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Perovskite LEDs embrace their flaws

Oct 22, 2020

Chemical treatments enable low-cost light sources to emit specific colors on demand.


Professor Osman Bakr has been awarded the Abdul Hameed Shoman Prize

Oct 06, 2020

KCC professor of Chemical Science and Engineering, Osman Bakr, recently received the Abdul Hameed Shoman Award for Arab Researchers.


A star is born

Sep 15, 2020

Unique star-shaped polymers have highly tunable properties that will open up a range of new applications.


Phasing out a microscope's tricks

Sep 10, 2020

Imaging artifacts discovered in high-resolution electron microscopes may impact development of next-generation electronic devices.


Peel-apart surfaces drive transistors to the ledge

Sep 08, 2020

Surfaces featuring atomic-scale ledges and steps can act as reusable templates for producing nanoelectronic components.

Making more of methane

Sep 02, 2020

Looking closely at the chemical process that transforms methane into useful products could help unveil more efficient ways to use natural gas.


Copper nanoclusters shape up

Aug 16, 2020

Atomically precise nanocluster may provide fresh direction for nanocatalysts.


Space invaders as MOFs act as liquids

Aug 10, 2020

Modified metal organic frameworks that can behave as porous liquids offer new possibilities for gas separation technologies.


Catalyzing a green future

Jun 22, 2020

Highly modular metal-organic framework-based materials show great potential for photocatalytic hydrogen production.


Merfat Alsabban Wins Best Poster Award At International Conference

Jun 04, 2020

Merfat Alsabban, Ph.D. candidate in the Chemical Science Program of the Physical Science and Engineering Division, recently won a best poster award at the 18th Asian Chemical Congress.


A cool approach to defect-free solar cells

May 31, 2020

Solar cells based on single-crystal perovskite films hit a new efficiency record of 21.9 percent.


Professor Kuo-Wei Huang recognized as one of the Pioneers & Influencers in Organometallic Chemistry

May 20, 2020

​This year, Organometallics is publishing personal perspectives from organometallic chemists in a 2020 campaign titled “Pioneers and Influencers in Organometallic Chemistry."

The purpose of the campaign is to recognize organometallic chemists who are influential in the field, have an admiral story, or have taken an unusual career path.


Professor Nikos Hadjichristidis awarded H.F. Mark Medal from the Austrian Research Institute for Chemistry and Technology (OFI)

May 05, 2020

The annual award honors outstanding individuals in the area of polymer science.

Congratulations Prof. Nikos Hadjichristidis!


Corteva Agriscience Lecture presented by Prof. Rueping at FloHet 2020

Mar 04, 2020

The “Corteva Agriscience Lecture” was delivered by Prof. Magnus Rueping, Associate Director of KAUST Catalysis Center, at the 19th Florida Heterocyclic and Synthetic Chemistry Conference (FloHet) on March 3rd, 2020.


Additive boosts through a twist in the tail

Feb 26, 2020

Unconventional perovskites with an inverted structure see a leap in efficiency and longevity with an amine-based additive.