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Fabricating high performance nanohybrid catalysts
27-June-2017

An international team of scientists have developed a method that allows them to engineer crystals with a large fraction of reactive facets.

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Nagoya University chemists turn metal catalysis on its head for a sustainable future
27-June-2017

Nagoya University team used high-valent transition metal catalysts for an unconventional hydrogenation of carboxylic acid groups, common to biomass feedstocks. The high-valent catalysts showed good selectivity under mild conditions.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University
 
Towards a Sustainable Campus - "Zero Waste Campaign" at the University of Malaya
22-June-2017

Zero Waste Campaign (ZWC) is one of the university’s longest and most consistent endeavours. It is unique due to the bottom-up and top-down synergy that characterizes its development. It was set-up to spearhead the development of a more sustainable waste management model in the UM campus and ultimately achieve the status of a zero waste campus.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Spotting dodgy statistics and debunking “killer toast”
21-June-2017

People should be more sceptical about data cited in news reports, and scientists need to do a better job of communicating their research results, says Sir David Spiegelhalter, a British statistician and expert in risk communication.

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Faster performance evaluation of ‘super graphs’
20-June-2017

Korean researchers have developed a more nimble computer-based model that quickly analyzes the performance of super graphs, such as those used by Google to rank Internet websites.

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Contact: Moonsuk Seon Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
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