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October 15, 2019
Universal Spin Diffusion Length in Polycrystalline Graphene
Graphene grown by chemical vapor deposition (CVD) is the most promising material for industrial-scale applications based on graphene monolayers. It also holds promise for spintronics; despite being polycrystalline, spin transport in CVD graphene has been measured over lengths up to 30 μm, which...Click to know more
August 12, 2019
Core-shell nanostructured organic redox polymer cathodes...
Electrodes based on organic redox active materials attract more and more attention due to their inherent advantages such as renewability, lightness, fast charge and discharge abilities, and more environmentally friendly features, just to name a few. Among the different active organic materials...Click to know more
July 24, 2019
Computational identification and experimental...
Computational identification and experimental confirmation of a new electride material: Sr3CrN3 In traditional materials, the electrons are localized mainly around the atom nuclei. An unusual family of materials called electrides present electron localization in off-nuclei positions leading...Click to know more
July 22, 2019
Un nouveau matériau pour les batteries du futur, made...
En bref : Le défi des énergies renouvelables ? Le stockage de l’énergie verte. Soit garder l’énergie lors de sa production et pouvoir l’utiliser ensuite quand on en a besoin La découverte des chercheur·euses de l’UCLouvain ? Un nouveau matériau ultra-performant et sûr,...Click to know more
March 11, 2019
Science Advances - Combining spintronics and...
Spin-related effects in thermoelectricity offer novel promising applications for the harvesting of thermal energy. With this perspective, coupling heat-driven transport with spintronics is at the heart of the rapidly emerging field of spin caloritronics. In a recent publication in Science...Click to know more