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Research Highlights

Tunable sound transmission shapes up

Tunable sound transmission shapes up

Carefully designed crystal structures can now be tuned to control how they transmit acoustic waves.

A deadly delivery for breast cancer

A deadly delivery for breast cancer

Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles may help destroy difficult-to-treat triple-negative breast cancer tumors.

Catalysis steps into the third dimension

Catalysis steps into the third dimension

Nonsurfactant polymers template produces a highly porous, three-dimensional inorganic crystal to enhance catalysis and separation.

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Perspectives

Catalysis with a light touch

Pairing two catalysts in a single, illuminated reaction flask proves to be a light-bulb moment for organic synthesis.

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Closer ties for silver clusters

Surrounding silver nanoclusters with hydrogen-rich shells offers new opportunities in catalysis and opto-electronics.

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