<b>Sparc Technologies sets out to become a significant developer of graphene products</b>

Sparc Technologies sets out to become a significant developer of graphene products

Sparc Technologies recently announced the acquisition of Australian company Graphene Technology Solutions (GTS), as well as its plan to become a “significant developer of graphene-based products that will disrupt and transform industrial...
<b>Small: the advantages of self-assembled nanoparticles of docetaxel dimer precursor bridged by diselen</b>

Small: the advantages of self-assembled nanoparticles of docetaxel dimer precursor bridged by diselen

cancer is a serious threat to human health life. Chemotherapy is one of the most effective means to treat cancer at present. It is also called the three major means of cancer treatment together with surgery radiotherapy. However at this sta...
<b>Novel Microorganism can Produce Biodiesel Precursors from Discarded Cardboard Boxes</b>

Novel Microorganism can Produce Biodiesel Precursors from Discarded Cardboard Boxes

Automobile exhaust emitted by fossil-fuel-based vehicles, especially those operating on diesel, is known to be a major source of fine dust and greenhouse gases. Using biodiesel instead of diesel is an effective way of coping with climate ch...
<b>Animal-free method predicts nanoparticle toxicity for safer industrial materials</b>

Animal-free method predicts nanoparticle toxicity for safer industrial materials

Researchers at Helmholtz Zentrum München together with scientists across Europe developed a novel animal-free method to predict the toxic effect of nanoparticles to the human lung. The method aims to enable the safety-by-design development...
<b>Researchers synthesize nanoparticles tailored for special applications</b>

Researchers synthesize nanoparticles tailored for special applications

“Core-shell” clusters pave the way for new efficient nanomaterials that make catalysts, magnetic and laser sensors or measuring devices for detecting electromagnetic radiation more efficient. Whether in innovative high-tech materials, m...
<b>Advanced energy materials: hierarchical multi-element nanoparticles as bifunctional catalysts for oxy</b>

Advanced energy materials: hierarchical multi-element nanoparticles as bifunctional catalysts for oxy

Oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) oxygen evolution reaction (OER) of oxygen electrode are the basic components of metal air battery. In order to overcome the complex slow four electron transfer process it is necessary to prepare efficient inex...
<b>Deep Unsupervised Drum Transcription</b>

Deep Unsupervised Drum Transcription

Deep learning-based models help to improve transcription systems. In this task, the score is estimated from the input audio. However, most of the current systems rely on supervised learning and require a large-scale annotated dataset. A r...
<b>Graphene additives show a new way to control the structure of organic crystals</b>

Graphene additives show a new way to control the structure of organic crystals

A research team at the University of Manchester has shown that by tuning the surface properties of graphene, it is possible to change the type of polymorphs produced. Glycine, the simplest amino acid, has been used as reference molecule, wh...
<b>Thermal MagIC: New NIST Project to Build Nano-Thermometers Could Revolutionize Temperature Imaging</b>

Thermal MagIC: New NIST Project to Build Nano-Thermometers Could Revolutionize Temperature Imaging

Thermal MagIC: New NIST Project to Build Nano-Thermometers Could Revolutionize Temperature Imaging...