October 18, 2019 Chemistry, Environment

Innovative material for gas storage and filtration synthesized from raw powdered minerals

An international collaboration, led by CERIC users, Professor Paolo Falcaro from the Institute…
October 11, 2019 Chemistry, Environment

Towards a better understanding of nano-porosity in cellulose nano-sponges

In the last decades, water remediation has become a key environmental issue. Due…
October 2, 2019 Chemistry, Energy

A new route towards noble metal-free electro-catalysis

Fuel cells are an attractive option for energy conversion as they offer high…
June 26, 2019 Chemistry, Energy

Oxidation atmosphere extends the catalyst lifetimes

The cover of a leading chemical journal, The Journal of Materials Chemistry A highlighted a…
April 3, 2019 Chemistry, Energy

Research makes a new step towards the production of environmentally-friendly photosystems inspired by nature

Photosynthesis is a vital reaction for our planet. Not only it keeps our…
April 10, 2017 Chemistry, Energy

Deeper insight into platinum-graphene catalysts: towards filtering of exhaust gases and synthesis of energy vectors

The chemical transformation of carbon monoxide (CO) is one of the most important…
March 16, 2016 Chemistry, Energy

New findings on the effects of impurities on catalytic combustion open the way to the production of cleaner energy*

The catalytic combustion of methane (CH4), the main component of natural gas, is…