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The 19th International Symposium on Silicon Chemistry (ISOS XIX), Toulouse, July 2020

ISOS XIX Royal Society of Chemistry

 

Chemical Science is pleased to be sponsoring The 19th International Symposium on Silicon Chemistry (ISOS XIX) in Toulouse, 05 – 10 July 2020 along with RSC Advances, ChemComm and Dalton Transactions.

It will be held at the University Paul Sabatier and aims to bring together outstanding scientists from both academia and industry to explore the frontiers of Silicon Chemistry from basic and fundamental science to the development of new synthetic tools and of silicon-based materials and technologies. The scientific programme will reflect the latest achievements in synthesis (organic and organometallic), bio-organo silicon chemistry, catalysis, and material sciences (including bio-composites, silica, silsesquioxanes, silicones, silicon polymers etc..).

You can find out more on the website.

Don’t forget to register before the deadline:

Early Bird Registration Deadline:  15 April 2020

 

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F. Albert Cotton Award in Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry, Spring ACS National Meeting, March 22 – 26 | Philadelphia

Chemical Science and Dalton Transactions are very pleased to be sponsoring the F. Albert Cotton Award in Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry Symposium this year as part of the Spring ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia. The award recognizes outstanding synthetic accomplishment in the field of inorganic chemistry. The award is granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background. Creativity and imagination is especially valued.

We wish the 2020 winner Professor Daniel J. Mindiola a huge congratulations!

 

You can find out more about the F. Albert Cotton Award in Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry on the website.

 

 

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HOT articles: January

We are pleased to share a selection of our referee-recommended HOT articles for January. We hope you enjoy reading these articles and congratulations to all the authors whose articles are featured! As always, Chemical Science is free to read & download. You can find our full 2020 HOT article collection here.

 

Breaking scaling relations for efficient CO2 electrochemical reduction through dual-atom catalysts
Yixin Ouyang, Li Shi, Xiaowan Bai, Qiang Li and Jinlan Wang
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05236D

Breaking scaling relations for efficient CO2 electrochemical reduction through dual-atom catalysts

 

Unexpected monolayer-to-bilayer transition of arylazopyrazole surfactants facilitates superior photo-control of fluid interfaces and colloids
Christian Honnigfort, Richard A. Campbell, Jörn Droste, Philipp Gutfreund, Michael Ryan Hansen, Bart Jan Ravoo and Björn Braunschweig
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05490A

Unexpected monolayer-to-bilayer transition of arylazopyrazole surfactants facilitates superior photo-control of fluid interfaces and colloids

 

Type 3 porous liquids based on non-ionic liquid phases – a broad and tailorable platform of selective, fluid gas sorbents
John Cahir, Min Ying Tsang, Beibei Lai, David Hughes, M. Ashraf Alam, Johan Jacquemin, David Rooney and Stuart L. James
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05770F

Type 3 porous liquids based on non-ionic liquid phases – a broad and tailorable platform of selective, fluid gas sorbents

 

A programmable chemical switch based on triggerable Michael acceptors
Jiaming Zhuang, Bo Zhao, Xiangxi Meng, Jessica D. Schiffman, Sarah L. Perry, Richard W. Vachet and S. Thayumanavan
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05841A

 

Simulating protein–ligand binding with neural network potentials
Shae-Lynn J. Lahey and Christopher N. Rowley
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC06017K

Simulating protein–ligand binding with neural network potentials

 

Efficient white polymer light-emitting diodes (WPLEDs) based on covalent-grafting of [Zn2(MP)3(OAc)] into PVK
Guorui Fu, Yani He, Wentao Li, Tiezheng Miao, Xingqiang Lü, Hongshan He, Li Liu c and Wai-Yeung Wong
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05288G

Efficient white polymer light-emitting diodes (WPLEDs) based on covalent-grafting of [Zn2(MP)3(OAc)] into PVK

 

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Congratulations to the Poster Prize winners at IPEROP!

