Analytical Chemistry

Chip Detects Multiple Waterborne Pathogens At Once

Chemnews // Apr 17th, 2014
Last year, Ishii and his colleagues demonstrated a more direct method, analyzing water spiked with known pathogens (Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 2013, DOI: 10.1128/AEM.00205-13). In the method,... 
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Chemical Engineering

Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Achievement Award

Chemnews // Jan 2nd, 2013
News January 1, 2013 Nominations for the 2013 round are now open Chemical Engineering magazine’s biennial prize is looking to honor the most noteworthy chemical engineering technology... 
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Materials Science

New, more versatile version of Geckskin: Gecko-like adhesives now useful for real world surfaces

Chemnews // Apr 18th, 2014
(Phys.org) —The ability to stick objects to a wide range of surfaces such as drywall, wood, metal and glass with a single adhesive has been the elusive goal of many research teams across... 
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New Research

Changeover in Head of Evonik’s Performance Polymers Business Unit

Chemnews // Apr 17th, 2014
17-04-2014: Effective June 1, 2014, Dr. Michael Pack will become Head of Evonik Industries’ Performance Polymers Business Unit. He succeeds Gregor Hetzke,... 
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Physical Chemistry

New self-healing plastics developed

Chemnews // Apr 11th, 2014
The KIT group headed by Christopher Barner-Kowollik uses the possibility of crosslinking functionalized fibers or small molecules by a reversible chemical reaction for the production of self-healing... 
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Chemical Engineering

Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Achievement Award

News January 1, 2013 Nominations for the 2013 round are now open Chemical Engineering magazine’s biennial prize is looking to...