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.…
March 28, 2022 Energy, Materials Sciences

Scientists gather insights on degradation processes of platinum-nickel alloy catalysts

Proton-exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC) are among the most promising candidates for leading…
November 8, 2021 Energy, Materials Sciences

Scientists improve photocatalytic efficiency of titania nanotubes with the help of graphene

Photocatalysis is an intensely studied process by which a light-activated catalyst can accelerate…
September 13, 2021 Chemistry, Energy

Stable and powerful fuel cells with rare earth metals alloy catalysts

In the path towards a climate-neutral European Union, to be achieved by 2050,…
April 26, 2021 Energy, Materials Sciences

High-energy storage performance achieved in ZrO2 film-based capacitors

The pressing demands for the green energy transition are pushing the research agenda…
April 12, 2021 Chemistry, Energy

A new production route for MOFs as supported films and self-standing membranes with an impact on battery performances

Metal-organic frameworks are a class of compounds with unique properties and various applications…
March 15, 2021 Chemistry, Energy

Structural investigation on borosilicate glasses for long-term immobilisation of high-level radioactive wastes

In 2020 there are 109 active nuclear power plants in the territory of…
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…