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Chemists Develop Liquid-based Hydrogen Storage Material
2011-11-23 04:01:12

New material may boost efforts to convert gasoline infrastructure into one based on hydrogen University of Oregon chemists have developed a boron-nitrogen-based liquid-phase storage material for hydrogen that works safely at room temperature and is both air- and moisture-stable -- an accomplishment that offers a possible route through current storage and transportation obstacles. Reporting in a paper placed online ahead of publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, a...

2009-09-02 14:23:54

University of Oregon chemists, biologists team to boost boron's expanding use in medicine Chemists and biologists have successfully demonstrated that specially synthesized boron compounds are readily accepted in biologically active enzymes, a move that, they say, is a proof of concept that could lead to new drug design strategies. In June 2008, University of Oregon chemist Shih-Yuan Liu reported in the Journal of the American Chemical Society his lab's synthesis of boron-nitrogen compounds...