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Title: Nanomaterials and Sustainability
This Energy Focus article summarizes the topics presented at the Nanomaterials and Sustainability Workshop held on May 4th, 2023 as part of the annual Advanced Photon Source/Center for Nanoscale Materials Users Meeting. Nanomaterials with novel properties and phenomena offer tremendous opportunities for sustainable technologies that address critical environmental and energy applications. The large variation that is possible for nanomaterials across composition, dimension, size and geometry aids in the range of properties and applications that can conceivably be addressed. However, in order to have maximum impact, earth abundance of materials must be considered and scalable manufacturing technologies must be developed. The opportunities discussed at the workshop are organized into topical areas of Nanostructured Materials for Sustainable Energy Solutions; Nano-bio Hybrid Materials for Energy and CO2 Reduction; and Sustainable Manufacturing at the Nanoscale.  more » « less
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ACS Energy Letters
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3443 to 3449
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National Science Foundation
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