Congratulations to all three Royal Society of Chemistry Poster Presentation Prize winners at this year’s Perovskite, Organic Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics conference, IPEROP, in Tsukuba, Japan 20 – 22 January!

Chemical Science Executive Editor May Copsey attended and presented the awards to the three winners.

 

Koichiro Kamimori Simone Mastroianni Ryota Jono

 

 

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Biophotoelectrochemical Systems: Solar Energy Conversion and Fundamental Investigations, 22 – 24 April, Cambridge

Biophotoelectrochemical Workshop 2020

We are pleased to be sponsoring the upcoming Biophotoelectrochemical Systems: Solar Energy Conversion and Fundamental Investigations workshop which will be held at the School of Divinity, St John’s College, Cambridge on 22 – 24th April.

This workshop will cover a range of topics, including:

  • Latest developments in protein-film and biofilm photoelectrochemistry, semi-artificial photosynthesis, biophotovoltaics, biological production of solar fuels and chemicals
  • New materials and characterisation tools for the above areas
  • Insights into degradation pathways (photodegradation, reaction with reactive oxygen species, mediator toxicity…) and strategies to enhance stability
  • Short-circuiting pathways at the bio-material interface (charge carrer recombination, redox cycling, non-natural electron transfer pathways…)
  • Engineering challenges – using protein-film and biofilm electrodes for practical applications (electron transfer bottlenecks, the voltage/recombination dilemma, bioengineering challenges…)

 

Registration is now open

 

You can find out more information, including a full list of confirmed speakers, over on the website.

 

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The Miller Symposium, 5-6 March, UC Davis

The Miller symposium is an annual event dedicated to Professor R. Bryan Miller and his contributions and achievements in research, teaching, and the chemical community. This symposium honours his legacy by celebrating the advancements in chemistry and chemical biology that have led transformative technologies in pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

 

Chemical Science is pleased to be sponsoring along with Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry.

 

To register for the symposia, click here

To learn more about the work of R. Bryan Miller and previous symposia, click here.

 

R. Bryan Miller Symposium

 

 

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14th Annual International Electromaterials Science Symposium, Australian National University, Canberra 5 – 7 February 2020

14th Annual International Electromaterials Science Symposium

 

Hosted by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES), the 14th Annual International Electromaterials Science Symposium will be held at the Australian National University in Canberra 5 – 7 February. Chemical Science is pleased to be sponsoring the symposium along with Journal of Materials Chemistry C and Materials Horizons.

 

The symposium will provide a multidisciplinary forum, with participants from across eight Australian collaborating institutions, as well as international partners from around the world. Topics will cover both the fundamental and applied aspects of electromaterials, new devices, and across broad areas of research in Health, Energy, and Ethics. It provides a platform for leading international scientists and engineers to communicate their work to the next generation of researchers, and inspire us to continue to make the scientific and technological breakthroughs that are necessary to continue our transition towards a cleaner, healthier and more socially conscious society.

 

You can find out more over on the website

 

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HOT articles: December

We are pleased to share a selection of our referee-recommended HOT articles for December. We hope you enjoy reading these articles and congratulations to all the authors whose articles are featured! As always, Chemical Science is free to read & download. You can find our full 2019 HOT article collection here.

 

Interplay between intrinsically disordered proteins inside membraneless protein liquid droplets
Yongsang Jo and Yongwon Jung
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC03191J

https://doi.org/10.1039/C9SC03191J

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Single-molecule nanopore sensing of actin dynamics and drug binding
Xiaoyi Wang, Mark D. Wilkinson, Xiaoyan Lin, Ren Ren, Keith R. Willison, Aleksandar P. Ivanov, Jake Baum and Joshua B. Edel
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05710B

10.1039/C9SC05710B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Uncommon structural and bonding properties in Ag16B4O10
Anton Kovalevskiy, Congling Yin, Jürgen Nuss, Ulrich Wedig and Martin Jansen
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05185F
10.1039/C9SC05185F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rational synthesis of interpenetrated 3D covalent organic frameworks for asymmetric photocatalysis
Xing Kang, Xiaowei Wu, Xing Han, Chen Yuan, Yan Liu and Yong Cui
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC04882K

