The Materials Advances “Popular Advances” article collection

The Materials Advances “Popular Advances” article collection

The “Popular Advances” collection for Materials Advances recognizes the most well received papers published in the journal so far.  New papers will be added monthly, so be sure to keep up to date with the collection.

See the collection and read the articles


June highlights


May highlights



Direct ink writing of energy materials

S. Tagliaferri, A. Panagiotopoulos and C. Mattevi

Mater. Adv., 2021,2, 540-563

DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00753F



Distinct twist-bend nematic phase behaviors associated with the ester-linkage direction of thioether-linked liquid crystal dimers

Yuki Arakawa, Kenta Komatsu, Jun Feng, Chenhui Zhu and Hideto Tsuji

Mater. Adv., 2021,2, 261-272

DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00746C


April highlights



Recent advances, design guidelines, and prospects of flexible organic/inorganic thermoelectric composites

Qinghui Jiang, Junyou Yang, Peter Hing and Haitao Ye

Mater. Adv., 2020, 1, 1038-1054

DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00278J



The surface-enhanced resonance Raman scattering of dye molecules adsorbed on two-dimensional titanium carbide Ti3C2Tx (MXene) film

Satheeshkumar Elumalai, John R. Lombardi and Masahiro Yoshimura

Mater. Adv., 2020, 1, 146-152

DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00091D



Tuning the porosity of biofabricated chitosan membranes in microfluidics with co-assembled nanoparticles as templates

Khanh L. Ly, Christopher B. Raub and Xiaolong Luo

Mater. Adv., 2020, 1, 34-44

DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00073F


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