Research pushes auto industry closer to clean cars powered by direct ethanol fuel cells

Journal Reference: Jinfa Chang, Guanzhi Wang, Maoyu Wang, Qi Wang, Boyang Li, Hua Zhou, Yuanmin Zhu, Wei Zhang, Mahmoud Omer, Nina Orlovskaya, Qing Ma, Meng Gu, Zhenxing Feng, Guofeng Wang, Yang Yang. Improving Pd–N–C fuel cell electrocatalysts through fluorination-driven rearrangements of local coordination environment. Nature Energy, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41560-021-00940-4 Zhenxing Feng of the OSU College … Read more

How sugar-loving microbes could help power future cars

Journal Reference: Zhen Q. Wang, Heng Song, Edward J. Koleski, Noritaka Hara, Dae Sung Park, Gaurav Kumar, Yejin Min, Paul J. Dauenhauer, Michelle C. Y. Chang. A dual cellular–heterogeneous catalyst strategy for the production of olefins from glucose. Nature Chemistry, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41557-021-00820-0 But that’s exactly what scientists have done. In a forthcoming study in … Read more

Digital odometers easier to fix: 1.6 million cars in the US

Digital odometers easier to fix 16 million cars in the

An NBC investigation revealed that in the US the car-mileage scam is uncontrollable with a turnover of over 1 billion dollars In the US, the case of rigged odometers. According to NBC in the US they are in circulation well 1.6 million vehicles which do not record the kilometers actually traveled. In just a few … Read more

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