Cover Page December-2018-Advanced Materials Letters

Advanced Materials Letters

Volume 9, Issue 12, Pages 851-854, December 2018
About Cover

Researcher of the Year 2018 - Professor T. Venkatesan. The advanced materials community would like to take this opportunity to pay rich tributes to Professor T. Venkatesan for his pioneering research and notable contributions to nanoscience and nanotechnology. Advanced Materials Letters have been selected his photo for the cover of this special year-end issue.


The future of physical hydrogen storage  

Dan Xu1, Winston Duo Wu2*

1Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Advanced Functional Polymer Design and Application, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Soochow University, Suzhou, 215123, China

2Suzhou Key Laboratory of Green Chemical Engineering, School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Soochow University, Suzhou, 215123, China 

Adv. Mater. Lett., 2018, 9 (12), pp 851-854

DOI: 10.5185/amlett.2018.2151

Publication Date (Web): Sep 14, 2018

E-mail: dxu@suda.edu.cn

Abstract

Hydrogen is one of the most promising clean energy because it has a much higher energy density than gasoline and emits no carbon dioxide after burning. For the application of hydrogen, hydrogen storage is considered as a key technology. Design and synthesis of porous material with high hydrogen storage capacity should be fully developed at first. However, none of the candidate materials developed so far has meet the DOE target yet. This review aimed to describe the presently major accomplishments and the challenges in the area of hydrogen storage. 

Keywords

Hydrogen storage, porous materials, physisorption, enthalpy of adsorption.

Current Issue

Tech-footprints for virtual medicine


Advances in corrosion inhibition materials and technologies: A review


Ring models of atoms, molecules and nanomaterials


(FeCo/Ppy@C): Pt-free FeCo-Polypyrrole Nanocomposites Supported on Porous Carbon for Electrochemical Application


Physical and mechanical properties of microwave absorber material containing micro and nano barium ferrite  


Formation of nano-dispersed Cu particles during aging of a Fe-Cu alloy and dislocation effect


Preparation of novel tragacanth gum-entrapped lecithin nanogels 


Modulation of optical properties with multilayer thickness in antimonene and indiene   


Bi-doped CH3NH3PbI3 effective masses and electronic properties research: A theoretical study using VASP


Novel synthesis of Pd nanosheets used as highly sensitive SERS substrate for trace fluorescent dye detection 


Silver nanoparticles mediated by extract of Guar plant (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba), and evaluation of their photocatalytic and antibacterial properties


Study of TiO2 nanofibers prepared by electrospinning technique


Determination of leachate pollution content in soil using in-situ dielectric measurement  


Previous issues

Intelligent healthcare for future medicine

Review of nanoscale layered transition metal chalcogenide superconductors

Evaluation of NSAIDs antioxidant activity on lipid peroxidation in splenocyte membranes

Morphological, structural, thermal and degradation properties of polylactic acid-waxy maize starch nanocrystals based nanocomposites prepared by melt processing

Influence of surfactant on the patterning behavior of nanosilver within polyacrylamide nanogels

Cell study of the biomimetic modifications on a CoCrMo alloy for biomedical applications

SPIONs and curcumin co-encapsulated mixed micelles based nanoformulation for biomedical applications

Fabrication of Y2O3 coatings by cold-spray

Triclinic LiVPO4F/C cathode for aqueous rechargeable lithium-ion batteries

PRAP-CVD: Up-scalable process for the deposition of PEDOT thin films

Effect of storage time, plasticizer formulation and extrusion parameters on the performance of thermoplastic starch films

Effect of silver nanoparticles on the ammonia gas sensing behavior in diphenylamine based conjugated polymer

Study the possibility of using sisal fibres in building applications

Upcoming Congress

Knowledge Experience at Sea TM