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How to make a 'perfect' solar absorber

New system aims to harness the full spectrum of available solar radiation

02-10-2014

The key to creating a material that would be ideal for converting solar energy to heat is tuning the material's spectrum of absorption just right: It should absorb virtually all wavelengths of light that reach Earth's surface from the sun — but not much of the rest of the spectrum, since that ...

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Yale University and Leica Microsystems Partner to Establish Microscopy Center of Excellence

01-10-2014

On Monday, October 20, 2014, Yale University West Campus will open the doors to a new microscopy Center of Excellence made possible through a partnership with Leica Microsystems. Housed in a newly created core facility, the Leica Center of Excellence at Yale West Campus will provide scientists ...

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ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions awarded planning contract for propane dehydrogenation plant

26-09-2014

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions is making its Steam Active Reforming (STAR) process available to Formosa Plastics Corporation (FPC) for a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant in Texas, USA. The PDH plant is to be built at the petrochemical complex in Point Comfort. The contract awarded to ...

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Graphene imperfections key to creating hypersensitive 'electronic nose'

24-09-2014

Researchers have discovered a way to create a highly sensitive chemical sensor based on the crystalline flaws in graphene sheets. The imperfections have unique electronic properties that the researchers were able to exploit to increase sensitivity to absorbed gas molecules by 300 times. The study ...

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Eastman increases ESTERS prices

22-09-2014

Eastman Chemical Company is increasing prices on the following products Oct. 01, or as contracts allow. EASTMAN™ Ethyl Acetate, All Grades : Offlist Price increase of $USD 0.03/LB ($USD 0.07/KG).

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Toward making lithium-sulfur batteries a commercial reality for a bigger energy punch

19-09-2014

A fevered search for the next great high-energy, rechargeable battery technology is on. Scientists are now reporting they have overcome key obstacles toward making lithium-sulfur (Li-S) batteries, which have the potential to leave today's lithium-ion technology in the dust. Their study appears in ...

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Flexicon to Double U.S. Headquarters

18-09-2014

Flexicon Corporation has broken ground for an expansion that will double the size of its US headquarters, it was announced by President/CEO David Gill. "We built the current 91,000 sq ft (8,500 m2) facility in 2001 on an over-sized site owned by Flexicon that had acres of additional prime real ...

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Oxea Announces Global Price Increases for Acetate Esters

18-09-2014

Oxea will increase off-list prices on the following products effective October 1, 2014, or as contracts allow: USA, Canada, and Mexico Product October 1, 2014 Increase US$/lb i/n Butyl Acetate $0.04 n Propyl Acetate $0.04 South & Central America, Asia, Africa, and Middle ...

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The future face of molecular electronics

Thin layer of picene molecules attached to a silver surface maintain their structure and function, demonstrating potential for electronic applications

18-09-2014

The emerging field of molecular electronics could take our definition of portable to the next level, enabling the construction of tiny circuits from molecular components. In these highly efficient devices, individual molecules would take on the roles currently played by comparatively-bulky wires, ...

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Advanced light source sets microscopy record

Berkeley Lab researchers achieve highest resolution ever with X-ray microscopy

15-09-2014

A record-setting X-ray microscopy experiment may have ushered in a new era for nanoscale imaging. Working at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), a collaboration of researchers used low energy or "soft" X-rays to image structures only five ...

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