News - 3 Aug 2020
The fields of condensed matter physics and material science are intimately linked because new physics is often discovered in materials with special arrangements of atoms. Crystals, which have...
News - 29 Jul 2020
Researchers have for the first time measured a fundamental property of magnets called magnon polarisation -- and in the process, are making progress towards building low-energy devices.
News - 27 Jul 2020
The magnetic properties of a chromium halide can be tuned by manipulating the non-magnetic atoms in the material, a team, led by Boston College researchers, reports in the most recent edition of...
News - 23 Jul 2020
An international team led by researchers at Princeton University has uncovered a new class of magnet that exhibits novel quantum effects that extend to room temperature.
The researchers discovered...
News - 22 Jul 2020
A key benefit of the new Lake Shore MeasureReady™ M91 FastHall™ measurement controller is that it can be used with any type of magnet, including a superconducting magnet. One such...
News - 21 Jul 2020
In a famous parable, three blind men encounter an elephant for the first time. Each touches a part--the trunk, ear, or side--and concludes the creature is a thick snake, fan, or wall.
News - 21 Jul 2020
Just over a decade ago in April 2009, the world's first hard X-ray free-electron laser (XFEL) produced its first light at the US Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory....
News - 20 Jul 2020
A team led by Prof. DU Jiangfeng, Prof. SHI Fazhan and Prof. WANG Ya from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) proposed a robust electrometric...
News - 16 Jul 2020
A dramatic oil spill, such as the Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf of Mexico a decade ago, can dominate headlines for months while scientists, policymakers and the public fret over what happens...
News - 15 Jul 2020
Inspired by a coral polyp, this plastic mini robot moves by magnetism and light.
Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology developed a tiny plastic robot, made of responsive polymers, which...