CEP Magazine

CEP: News Update

February
2016
News Update
A Bio-Inspired Catalyst Makes Hydrogen Elements of bacteria and viruses come together in a new material that catalyzes the production of hydrogen from water more sustainably than reactions catalyzed by precious metals. Self-Assembling Nanoflasks...

Technical Entity Trends: Welcome to the TENT

January
2016
Technical Entity Trends
Lucy Alexander, Derrick Wu
Welcome to Technical Entity Trends (TENT), a new monthly CEP column written by the staff of AIChE’s Technical Entities (TEs). The TEs are communities of chemical engineers and other professionals that address some of society’s grand challenges:...

CEP: News Update

January
2016
News Update
Hybrid Material Delivers a One-Two Punch Gold and palladium are both valuable metals, for different reasons. Palladium is known for its catalytic ability, and gold for its plasmonic properties. Bifunctional Catalyst Upgrades Ethanol to Butanol...