Rare earth elements await in waste

Journal Reference: Bing Deng, Xin Wang, Duy Xuan Luong, Robert A. Carter, Zhe Wang, Mason B. Tomson and James M. Tour. Rare earth elements from waste. Science Advances, 2022 DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abm3132 The Rice lab of chemist James Tour reports it has successfully extracted valuable rare earth elements (REE) from waste at yields high enough to … Read more

Windows that outsmart the elements

Journal Reference: Nathan Youngblood, Clément Talagrand, Benjamin F. Porter, Carmelo Guido Galante, Steven Kneepkens, Graham Triggs, Syed Ghazi Sarwat, Dmitry Yarmolich, Ruy S. Bonilla, Peiman Hosseini, Robert A. Taylor, Harish Bhaskaran. Reconfigurable Low-Emissivity Optical Coating Using Ultrathin Phase Change Materials. ACS Photonics, 2021; DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.1c01128 New research from the University of Pittsburgh and the University … Read more