11/21/2016 08:11:40
Whitney Clavin
Researchers are taking steps toward cracking the puzzle of how high-temperature superconductors work.
artistic representation of data
10/27/2016 16:36:45
Robert Perkins
Altering temperature alters electronic properties in a way that previously has required extreme pressures.
Fermi surface
08/24/2016 14:56:43
Whitney Clavin
Protein engineering techniques might one day lead to colorful ultrasound images of cells deep within our bodies.
08/24/2016 12:05:16
Robert Perkins
Engineers use individual grains as force gauges to calculate how stress moves through sand, granular rocks, and soils.
08/23/2016 16:48:15
Robert Perkins
Andrei Faraon has been chosen as a 2016 Office of Naval Research Young Investigator.
08/08/2016 12:02:42
Robert Perkins
A team of researchers from Caltech and Harvard has designed and created mechanical chains made of soft matter that can transmit signals across long distances.
Logic gate
07/12/2016 10:17:03
Robert Perkins
A technique that allows manmade DNA shapes to be placed wherever desired—to within a margin of error of just 20 nanometers—now removes a major hurdle for the large-scale integration of molecular devices on chips.
Microscopic Van Gogh
05/27/2016 08:17:49
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
A conversation with Stevan Nadj-Perge, assistant professor of applied physics and materials science, about using 2-D materials in the development of a device that could turn quantum computing concepts into usable technology.
Stevan Nadj-Perge
04/11/2016 17:08:07
A quarter of Earth’s population lacks access to reliable electricity, according to the U.N. Development Programme. More than half of those people have no electricity at all. For many, orbiting solar panels could be a solution.
02/08/2016 12:02:08
Lori Dajose
Researchers have discovered that tiny diatom shells have the highest specific strength of any biological material.
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