The front cover story, Boosting the electrochemical performance of carbon cloth negative electrodes by constructing hierarchically porous nitrogen-doped carbon nanofiber layers for all-solid-state asymmetric supercapacitors is contributed by Ya-Nan Liu, Jia-Nan Zhang, Hai-Tao Wang, Xiao-Hui Kang and Shao-Wei Bian. The inside cover features a story on Recyclable mechanoluminescent luminogen: different polymorphs, different self-assembly effects of the thiophene moiety and recovered molecular packing via simple thermal-treatment by Can Wang, Yun Yu, Zhaofei Chai, Fangdi He, Chaozheng Wu, Yanbin Gong, Mengmeng Han, Qianqian Li and Zhen Li.
Following review type articles are included in current issue:
AIEgen bioconjugates for specific detection of disease-related protein biomarkers
Kok Chan Chong, Fang Hu and Bin Liu
Mater. Chem. Front., 2019,3, 12-24