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New photonic effect could speed drug development
  1. New photonic effect could speed drug development

    Twisted semiconductor nanostructures convert red light into the twisted blue light in tiny volumes, which may help develop chiral drugs.

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  2. 1,000-cycle lithium-sulfur battery could quintuple electric vehicle ranges

    The nanofibers recycled from Kevlar vests are harnessed in a biomimetic design to help solve a battery’s longevity problem.

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  3. In the news: Michigan Engineering experts December 6-10

    Highlights include NPR, Bloomberg, and Scientific American.

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  4. $3.4M to turn up the heat at solar-thermal plants

    Improved heat-trapping materials for solar thermal energy could help the U.S. meet its goal of cutting solar energy costs in half by 2030.

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  5. Resurrecting quasicrystals: Findings could make an exotic material commercially viable

    Self-healing phenomenon could reduce defects that rendered quasicrystals impractical.

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  6. $2M to replace fossil fuels with solar power in fertilizer production

    The new approach could enable farmers to produce ammonia on-site, and also reduce CO2 emissions from fertilizer production.

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  7. Remembering H. Scott Fogler, 1939-2021

    He changed the chemical engineering profession as a researcher, scholar, author, and, most importantly, a skilled and accomplished educator.

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  8. Machine learning links material composition and performance in catalysts

    Understanding how to design better catalysts could enable sustainable energy tech and make everyday chemicals more environmentally friendly.

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  9. Lola Eniola-Adefeso named next ADGPE

    “I am delighted to work with Michigan Engineering leadership to reimagine graduate education for a post-pandemic world.”

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  10. Solving the plastic shortage

    New catalyst could stabilize supplies of one of the world’s most important plastics.

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