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October 08, 2021
The first example of an iron(III) photosensitizer for...
Accessing Photoredox Transformations with an Iron(III) Photosensitizer and Green Light The scarcity of 2nd and 3rd row transition metals such as ruthenium, iridium, rhodium or osmium, coupled with a global desire for sustainable chemistry has led to the resurgence of research centered on...Click to know more
October 07, 2021
High-throughput computational search identifies new...
Thin film photovoltaic could grow as an important source of sustainable energy both in itself or in tandem with silicon solar cells. New absorber materials for thin film solar cell are needed to tackle the limitations from current technology in terms of toxicity, earth-abundance and long-term...Click to know more
August 20, 2021
Carbon black-polydopamine-ruthenium composite as a...
Chemical Engineering Journal, Volume 427, 1 January 2022, 131820 Carbon black-polydopamine-ruthenium composite as a recyclable boomerang catalyst for the oxidative cleavage of oleic acid Sebastian Gamez a, Ernesto de la Torre b, Eric M. Gaigneaux a a Institute of Condensed Matter and...Click to know more
August 17, 2021
2nd Carbon Dioxide Conversion Catalysis Virtual Conference
8-9 November 2021 The forthcoming 2nd Carbon Dioxide Conversion Catalysis Virtual Conference taking place from 08-09 November 2021. Organised by Fusion Online, a Cambridge, UK based family-run organisation. Whilst we wait for the impacts of COVID to settle, Arjan Kleij (CIQ) and...Click to know more
July 12, 2021
Prof. B. Hackens
The Achilles tendon of graphene quantum Hall effect
The team of B. Hackens in the NAPS/IMCN laboratory at UCLouvain, in collaboration with the group of C. Stampfer in RWTH Aachen, revealed a new detailed microscopic picture of the “quantum Hall effect” in graphene. This breakthrough was made possible thanks to experimental data obtained by...Click to know more