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Detecting mercury with gold [Asia Research News 2018 Inventions and Innovations]
14-May-2018

Researchers in Ireland have found a strong contender for a portable mercury sensor: individual gold nanorods.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Mimicking a sweet solution to mop up pollution
11-May-2018

A fast and safe method to prepare a 3D porous material that mimics the shape of a honeycomb could have broad applications from catalysis to drug delivery or for filtering air to remove pollutants or viruses.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Smart skin for flexible monitoring
6-May-2018

An electronic tag that stretches and flexes while it records location and environmental data can monitor marine animals in their natural habitat.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Lining MOF pockets to detect noxious gases
3-May-2018

Custom-made gas-sensing material could lead to inexpensive devices for real-time air quality analysis.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Controlling the crystal structure of gallium oxide
3-May-2018

Precise control of the atomic structure of gallium-oxide layers improves the development of high-power electronic devices.

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