10.1039/C9SC04882K
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serine is the molecular source of the NH(CH2)2 bridgehead moiety of the in vitro assembled [FeFe] hydrogenase H-cluster
Guodong Rao, Lizhi Tao and R. David Britt
Chem. Sci., 2020, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC05900H

10.1039/C9SC05900H
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Welcome to our new Associate Editor: Lin Chen

We would like to wish a very warm welcome to our new Chemical Science Associate Editor Professor Lin Chen!

 

Lin Chen, Chemical Science, Royal Society of Chemistry

Lin X. Chen is a Professor of Chemistry in Northwestern University and a Senior Chemist in Argonne National Laboratory. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. After her postdoctoral research at UC Berkeley, she joined Argonne as a staff scientist. In 2007, she joined Northwestern University where her research are focused on fundamental light-matter interactions of different solar energy conversion platforms, including excited state molecular structural dynamics in photocatalytic processes and photovoltaic materials; understanding roles of ultrafast and coherent electronic and atomic motions in in photochemical reactions, and functional structural dynamics of biomacromolecules on multiple spatial and temporal scales. Her main tools for research are ultrafast laser and X-ray spectroscopy/scattering and other property/structural methods in collaborations with theorists and chemists making molecules and materials.

She was awarded one of the highly cited scientists in 2019 by the Web of Science, with >230 publications, and >200 invited lectures. She has been members of the Research Council for the Chemical, Biological and Geological Sciences Division, Basic Energy Science, US Department of Energy, the Advisory Editorial Board of Journal of Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics Letters, Senior Editor of ACS Energy Letters, and the International Science Advisory Committee for π-Functional Materials. She is an AAAS Fellow and has won distinguished performance award at Argonne. Her group website is at http://chemgroups.northwestern.edu/chen_group/.

 

Browse a selection of Lin’s latest work published by the Royal Society of Chemistry:

X-ray snapshots reveal conformational influence on active site ligation during metalloprotein folding
Darren J. Hsu, Denis Leshchev, Dolev Rimmerman, Jiyun Hong, Matthew S. Kelley, Irina Kosheleva, Xiaoyi Zhang and Lin X. Chen
Chem. Sci., 2019, 10, 9788-9800
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC02630D, Edge Article

Controlled growth of imine-linked two-dimensional covalent organic framework nanoparticles
Rebecca L. Li, Nathan C. Flanders, Austin M. Evans, Woojung Ji, Ioannina Castano, Lin X. Chen, Nathan C. Gianneschi and William R. Dichtel
Chem. Sci., 2019, 10, 3796-3801
DOI: 10.1039/C9SC00289H, Edge Article

Effects of 1,8-diiodooctane on domain nanostructure and charge separation dynamics in PC71BM-based bulk heterojunction solar cells
Sylvia J. Lou, Nanjia Zhou, Xugang Guo, Robert P. H. Chang, Tobin J. Marks and Lin X. Chen
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2018, 6, 23805-23818
DOI: 10.1039/C8TA06865H, Paper

Insulin hexamer dissociation dynamics revealed by photoinduced T-jumps and time-resolved X-ray solution scattering
Dolev Rimmerman, Denis Leshchev, Darren J. Hsu, Jiyun Hong, Baxter Abraham, Irina Kosheleva, Robert Henning and Lin X. Chen
Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2018, 17, 874-882
DOI: 10.1039/C8PP00034D, Communication

 

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The 18th Meeting of the French-American Chemical Society (FACS XVIII), Charleston, June 2020

FACSXVIII

 

Chemical Science is pleased to be sponsoring The 18th Meeting of theFrench-American Chemical Society (FACS XVIII) in Charleston, South Carolina, 07-11 June 2020 along with Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry and ChemSocRev.

It will be held in The Emmeline hotel in the historic district of Charleston and early reigstration is now open!

 

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