CENT is focused on a series of fundamental scientific questions addressing the knowledge gaps (KGs)

All KGs

Monte Carlo Simulations of Framework Defects in Layered Two-Dimensional Nanomaterial Desalination Membranes: Implications for Permeability and Selectivity

Monte Carlo Simulations of Framework Defects in Layered Two-Dimensional Nanomaterial Desalination Membranes: Implications for Permeability and Selectivity

C. L. Ritt et al. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2019

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Theory of Surface Forces in Multivalent Electrolytes

Theory of Surface Forces in Multivalent Electrolytes

Misra et al. Langmuir, 2019

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Single-defect spectroscopy in the shortwave infrared

Single-defect spectroscopy in the shortwave infrared

Wu et al. Nature Communication, 2019

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Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Wang et al. Adv. Materials, 2019

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Fluorescent Ultrashort Nanotubes from Defect-Induced Chemical Cutting

Fluorescent Ultrashort Nanotubes from Defect-Induced Chemical Cutting

Y. Li et al. Chem. Mater, 2019

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Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

R. Lucas et al. J.Phys.Chem. B 2019

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Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

C. Lin et al. ACS Nano, 2019

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Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

R. Epsztein et al. J. Membrane Science, 2019

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Liquids with Lower Wettability Can Exhibit Higher Friction on Hexagonal Boron Nitride: The Intriguing Role of Solid−Liquid Electrostatic Interactions

Liquids with Lower Wettability Can Exhibit Higher Friction on Hexagonal Boron Nitride: The Intriguing Role of Solid−Liquid Electrostatic Interactions

A. Govind Rajan et al. Nano Letters, 2019

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KG1

KG1: Slip Flow Enhancement in Single-Digit Nanopores (SDNs) is Unexpectedly Enormous

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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Liquids with Lower Wettability Can Exhibit Higher Friction on Hexagonal Boron Nitride: The Intriguing Role of Solid−Liquid Electrostatic Interactions

Liquids with Lower Wettability Can Exhibit Higher Friction on Hexagonal Boron Nitride: The Intriguing Role of Solid−Liquid Electrostatic Interactions

A. Govind Rajan et al. Nano Letters, 2019

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KG2

KG2: Fluid Phase Transitions in SDNs Deviate Significantly from Bulk Fluids

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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KG3

KG3: Phase-Separation under Confinement for Novel Separation Mechanisms

Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Wang et al. Adv. Materials, 2019

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Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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KG4

KG4: Defects Impose an Outsized Impact on SDN Transport

Monte Carlo Simulations of Framework Defects in Layered Two-Dimensional Nanomaterial Desalination Membranes: Implications for Permeability and Selectivity

Monte Carlo Simulations of Framework Defects in Layered Two-Dimensional Nanomaterial Desalination Membranes: Implications for Permeability and Selectivity

C. L. Ritt et al. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2019

[Read More]

Single-defect spectroscopy in the shortwave infrared

Single-defect spectroscopy in the shortwave infrared

Wu et al. Nature Communication, 2019

[Read More]

Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Self‐Sorting of 10‐µm‐Long Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution

Wang et al. Adv. Materials, 2019

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Fluorescent Ultrashort Nanotubes from Defect-Induced Chemical Cutting

Fluorescent Ultrashort Nanotubes from Defect-Induced Chemical Cutting

Y. Li et al. Chem. Mater, 2019

[Read More]

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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KG5

KG5: Correlated Transport of Ions can Result from Confinement in SDNs

Theory of Surface Forces in Multivalent Electrolytes

Theory of Surface Forces in Multivalent Electrolytes

Misra et al. Langmuir, 2019

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Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

R. Lucas et al. J.Phys.Chem. B 2019

[Read More]

Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

C. Lin et al. ACS Nano, 2019

[Read More]

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

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KG6

KG6: SDNs can Exploit Nanoscale Solvation for New Separation Mechanisms

Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

Electrokinetic Phenomena in Organic Solvents

R. Lucas et al. J.Phys.Chem. B 2019

[Read More]

Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

Modulation of Charge Density and Charge Polarity of Nanopore Wall by Salt Gradient and Voltage

C. Lin et al. ACS Nano, 2019

[Read More]

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

[Read More]

Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

R. Epsztein et al. J. Membrane Science, 2019

[Read More]

KG7

KG7: SDNs can Exploit Charge Exclusion to Significantly Enhance Selectivity

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

Critical Knowledge Gaps in Mass Transport through Single-Digit Nanopores: A Review and Perspective

S. Faucher et al. J. Phys. Chem C, 2019

[Read More]

Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport

R. Epsztein et al. J. Membrane Science, 2019

[Read More]