September 24, 2020 Chemistry, Industry

Caged enzymes improve biocatalytic processes

Biocatalysis is a powerful tool that exploits enzymes to perform chemical reactions. The…
May 27, 2020 Industry, Materials Sciences

Surface graphitization by microfocused soft X-rays and electron beams

Since the beginning of the XX century, our data storage is based on…
April 22, 2020 Industry, Materials Sciences


Tunable magnetic properties in manganese-doped nanowires

In December 1959, the physicist Richard Feynman gave an inspiring lecture titled “There’s…
March 17, 2020 Industry, Materials Sciences

A pinch of magnesium can affect the structure and the optical properties of transparent ceramics

Not only glasses and crystals but also ceramics are being employed in many…
October 19, 2018 Industry, Materials Sciences

Writing magnetism by irradiating carbon monoxide with electrons

Magnetic materials are a keystone in modern, information-based society. They are used in…
September 18, 2018 Industry, Materials Sciences

Study on DNA origami structures with gold nanoparticles gives new hints for nanoscale manufacturing

Origami is the art of paper folding often associated with Japanese culture. Researchers…
September 18, 2017 Industry, Materials Sciences

Scientists make Graphene nano ribbons shine

The element silicon is the basis of almost all electronic applications in use…