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Light at the end of the nanotunnel for future catalysts

Light at the end of the nanotunnel for future catalysts

Press releases   •   Nov 13, 2019 07:00 GMT

Using a new type of nanoreactor, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have succeeded in mapping catalytic reactions on individual metallic nanoparticles. Their work could help improve chemical processes, and lead to better catalysts and more environmentally friendly chemical technology. The results are published in the journal Nature Communications.

Chalmers Ventures the top university incubator in the Nordics

Chalmers Ventures the top university incubator in the Nordics

Press releases   •   Nov 07, 2019 15:31 GMT

Chalmers Ventures is the top university incubator in the Nordics, and in the top 10 globally, according to the latest rankings from UBI Global. Chalmers Ventures was also praised for its effective gender equality work, and was recognised in the category ‘Most Promising – Women Founders’.

A new concept could make more environmentally friendly batteries possible

A new concept could make more environmentally friendly batteries possible

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2019 07:01 BST

A new concept for an aluminium battery has twice the energy density as previous versions, is made of abundant materials, and could lead to reduced production costs and environmental impact. The idea has potential for large scale use, including storage of solar and wind energy. The researchers are from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, and the National Institute of Chemistry, Slovenia.

Graphene sets the stage for the next generation of THz astronomy detectors

Graphene sets the stage for the next generation of THz astronomy detectors

Press releases   •   Sep 11, 2019 07:02 BST

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology have demonstrated a detector made from graphene that could revolutionize the sensors used in next-generation space telescopes. The findings were recently published in the scientific journal Nature Astronomy.

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David Kiefer, Doctoral Student in Applied Chemistry, Chalmers University of Technology

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"Through this 'double doping' process, the semiconductor can therefore become twice as effective," says David Kiefer, PhD student in the ...

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Christian Müller, Professor in Polymer Science, Chalmers University of Technology

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"Double doping will increase the competitiveness of organic electronics overall. It may allow to improve emerging technologies such as or...

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Christian Müller and David Kiefer, Chalmers University of Technology

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Piezo-electric textiles

Piezo-electric textiles

Double doping could improve the power density of piezoelectric textiles. The example pictured comes from the research of Doctor Anja Lund.

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The patient commanding a virtual arm

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The patient commanding a virtual arm at the first follow-up after surgery, without training, owing to the fact that control information i...

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A video showing the artificial wrist joint in action.

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Vibration tests in Karlskoga, Sweden

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The receiver is subjected to tough vibration tests at Bofors Test Centre in Karlskoga. Video (10 sec) available. Credit: Leif Helldner/Ch...

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The textile generates electricity when the fibers are deformed

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When the textile is stretched or exposed to pressure, the deformation of the piezoelectric fibres (pink) causes a reorganisation of the c...

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Earlier research results connected to the press release "Large areas of the Brazilian rainforest at risk of losing protection".

Quantum Flagship – press dossier

Quantum Flagship – press dossier

Documents   •   Oct 29, 2018 11:00 GMT

Released on Oct 29 2018, at 12.00PM (CET).

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Quantum Technology

Quantum Technology

Documents   •   Nov 15, 2017 07:40 GMT

Fact sheet about the quantum revolution, central quantum phenomena and quantum technology.

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