

Thanks to their peculiar properties, there’s a growing interest in the last decade…
June 6, 2022 Applied Physics, Materials Sciences

New insights into how grazing incident swift heavy ions interact with different materials

Swift Heavy Ions (SHI) are a special form of high-mass particle radiation. In…
May 23, 2022 Industry, Materials Sciences

Scientists develop new perovskite-type superlattices with potential application in optical quantum computing

Perovskite is a calcium titanium oxide mineral composed of calcium titanate (CaTiO3) characterised…
May 9, 2022 Biology, Materials Sciences

New technology opens to a whole new set of investigations of biological wet samples

Characterisation of the hydrated specimen, using advanced spectroscopic and microscopic methods, is crucial…
April 19, 2022 Industry, Materials Sciences

Scientists provide relevant insights on topological insulators

Topological insulators are materials that behave as insulators in their interior but conduct…
April 11, 2022 Health, Materials Sciences

A new and promising scaffold nanomaterial for orofacial surgery

Extensive oral bone defects may result from traumas, tumours, infections, or congenital musculoskeletal…