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February 07, 2020
Heterogeneous Catalysis - Prof. Eric GAIGNEAUX
For the 6th consecutive year, Professor Eric Gaigneaux has gone to teach heterogeneous catalysis to master students in the “chemical engineer” course of the Escuela Politecnica Nacional de Quito (Ecuador). In a 4-day intensive course, he first teaches the basic principles of this field of...Click to know more
January 07, 2020
Band-structure spin-filtering in vertical spin-valves...
Band-structure spin-filtering in vertical spin-valves based on chemical vapor deposited WS_2 Spin transport in WS2-based 2D-magnetic tunnel junctions (2D-MJTs) is reported, unveiling a band structure spin filtering effect specific to the transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs) family....Click to know more
December 23, 2019
Hollow zeolite microspheres give enzymes a home
Building multifunctional hybrid materials that integrate both bio- and chemo-catalytic functionalities is a promising way to carry out multistep chemical reactions in a more sustainable fashion. Yet, the combination of an enzyme and a heterogeneous catalyst is not straightforward, for example in...Click to know more
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