My watch list
my.chemeurope.com  
Login  

4 Current news of Universität Greifswald

rss

You can refine your search further. Select from the filter options on the left to narrow down your results.

image description
Circular economy for plastics

Biotechnological solutions for degradation and recycling of plastics

15-Oct-2020

Plastics are wonderful materials. They are extremely versatile and of almost eternal durability. But that also causes a problem. After around 100 years of plastic production, plastic particles are almost everywhere: in ground water, the oceans, the air and the food chain. Across the globe, ...

more

image description
"Molecular scissors" for plastic waste

15-Apr-2019

A research team from the University of Greifswald and Helmholtz-Zentrum-Berlin (HZB) has solved the molecular structure of the important enzyme MHETase at BESSY II. MHETase was discovered in bacteria and together with a second enzyme - PETase - is able to break down the widely used plastic PET ...

more

image description
Spin current from heat

New material increases efficiency

22-Nov-2017

Electronic devices such as computers generate heat that mostly goes to waste. Physicists at Bielefeld University have found a way to use this energy: They apply the heat to generate magnetic signals known as 'spin currents'. In future, these signals could replace some of the electrical current in ...

more

Microbes as an Energy Source

A new generation of microbial fuel cells demonstrates amazingly high current density

25-Jun-2003

Fuel cells could be the energy source of the future for many applications, including in vehicles. The direct transformation of chemical to electrical energy without a detour involving combustion is what makes this technology so environmentally friendly. The breakthrough into broad usage hasn't ...

more

Page 1 From 1
Subscribe to e-mail updates relating to your search

You will receive via e-mail the latest search results matching your search criteria. This service is free of charge and can be cancelled at any time.

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE