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Using the inner shell spectroscopy (ISS) beamline at NSLS-II, to analyse nanomaterials that work as catalysts for fuel cells. Credit: Brookhaven National Laboratory.

Synthesising catalysts for energy storage

Materials World magazine
Research into catalyst materials for hydrogen fuel cells could significantly reduce the cost of viable renewable energy. Rhiannon Garth Jones reports.
The sensor probes are formed by a 100nm thick layer of gold as it is resilient and does not interfere with cell chemistry. CREDIT: © 2018 SOMEYA GROUP.

Monitoring the beating heart

Materials World magazine
A nano sensor to monitor heart cells with minimal disruption has been developed by Japanese engineers. Katherine Williams reports.

Government Publishes "Running an oil or gas business if there's no Brexit deal"

Oil & Gas Division
The UK Government has prepared advice for companies in the UK to help them prepare, in the event that no deal is reached ahead of the exit date.

Wood in Ethiopia

The Wood Technology Society
WTS Board Member, Jim Coulson reports. "I recently visited Tigray Province in Ethiopia, as part of a study tour organised by my International Wood Committee. The focus was primarily on...

Timber 2019 - Call for Papers

The Wood Technology Society
This event provides a forum to present academic and industrial research in timber. A poster session will allow additional opportunities to showcase early-stage research and demonstrate industrial product development. Don’t...

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