Surface science

> 5 min

Combat viral outbreaks with a surface science approach

Learn more about how Lipid Envelope Antiviral Disruption (LEAD) maybe could be used in the future to address infectious disease such as Zika, Dengue and Hepatitis C.

> 9 min

What is Tissue Engineering?

Learn more about what tissue engineering is and how it is used.

~ 4 min

CCS, BECCS and DAC - What is the difference?

Learn more about what is the difference between the three carbon-capturing methods CCS, BECCS, and DAC.

< 13 min

Batteries, supercapacitors and fuel cells - What is the difference?

Learn more about how batteries, supercapacitors and fuel cells work, and how and where they are typically used.

7 min

Surface Science - can it facilitate a more sustainable energy system?

Striving towards a more sustainable energy system, surface properties, surface interactions and reactions taking place at surfaces, have important roles to play.

~ 4 min

Surface interactions at Biomaterials and Implants

What makes an implant integrate successfully? The answer lies at the surface interaction processes, and what happens there, short term and long term.

~ 3 min

Nanotechnology - Risks and Opportunities

Nanomaterials have found their way into ordinary products such as foods, cosmetics, and sportswear. Why did ‘nano’ become so popular? And what risks are involved when getting exposed to these nanoengineered entities?

~ 5 min

Are you aware of all the surface interaction processes that affect your everyday life?

Many phenomena that we perceive at the macroscale originate in surface interactions at the nanoscale. Research and product development are continuously going on to explore such processes which impact us, and the world we live in.

> 4 min

Do you know the science behind the FIFA World Cup football?

The official World Cup ball 2018 is called Telstar 18, inspired by the original Telstar that was made for 1970 games. It resembles the one used in 1970 by the appearance but that's where the similarities end. Have you ever thought how much science is put behind to develop the perfect soccer ball?

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