<b>In 2012, the domestic soda ash market showed a downward trend</b>

In 2012, the domestic soda ash market showed a downward trend

In 2012, the domestic soda ash market showed a downward trend...
<b>Weak forces are strong enough to align semiconductor nanoparticles</b>

Weak forces are strong enough to align semiconductor nanoparticles

Zinc oxide nanoparticle alignment. A PNNL research team has discovered that atomic forces thought to be "weak" can actually exert more control than has been understood. And that new discovery, published February 25 in the journal Nature Com...
<b>Billabong graphene-enhanced wetsuits are now shipping</b>

Billabong graphene-enhanced wetsuits are now shipping

Billabong's Furnace range of wet-suites, enhanced with graphene materials, are now shipping. Billabong is offering a full range of Furnace suits which are all made from recycled nylon fibers infused with graphene to increase warmth and perf...
<b>Glass demand drops, soda ash producers cut production capacity</b>

Glass demand drops, soda ash producers cut production capacity

Glass demand drops, soda ash producers cut production capacity...
<b>Review of China's sulfur market in 2012 and prospect forecast in 2013</b>

Review of China's sulfur market in 2012 and prospect forecast in 2013

Review of China's sulfur market in 2012 and prospect forecast in 2013...
<b>Method Proposed to Measure Atom Sizes and Intermolecular Interactions</b>

Method Proposed to Measure Atom Sizes and Intermolecular Interactions

When supercomputers are used to design novel drugs and electronic devices work on a nanoscale, it becomes highly significant for researchers to interpret the behavior of adjacent molecules toward one another....
<b>The contribution mechanism of advanced materials in hybrid oxygen capacitors</b>

The contribution mechanism of advanced materials in hybrid oxygen capacitors

As a new generation of energy storage system for wearable electronic devices zinc ion hybrid capacitor has attracted wide attention due to its high safety low cost environment-friendly characteristics. However the limited capacity of carbon...
<b>Similarity-based Self-Learning for Image Denoising</b>

Similarity-based Self-Learning for Image Denoising

The task of image denoising is being solved by employing deep convolutional neural networks nowadays. However, these usually require many pairs of images to train the networks. They also do not use self-similarities or repeated patterns. A r...
<b>A dash of salt could revolutionize drug delivery and bio-analysis</b>

A dash of salt could revolutionize drug delivery and bio-analysis

A spoonful of sugar may make the medicine go down, but a new study suggests a dash of salt is key to progressing important medical areas such as drug delivery and biological sample analysis....
<b>Ultraviolet light exposure enhances the protective ability of synthetic melanin</b>

Ultraviolet light exposure enhances the protective ability of synthetic melanin

Melanin's high refractive index (RI) and broadband absorption capability contribute to the pigment's ability to protect against ultraviolet radiation (UV). These optical properties also contribute to the vibrant structural colors seen in bi...