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Journal of Materials Science

Journal of Materials Science

Editor-in-Chief: C. B. Carter

ISSN: 0022-2461 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-4803 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10853

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The Cahn Prize has been named in honor of the Journal’s founding editor, the late Professor Robert Wolfgang Cahn.

Each month the Editors select a paper published in that month’s issues via a rigorous nomination and voting procedure. The winning paper is selected from the twelve finalists by a separate panel of distinguished materials scientists.

The authors of the winning paper receive an award of $5,000.

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December - Black phosphorus: an efficient co-catalyst for charge separation and enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen evolution, Jiahao Wu, Shaolong Huang, Zhengyuan Jin, Jiaqi Chen, Liang Hu, Yaojia Long, Jianguo Lu, Shuangchen Ruan, Yu-Jia Zeng
November - Perovskite quantum dots as fluorescent materials for multi-colored lighting, Zhao Zhenfu, Jing Liang, Wu Zhihai, Cheng Jiong, Zhang Miaomiao, Hou Yafei
October - 3D Magnetic printing of bio-inspired composites with tunable mechachincal properties, Luquan Ren, Xueli Zhou, Qingping Liu, Yunhong Liang, Zhengyi Song, Baoyu Zhang, Bingqian Li
September - Effect of graphite structures on the productivity and quality of few-layer graphene in liquid-phase exfoliation, Fumiya Mori, Masatoshi Kubouchi,Yoshihiko Arao
August - Measuring solid–liquid interfacial energy fields: diffusion-limited patterns, Martin E. Glicksman, Kumar Ankit
July - Evaluation of silica aerogel-reinforced polyurethane foams for footwear applications, Guang Yang, Xueyang Liu, Vitali Lipik
June - Preparation of fabric strain sensor based on graphene for human motion monitoring, Hanna Lee, Mary J. Glasper, Xinda Li, John A. Nychka, Jane Batcheller, Hyun-Joong Chung, Yi Chen
May - Ultraviolet-assisted cold poling of Pb(Zr0.52Ti0.48)O3 films, Wanlin Zhu, Wei Luo, Betul Akkopru-Akgun, Michael Lanagan, Clive A. Randall, Susan Trolier-McKinstry
April - Interfacial stability of graphene-based surfaces in water and organic solvents, Ho Shin Kim, Thomas J. Oweida, Yaroslava G. Yingling
March - Highly reproducible perovskite solar cells based on solution coating from mixed solvents, A Runa, Shuang Feng, Gehui Wen, Fei Feng, Jun Wang, Li Liu, Pengyu Su, Haibin Yang, Wuyou Fu
Febraury - Controllably degradable transient electronic antennas based on water-soluble PVA/TiO2 films, Fang Xu, Huaiwu Zhang, Lichuan Jin, Yuanxun Li, Jie Li, Gongwen Gan, Miaoqin Wei, Mingming Li, Yulong Liao
January - Robocasting of dense yttria-stabilized zirconia structures, Erwin Peng, Xiangxia Wie, Ulf Garbe, Dehong Yu, Brunet Edouard, Aihong Liu, Jun Ding

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