ACS Editors’ Choice: Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals — and More!

This week: Lead halide perovskite nanocrystals, molecular chemistry of atmospheric brown carbon, synthesis of benzoxazoles — and more!

Each and every day, ACS grants free access to a new peer-reviewed research article from one of the Society’s journals. These articles are specially chosen by a team of scientific editors of ACS journals from around the world to highlight the transformative power of chemistry. Access to these articles will remain open to all as a public service.

Check out this week’s picks!
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Plasmon Generation through Electron Tunneling in Graphene

ACS Photonics, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00695
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Altering the Peptide Binding Selectivity of Polymeric Reverse Micelle Assemblies via Metal Ion Loading

Langmuir, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b02488
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A Chiral Gas–Hydrate Structure Common to the Carbon Dioxide–Water and Hydrogen–Water Systems

J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2017, 8, pp 4295–4299
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b01787
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Development of a Leuckart–Wallach Reaction in Flow for the Synthesis of Abemaciclib

Org. Process Res. Dev., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.7b00234
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Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals in the Research Spotlight: Stability and Defect Tolerance

ACS Energy Lett., 2017, 2, pp 2071–2083
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.7b00547
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Discovery and Optimization of 5-Amino-1,2,3-triazole-4-carboxamide Series against Trypanosoma cruzi

J. Med. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.7b00463
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Molecular Chemistry of Atmospheric Brown Carbon Inferred from a Nationwide Biomass Burning Event

Environ. Sci. Technol., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b02276
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Synthesis of Benzoxazoles Using Electrochemically Generated Hypervalent Iodine

J. Org. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b01686
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