AIM Research

The latest in research from the World Premier International Advanced Institute for Materials Research (WPI-AIMR) at Tohoku University, Japan—an innovative, interdisciplinary research center for materials science.

Oct 26, 2015new this month

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Polymers: Self-folding sheets wrap up droplets

Published in Nature Materials

New geometric rules ensure that ultrathin polymer sheets encapsulate liquid droplets with optimal efficiency

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Lithium–oxygen batteries: Graphene protects cathode catalyst

Published in Advanced Materials

Nanoparticles of ruthenium oxide trapped between atom-thin layers of carbon boost the performance of lithium–oxygen batteries

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