Offers a novel approach to a long-standing problem with great potential to conserve energy and resources.
Colloid and Polymer Science
An original work on biomimetic and self-repairing soft matter - the material of the future for sustainable, adaptive systems.
Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing
Gas plasmas are important in agriculture: plasma treatment of wheat seeds can significantly increase germination, seedling growth and quality.
Light: Science & Applications
Machine-learning-enabled mobile microscopes can be used to accurately and inexpensively monitor air quality and measure pollutants.
Journal of Modern Transportation
A must-read article that sheds light on the future opportunities as well as possible hurdles associated with AV technology.
Life on Earth has been leaving a trail of breadcrumb on lunar soil in the form of oxygen ions for billions of years.
Journal of Thermal Spray Technology
A must-read paper on a breakthrough 3D metal printing technology that could change the way many products are mass produced.
Lithium-ion battery energy storage technology for mobile and stationary applications has become an essential topic with regard to pollution and resources. Serious limitations, e.g. safety, cost and service life, still have to be overcome. The paper offers real solutions.
Journal of Thermal Science
This paper showcases Circulating Fluidized Boilers, which offer a clean coal burning technology, and represent a new generation combining high boiler efficiency and reduced pollutant emissions.
Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy
A must-read paper that reviews the state of the art of research and industry practice on demand response and the new methodology of transactive energy.
Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE A (Applied Physics & Engineering)
A significant new technology for olefin polymerization fluidized bed reactors based on acoustic emissions has proven to deliver reliable, stable operation.
Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry
This study on gender diversity at a national scientific conference can hopefully promote positive changes and provide a point of departure for a lasting solution.
Strength of Materials
The paper describes a promising technology for the fabrication and application of polymer composites with natural fiber reinforcement. Called eco-composites, they have the potential to significantly reduce pollution, given their ultimate disposability.
Nature Reviews Materials
Explains how luminescent solar concentrators can ‘invisibly’ integrate semi-transparent photovoltaics for near-zero-energy buildings.
Surfaces in contact are crucial to broad subfields of engineering. For the first time, top researchers competed to test the value of their contact theories.
This paper highlights a range of experiments that involved burning real houses and real content, representing a unique contribution to safer homes and better firefighting procedures.
Control Theory and Technology
This paper addresses the foundations of engineering game theory, which uses various concepts, theories and methodologies to help solve engineering design, operation, and control problems in a more canonical and systematic way including an overview of its applications.
Microsystem & Nanoengineering
This paper highlights a new real-time monitoring approach for live cells, which can be used in next-generation drug discovery and toxicology testing.
Space Science Reviews
To boldly go where no one has gone before. And return. Accompanying a space mission on its way to collect material from an asteroid.
Computational Astrophysics and Cosmology
This paper describes a numerical method that scales to the next generation of exa-scale supercomputers for simulating the evolution of galaxies.
Nobel laureate A. Yonath discusses peptide bonds in connection with the origin of life, and the question of what was first: the genetic code or its products?
Journal of Cheminformatics
Proposes a derivative mean from data science to develop predictive models applied to hot topics such as photovoltaic solar cells.
This paper offers the most comprehensive acoustic summary to date for marine mammal species in Australian waters.
Bioresources and Bioprocessing
This represents an important innovation that could potentially change the world, e.g. regarding medical and environmental analyses.
Multiscale and Multidisplinary Modeling, Experiments and Design
This article discusses a new methodology for risk management in preparation for any potential natural disaster.
European Physical Journal Plus
This intriguing paper discusses how a system of ring lasers could potentially be used to measure the general relativistic effects of Earth’s rotation.
This paper describes a cheap material for removal of heavy metal contamination from water that can be regenerated using household chemicals.
How do you stop dirty aluminium foil ending up as landfill? Convert it into a catalyst to make biofuels.
Timely article exploring carbon dioxide’s industrial potential in the direct conversion to gasoline, can CO2 be useful and not a curse?