The front cover story, Selective and rapid detection of ascorbic acid by a cobalt oxyhydroxide-based two-photon fluorescent nano-platform, is contributed by Qingxin, Han, Huan Yang, Shuting Wen, Huie Jiang, Li Wang and Weisheng Liu.
The inside cover features a story on A nickel-based pectin coordination polymer as an oxygen reduction reaction catalyst for proton-exchange membrane fuel cells, by M. K. Kadirov, S. T. Minzanova, I. R. Nizameev, L. G. Mironova, I. F. Gilmutdinov, M. N. Khrizanforov, K. V. Kholin, A. R. Khamatgalimov, V. A. Semyonov, V. I. Morozov, D. M. Kadirov, A. R. Mukhametzyanov, Yu. H. Budnikova and O. G. Sinyashin.
Following review type article is included in current issue:
Exploration of photothermal sensors based on photothermally responsive materials: a brief review
Suying Xu, Xilin Bai and Leyu Wang
Inorg. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 751-759
A review of transition-metal boride/phosphide-based materials for catalytic hydrogen generation from hydrolysis of boron-hydrides
Hongming Sun, Jing Meng, Lifang Jiao, Fangyi Cheng and Jun Chen
Inorg. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 760-772