July 7th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
Students from the University of California, Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering have developed a roof tile coating that combats nitrogen oxides by breaking them down and eliminating them to reduce pollution and smog.
July 2nd, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
The International Symposium on Ceramic Materials and Components for Engines Series is an opportunity for scientists, engineers, researchers, and manufacturers to come together to encourage and promote ceramic research for energy and environmental applications.
June 25th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest for June 25, 2014.
June 19th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
A new material developed by scientists at Rice University may help ease some of the burdens behind natural gas preparation by replacing current costly and energy-intensive techniques to isolate natural gas from contaminating carbon dioxide gases from natural gas wells.
June 16th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
Last week, the House Appropriations Committee presented the fiscal year 2015 Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill that keeps funding for the Department of Energy’s programs and research flat
June 12th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
A new project seeks to improve access by raising the roof—a special concrete roof, that is, complete with a bio-concrete system to transform collected rain to safe drinking water
June 11th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest for June 11, 2014.
June 6th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Bird advocacy groups estimate that hundreds of millions of birds die every year from bird-on-glass collisions in the U.S. alone, but ceramic frit glass and UV-patterned glass can help birds see the glass to protect them from collisions
June 4th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
In Japan, where the typical home lasts just three decades and is worth nothing after 15 years, it’s common that homeowners have nothing to show for their 30 years of mortgage payments.
June 3rd, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest for June 3,