<b>G6 Materials closes $1,001,000 private placement</b>

G6 Materials closes $1,001,000 private placement

G6 Materials (formerly Graphene 3D Lab) has announced that it has closed a non-brokered private placement to raise aggregate proceeds of around $1,001,000. The Company intends to use the proceeds of the private placement to fund the design,...
<b>New Ceiling Fan Quickly Cools the Room While Saving Energy</b>

New Ceiling Fan Quickly Cools the Room While Saving Energy

Vortec, a spin-off company from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has launched a new ceiling fan on Nov. 2, that uses half the energy of a conventional fan to cool a small room twice as quickly. Based on original...
<b>New fullerene crystal production method 50 times faster than predecessor</b>

New fullerene crystal production method 50 times faster than predecessor

(a) Photo of produced FFMP on quarts plate and (b)-(d) scanning electron microscope images of samples. Researchers from Yokohama National University and the University of Electro-Communications in Japan have developed a highly efficient tec...
<b>Crystalline 'nanobrush' clears way to advanced energy and information tech</b>

Crystalline 'nanobrush' clears way to advanced energy and information tech

Researchers synthesized a tiny structure with high surface area and discovered how its unique architecture drives ions across interfaces to transport energy or information. Their 'nanobrush' contains bristles made of alternating crystal shee...
<b>Advanced materials: high efficiency synthesis of ammonia at room temperature with mixed valence coppe</b>

Advanced materials: high efficiency synthesis of ammonia at room temperature with mixed valence coppe

ammonia is widely used in daily life such as fertilizer food transportation. At present the industrial preparation of ammonia is mainly completed by Haber method which requires high temperature high pressure the harsh reaction conditions of...
<b>Study Takes Detailed Look at Gamma Rays Produced by Pion Decays</b>

Study Takes Detailed Look at Gamma Rays Produced by Pion Decays

A group of researchers including scientists from the RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science, University of Tokyo, Nagoya University, and the Japan Atomic Energy Agency used the spin-polarized Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider at Br...
<b>Hot Stuff: Unusual thermal diode rectifies heat in both directions</b>

Hot Stuff: Unusual thermal diode rectifies heat in both directions

Dual-mode thermal rectification could be a game changer for a range of industrial and medical applications....
<b>Undruggable diseases gain a new RNA drug-discovery tool</b>

Undruggable diseases gain a new RNA drug-discovery tool

Scripps Research Chemist Matthew Disney, PhD, and graduate student Blessy Suresh in their Jupiter, Florida lab. Imagine trying to throw a bullseye when the dartboard lies buried within a crumpled box. That's the challenge faced by scientist...
<b>Cooling electronics efficiently with graphene-enhanced heat pipes</b>

Cooling electronics efficiently with graphene-enhanced heat pipes

Researchers have found that graphene-based heat pipes can help solve the problems of cooling electronics and power systems used in avionics, data centres, and other power electronics....
<b>'Whispering gallery' effect controls electron beams with light</b>

'Whispering gallery' effect controls electron beams with light

When you speak softly in one of the galleries of St Paul's cathedral, the sound runs so easily around the dome that visitors anywhere on its circumference can hear it. This striking phenomenon has been termed the 'whispering gallery' effect,...