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Light can trigger coordinated, wavelike motions of atoms in atom-thin layers of crystal, scientists have shown.
Graphene, a sheet of carbon one atom thick, may soon have a new nanomaterial partner, “borophene.”
Scientists from Cornell University and the University of Ulm in Germany happened upon a world record-setting discovery. A stroke of good luck led them to find the world’s thinnest piece of glass, measuring only two atoms thick.
An unlikely material, cubic boron arsenide, could deliver an extraordinarily high thermal conductivity – on par with the industry standard set by costly diamond – researchers report in the current issue of the journal Physical Review Letters.
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