RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS

The research groups of the Thomas Young Centre frequently publish important advances that are of interest to a wide multi-disciplinary audience. The items on our "Science Highlights" pages are short summaries of some of these advances, usually based on publications in high-impact journals.

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17/03/2017

Recent experiments demonstrate the superior activity of Co-decorated MoS2 materials towards the removal of oxygen from organic molecules, a reaction of interest in converting biomass to hydrocarbon fuels. TYC researchers elucidate the effect of Co doping on these materials.

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26/08/2016

Researchers have characterized each chemical reaction step that results in the reduction of oxygen by hydrogenase, reports Nature Chemistry. 

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10/05/2016

The TYC@Imperial was successfully awarded the EPSRC Institutional Sponsorship 2015. As part of the award we offered the TYC PDRA Outgoing Visit Prize scheme opportunities to Post-Doctoral Research Associates (PDRAs) within the TYC.

Dr Anne Guilbert, Department of Physics, ICL was one of the winners.

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05/05/2016

TYC Researchers have discovered a material that could compensate for the damaging expansion that takes place when electronic components are heated.

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