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Linan Zhou, a postdoctoral researcher at Rice University’s Laboratory for Nanophotonics, designed a copper-ruthenium photocatalyst for making syngas via a low-energy, low-temperature, dry-reforming process. (Photo by Jeff Fitlow/Rice University)
Gasification goes green

January 13, 2020

Rice University engineers have created a light-powered nanoparticle that could shrink the carbon footprint of a major segment…
DTU Researchers Make Molecular Movies of Photocatalysis About to Happen

November 29, 2016

Using sophisticated X-ray equipment and highly advanced computational chemistry methods, DTU researchers have shown that it is possible…
Scientists develop blueprint for building porous materials from molecules

November 23, 2016

Scientists at the University of Liverpool have developed a blueprint for controlling the packing of porous molecules into…
New therapeutic strategy for Alzheimer’s disease by catalysis

July 28, 2016

A University of Tokyo research group has developed a new photocatalyst that can sense and selectively oxygenate only…
Solar water splitting using particulate photocatalyst sheets

March 24, 2016

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have achieved a solar-to-hydrogen energy conversion efficiency of 1.1% using particulate photocatalyst…
New catalyst process uses light, not metal, for rapid polymerization

January 13, 2015

UC Santa Barbara researchers develop a metal-free Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization process that uses an organic-based photocatalyst Photo…
The world of titanium dioxide: Market dialogue and breakthrough

July 14, 2014

Products employing titanium dioxide as a photocatalyst are becoming more and more common in everyday life. The very…
Chemists Challenge Conventional Understanding of How Photocatalysis Works

May 22, 2014

From right to left: Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin and Chlty members in the Department of Chemistry at UC Riverside. PHOTO…
Team sheds new light on solar water-splitting process

December 3, 2013

With the help of a new method called “dual-electrode photoelectrochemistry,” University of Oregon scientists have provided new insight…
Core / shell photocatalyst with spatially separated cocatalysts for more efficient water splitting

September 18, 2013

Photocatalytic splitting of water uses sunlight to split water into hydrogen and oxygen. It is an environmentally friendly…
Fast pollutant degradation by nanosheets

June 18, 2013

Waste from textile and paint industries often contains organic dyes such as methylene blue as pollutants. Photocatalysis is…
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