Solvation science alive

RESOLV Press Releases

04
Aug 2014
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A protecting umbrella against oxygen

Nature Chem.: Toward fuel cells built from renewable and abundant components - Scientists from Bochum und Mülheim report.

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09
Jul 2014
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RUB chemists develop novel catalyst with two functions

Angew. Chem.: Carbon compound can facilitate water electrolysis and hydrogen combustion - Hope for more cost-efficient metal-air batteries and fuel...

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03
Jul 2014
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“Work environment” affects protein properties

JACS: RESOLV: Hydration water as mediator between protein and its environment - Understanding the influence of the cellular environment with simple...

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26
May 2014

Wissenschaftsministerin legt Grundstein für Forschungsbau an der RUB

ZEMOS bündelt Expertise zu Lösungsmittelprozessen - Übergabe an RUB für Februar 2016 geplant

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28
Mar 2014
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Terahertz dance of amino acids

JACS: RUB chemists explain the fingerprint of dissolved glycine in the Terahertz range - Combination of molecular-dynamics simulations and...

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11
Mar 2014

Startschuss für Forschungsbau ZEMOS

Expertise zu Lösungsmittelprozessen bündeln - Grundsteinlegung für Mai geplant

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18
Feb 2014
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Feste Flüssigkeiten

Adv. Funct. Mat.: Chemiker entwickeln neuartige Funktionsmaterialien für die Wärmespeicherung - Kooperation von Forschern aus Bochum und Cambridge.

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20
Nov 2013
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Bio-based solar cell

Angew. Chem.: RUB researchers generate electricity rather than biomass with photosynthetic proteins - Efficient integration of photosystems 1 and 2...

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24
Sep 2013
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New theory for analysing interacting nuclear spins in solvents

Angew. Chem.: Detection of long-range effects changes interpretation of NMR spectra - Early success for the RUB’s excellence cluster RESOLV. This...

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22
Aug 2013
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Science and Family

„National Postdoctoral Award Program for Advancing Women in Science“ for Dr. Moran Grossman

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17
Jun 2013
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Sometimes less is more

Nature Chem.: RUB researchers unmask Janus-faced nature of mechanical forces with the Jülich supercomputer. Reaction speed does not always increase in...

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28
May 2013
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All about solvation science

Official starting signal for the Cluster of Excellence RESOLV - International Opening Symposium at the RUB

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07
May 2013
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How much a single cell breathes

Angew. Chem.: Scanning electrochemical microscopy decisively optimised - RUB researchers measure oxygen consumption of individual cells.

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29
Apr 2013
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Mysterious catalyst explained - How tiny gold particles aid the production of plastic components

Angew. Chem.: RUB researchers coorporate and use gold nanoparticles as catalysts.

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17
Apr 2013
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Communicator-Preis 2013 an Metin Tolan

Dortmunder Wissenschaftler wird für seine vielfältige und besonders originelle Vermittlung physikalischer Fragen und Forschungsergebnisse in...

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14
Mar 2013
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Chemical chameleon tamed

Phys. Rev. Lett.: RUB researchers give floppy molecule a structure through solvent effects - Computer simulations show: protonated methane is tamed by...

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12
Mar 2013
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Small particles with a bright future

EU funds “LUMINET” project with 3.6 million Euros - Novel luminescent materials to reduce global energy demand

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21
Feb 2013
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When water speaks - Solvents make catalysts more efficient

Phys. Rev. Lett.: RUB researchers analyse interfaces between water and catalyst with computer simulations. Prof. Dominik Marx and coworkers describe...

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01
Jan 2013
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Dance of water molecules turns fire-coloured beetles into antifreeze artists

PNAS: RUB researchers and colleagues describe new mode of action for antifreeze proteins.

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