June 14th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
In the mission to make glass smarter, researchers at the University of Adelaide in Australia have developed a method for embedding light-emitting nanoparticles into glass without losing any of the nanoparticles' unique properties.
December 9th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Sodium-ions in a standard battery format, new form of iron oxide has surprising characteristics, and other materials stories that may be of interest for December 9, 2015.
April 14th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Other materials stories that may be of interest for April 15,
March 11th, 2014 | by April Gocha, PhD
Scientists have created antimicrobial ceramics from yttrium silicate that can perform photon upconversion to kill bacteria on the ceramic's surfaces.