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The design of a nature-inspired material that can make energy-storing hydrogen gas has gone holistic.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have for the first time simulated and quantified the early stages of radiation damage that will occur in a given material.
Researchers from the University of Bonn have just shown how a single atom can be split into its two halves, pulled apart and put back together again.
Scientists at the Vienna University of Technology found a method to locate single gold atoms on a surface.
The storage of light-encoded messages on film and compact disks and as holograms is ubiquitous---grocery scanners, Netflix disks, credit-card images are just a few examples.
Constance and Yury Kronn are pleased to debut their newly revamped website, EnergyToolsInt.com.
Physicists have trapped and cooled exotic particles called excitons so effectively that they condensed and cohered to form a giant matter wave.
To modify a metal surface at the scale of atoms and molecules — for instance to refine the wiring in computer chips or the reflective silver in optical components — manufacturers shower it with ions.
Ultracold quantum gases are an ideal experimental model system to simulate physical phenomena in condensed matter.
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