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Lateral Office lights up New York City Garment District with "immersive urban instrument"
Dezeen.com

Canadian studio Lateral Office has installed 12 oversized seesaws that light up and make sounds on the streets of New York City's Garment District. Impulse occupies the pedestrian plazas on Broadway Avenue between 37th and 38th Streets. While on display, the … more…

Belvedere - Remstal Pavilion / Barkow Leibinger
Archdaily.com

Located at the intersection of several vineyards on the Kappelberg above the village of Fellbach, Belvedere is a project for “16 Stationen” (16 stations), which is a part of the Remstal Gartenschau 2019. Set in a place with a great panoramic view over the val… more…

Atomic tuning on cobalt enables an eightfold increase of hydrogen peroxide production
Phys.org

IBS scientists and their colleagues have recently report an ultimate electrocatalyst that addresses all of the issues that trouble H2O2 production. This new catalyst comprising the optimal Co-N4 molecules incorporated in nitrogen-doped graphene, Co1-NG(O), ex… more…

Hydrogen alarm for remote hydrogen leak detection
Phys.org

Hydrogen is considered as one of the promising alternative energy sources. Nevertheless, its application as an energy carrier is complicated due to its highly explosive nature when mixed with oxygen. These dangerous situations may arise, for example, in case … more…

[ASAP] Pressure-Induced Remarkable Enhancement of Self-Trapped Exciton Emission in One-Dimensional CsCu 2 I 3 with Tetrahedral Units
Acs.org

Self-trapped exciton (STE) emissions derived from inorganic octahedral units make metal halide perovskites promising photoluminescence materials for light-emitting applications. However, there is still little understanding of the intrinsic STE emissions in me… more…

Metasurface-integrated vertical cavity surface-emitting lasers for programmable directional lasing emissions
Nature.com

Non-intrusive integration of metasurfaces with vertical cavity surface-emitting lasers enables fully arbitrary wavefront control for directional laser emission. more…

Single‐Atom Catalysts in Catalytic Biomedicine
Wiley.com

The recent significant progress of single‐atom catalysts (SACs) is comprehensively discussed, with an emphasis on the catalytic reactions involved in versatile biomedical applications covering cancer treatment, wound disinfection, biosensing, and oxidative‐st… more…

Ultrafast Electrochemical Synthesis of Defect‐Free In2Se3 Flakes for Large‐Area Optoelectronics
Wiley.com

An ultrafast and scalable method is developed to produce defect‐free, solution‐processable In2Se3 nanosheets. According to the variation of the cathodic currents, three distinct stages, In2Se3 crystals, (THA+)xIn2Se3x− intercalation compounds, and decompositi… more…

3D‐Printed Structure Boosts the Kinetics and Intrinsic Capacitance of Pseudocapacitive Graphene Aerogels
Wiley.com

A surface‐functionalized 3D‐printed graphene aerogel achieves a benchmark areal capacitance of 2195 mF cm−2 and an ultrahigh intrinsic capacitance of 309.1 µF cm−2. This work for the first time demonstrates the essential role of 3D‐printed porous structure fo… more…

AZZ Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.17 Per Share
Yahoo.com

AZZ Inc. (NYSE: AZZ), a global provider of metal coating services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment and highly engineered services, today announced its Board of Directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.17 per sha… more…

Paints and Coatings Market Size to Reach $236.1 Billion by 2026; Increasing Number of Company Mergers Will Aid Growth, Says Fortune Business Insights™
Yahoo.com

The global Paints and Coatings Market size is projected to reach $236.1 billion by the end of 2026. According to a report published by Fortune Business Insights™, titled "Paints & Coatings Market Size, Share & Industry Analysis, By Resin (Epoxy, Acrylic, Poly… more…

Dubai Design Week: Top installations and brand picks
The Hindu

A month on, these designs from the Dubai Design Week continue to inspire and find takers more…

Metasurface-integrated vertical cavity surface-emitting lasers for programmable directional lasing emissions
Nature.com

Non-intrusive integration of metasurfaces with vertical cavity surface-emitting lasers enables fully arbitrary wavefront control for directional laser emission. more…

15 Canadian design talents test the boundaries of aluminium
Wallpaper.com

Aluminium may not have the nobility of bronze or the warmth of wood, but the utilitarian material is the unexpected focal point of a showcase of Canadian design, opening in Toronto this weekend. Organised by MSDS Studio and designer Jamie Wolfond, ‘Aluminum G… more…

Atomic tuning on cobalt enables an eightfold increase of H2O2 production
Eurekalert.org

IBS scientists and their colleagues have recently report an ultimate electrocatalyst that addresses all of the issues that trouble H2O2 production. This new catalyst comprising the optimal Co-N4 molecules incorporated in nitrogen-doped graphene, Co1-NG(O), ex… more…

Hydrogen alarm for remote hydrogen leak detection
Eurekalert.org

Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with the University of Chemistry and Technology of Prague proposed new sensors based on widely available optical fiber to ensure accurate detection of hydrogen molecules in the air. In the future, these systems can constit… more…

Anatomy of a Rover: The Mechanics of a Winning Student Vehicle Design
Robodaily.com

Huntsville AL (SPX) Jan 17, 2020 NASA's Human Exploration Rover Challenge isn't for the faint of heart. The critical thinking that goes into designing rovers and the hours spent building them require dedication from teams of students from high schools, colleg… more…

Microfabrication Using Shape‐Transforming Soft Materials
Wiley.com

This review discusses the properties of different classes of shape‐changing materials, the principle of shape transformation, possibilities to achieve complex shape transformation, and applications of shape‐changing materials in microfabrication and other fie… more…

Cafe Racer Kits Yamaha Fazer
Returnofthecaferacers.com

It’s getting easier and easier to build a cafe racer. It used to be that you’d either have to pay someone a lot of money to do it for you or you’d need to sink a heap of time into learning fabrication and mechanical skills. Thankfully these days there’s an in… more…

Dual metastability in electroless plating: Complex inertness enabling the deposition of composition‐tunable platinum copper alloy nanostructures
Wiley.com

Autocatalytic deposition represents a facile, versatile and scalable wet‐chemical tool for nanofabrication. However, the intricate component interplay in plating baths containing multiple metal species impedes alloy deposition. We resolved this challenge in t… more…