February 19, 2024 Materials Sciences

Switch on, switch off: modulating magnetic properties of nanolayers

Magnetic anisotropy, which is the directional dependence of the magnetic properties of a…
August 10, 2023 Catalysis, Materials Sciences

Describing low-temperature CO oxidation on platinum-ceria-based catalysts

CO oxidation is an important reaction in preventing the emission of toxic fumes…
June 20, 2023 Chemistry, Materials Sciences

Characterising a cleaner way to produce ammonia

Ammonia (NH3), a widely used chemical, is also a critical substance for producing…
April 13, 2023 Chemistry, Materials Sciences

Ion beams at small accelerator facilities can effectively serve in material modification studies

It’s since the 50s that it’s possible to employ swift heavy ions, accelerated…
April 7, 2023 Chemistry, Materials Sciences

A novel supramolecular approach to engineer Nanoribbons for LECs

Light-emitting electrochemical cells (LECs) are solid-state devices that generate light from an electric…
March 23, 2023 Applied Physics, Materials Sciences

Scientists tested a complementary approach to assess the magnetic properties at the interface of different materials

Modern and future applications of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) will increasingly rely…
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’…
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…