<b>Bayer strategically and operationally successful</b>

Bayer strategically and operationally successful

Bayer was strategically and operationally successful last year. “We delivered in 2019 and kept our promises in all areas,” Werner Baumann, Chairman of the Board of Management, said on Thursday at the Financial News Conference in Leverku...
<b>3D printed corals could improve bioenergy and help coral reefs</b>

3D printed corals could improve bioenergy and help coral reefs

Researchers from Cambridge University and University of California San Diego have 3D printed coral-inspired structures that are capable of growing dense populations of microscopic algae. Their results, reported in the journal Nature Communi...
<b>Artificial Intelligence has learned to estimate oil viscosity</b>

Artificial Intelligence has learned to estimate oil viscosity

A group of Skoltech scientists developed machine learning (ML) algorithms that can teach artificial intelligence (AI) to determine oil viscosity based on nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) data. The new method can come in handy for the petrol...
<b>Explained: Quantum engineering</b>

Explained: Quantum engineering

Quantum computers could usher in a golden age of computing power, solving problems intractable on today’s machines. Since the 1940s, classical computers have improved at breakneck speed. Today you can buy a wristwatch with more computing ...
<b>LEDs from bacterial production</b>

LEDs from bacterial production

In the FET Open project ENABLED, TU Graz protein-designer Gustav Oberdorfer is working together with researchers from Spain and Italy on environmentally friendly and inexpensive light-emitting diodes. The basis for this vision is being laid...
<b>Graphene flakes as an ultra-fast stopwatch</b>

Graphene flakes as an ultra-fast stopwatch

Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), working with colleagues from the USA and Germany, have developed a new optical detector from graphene which reacts very rapidly to incident light of all different wavelengths an...
<b>CO2 tracking in space</b>

CO2 tracking in space

CO 2 concentrations in the air continue to rise rapidly, and a rapid reduction in man-made emissions is becoming increasingly important. In order to assess the effectiveness of political measures, timely and reliable emission levels are nee...
<b>The high cost of methanol industry in China</b>

The high cost of methanol industry in China

The high cost of methanol industry in China...
<b>Cobalt atoms on graphene - a powerful combo</b>

Cobalt atoms on graphene - a powerful combo

Graphene doped with nitrogen and augmented with cobalt atoms has proven to be an effective, durable catalyst for the production of hydrogen from water, according to scientists at Rice University. The Rice lab of chemist James Tour and colle...
<b>Artificial Chemist 2.0: Quantum dot R&D in less than an hour</b>

Artificial Chemist 2.0: Quantum dot R&D in less than an hour

This color wheel of quantum dots highlights some of the colors that can be made with Artificial Chemist 2.0. Credit: Milad Abolhasani, NC State University A new technology, called Artificial Chemist 2.0, allows users to go from requesting a...