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Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Carbides
Michael Naguib, Olha Mashtalir, Joshua Carle, Volker Presser, Jun Lu, Lars Hultman, Yury Gogotsi*, and Michel W. Barsoum* ACS Nano, 2012, 6 (2), pp 1322–1331 DOI: 10.1021/nn204153h
Prof. Yury Gogotsi has been appointed as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry. RSC is a very large professional society with about 51,000 members. According to Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Society_of_Chemistry) :
“The designation FRSC is given to a group of elected Fellows of the society who have made major contributions to chemistry and other interface disciplines. The names of Fellows are published each year in The Times (London).” Congratulations
Researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Drexel University’s College of Engineering have figured out a way to turn the rubber from old tires into material that can store energy. The research, which was recently published in the journal ChemSusChem. Read the full press release here.
Both Drexel University and Paul Sabatier University students provide a strong representation at the 2015 ISEECap meeting in France this week.
Mochalin and Gogotsi’s review “The properties and applications of nanodiamonds” is now #4 (#1 among reviews) on the list of the 10 most downloaded papers published by Nature Nanotechnology. Congratulations to all authors of this paper!