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Drinking water sucked from the dusty desert air
26-November-2018

An inexpensive hydrogel-based material efficiently captures moisture even from low-humidity air and then releases it on demand.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Biodiesel by-product helps fuel come clean
26-November-2018

A compound made from the glycerol by-product of biodiesel production could promote cleaner burning in vehicle engines.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Surface science concepts are up for revision
26-November-2018

Immersion could become the ultimate test for assessing the wetting properties of coating-free microtextured surfaces.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Energizing heat for smart appliances
20-November-2018

Materials that harvest heat and turn it into electricity could lead to more cost-effective devices.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Putting the squeeze on soot
14-November-2018

Understanding the effect pressure has on soot production during fuel combustion could help reduce polluting emissions.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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