New Study Unveils Direct Synthesis of FCMs via Solid-State Mechanochemical Reaction Between Graphite and PTFE
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Advanced Functional Materials on July 27, 2023.
Abstract Fluorinated carbon materials (FCMs) have received significant attention, because of their exceptional stability, which is associated with the strong C-F bonding, the strongest among carbon single bonds. However, the fluorination of... Read More
Their findings have been published in the April 2023 issue of Nature Communications
Abstract Potassium oxide (K2O) is used as a promotor in industrial ammonia synthesis, although metallic potassium (K) is better in theory. The reason K2O is used is because metallic K, which volatilizes around 400 °C, separates from the cat... Read More
Ten UNIST researchers distinguished themselves with inclusion in the 2022 list of Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Plc.
Ten UNIST researchers have once again distinguished themselves with inclusion in the prestigious ‘Highly Cited Researchers (HCR)‘ for 2022. This was the highest ever achieved among universities in South Korea, this year. Clariva... Read More
Six scientists from UNIST were named to the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2020 list.
Six UNIST researchers have once again distinguished themselves with inclusion in the prestigious Clarivate Analytics list of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ for 2020. The annual list, published on November 18, includes researchers with multiple... Read More
The findings of this research have been published in Nano Energy on July 6, 2020.
A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has presented a new class of efficient catalysts, made from inexpensive carbon compounds and ruthenium (Ru). These novel catalysts are stable and display both efficient catalytic activity and improved e... Read More
Their findings have been published in the Journal Materials Chemistry A on May 29, 2020.
An international research team, affiliated with UNIST has developed a new electrocatalyst for aqueous Zn–CO2 system, while eliminating carbon the harmful greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2). This is expected to further accelerate the commer... Read More
Their findings have been published in Nature Communications on March 9, 2020.
Researchers throughout the world are working actively to accelerate the development of new catalysts that can greatly cut the cost of hydrogen production. A number of breakthrough catalysts have been reported, yet their expected performance... Read More
Their findings have been published in the online version of Science Advances on November 1, 2019.
Nitrogen doping has emerged as a way to compensate for the shortcomings of graphene, the so-called Dream Material. Through this process, nitrogen is intercalated between carbon layers, which gives the graphene better properties. Besides, wi... Read More
UNIST has 6 scientists named in the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list.
Six UNIST researchers have distinguished themselves with inclusion in the the prestigious Clarivate Analytics list of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ for 2019. The annual list, published on November 20, includes researchers with multiple papers... Read More
Their findings have been published in the April 2019 issue of Advanced Materials.
A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has unveiled a new way to turn discarded eggshells into hydrogen, an innovative and alternative energy for the future. The new method, which is used as a catalyst for the conversion of alchohols to hydr... Read More