Stories with the tag: Chemistry
Researchers caught this iron-based catalyst in the act of splitting a hydrogen molecule in two. This will help them develop cheaper fuel cells by using catalysts based on common metals.
Release Date: 4/23/2014
One type of electron transport -- part of how organisms breathe -- uses a novel evolutionary design principle to keep electrons moving smoothly along molecular wires in bacteria.
Release Date: 1/15/2014
Researchers can now view a battery at work in the high magnification world of transmission electron microscopy.
Release Date: 12/26/2013
PNNL scientists will present research on carbon sequestration at shale gas sites, water needs for energy production and climate-induced changes in microbes at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Dec. 9-13.
Release Date: 12/6/2013
Scientists have captured redox reactions inside living cells of Synechococcus, a tiny organism that’s big in the world of biofuels research.
Release Date: 11/25/2013
PNNL’s Carlos Fraga has been named a 2013 HENAAC Luminary by the Great Minds in STEM™ organization for his significant contributions to the Hispanic technical community and for demonstrating noteworthy milestones in carrying the torch for promoting career
Release Date: 9/25/2013
PNNL Laboratory Fellow Morris Bullock has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry for his significant contributions to the chemical sciences
Release Date: 9/23/2013
PNNL is leading a $2.7-million project to develop a novel process to extract the lightweight metal magnesium from seawater. The process could ultimately make fuel-efficient transportation more affordable and expand the American magnesium market.
Release Date: 9/19/2013
One molecule can crystallize into two different colors due to a slight variation in one weak chemical bond. Called agostomers, this is the first time scientists have crystallized two variations and were surprised to see the different hues.
Release Date: 8/2/2013
PNNL scientists Sam Bryan and Dave Koppenaal selected as Fellows in the American Chemical Society for outstanding achievements and contributions to science and the profession of chemistry.
Release Date: 7/31/2013