Authors: George Rajna
An international team of scientists, led by the Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), have found a new compound of plutonium with an unexpected, pentavalent oxidation state, using the ESRF, the European Synchrotron, Grenoble, France.  Platinum has long been used as a catalyst to enable the oxidation reduction reaction at the center of fuel cell technology.  Titanium oxide (TiO2) nanofibers can have various applications, such as in catalyzers and filters.  Today, scientists report progress in making versions of these nanoparticles that could someday give built-in night vision to humans. 
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