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Topological Insulators Open a Path to Room-Temperature Spintronics
2012-05-15 07:34:05

Berkeley Lab researchers and their colleagues demonstrate unique new materials for innovative electronic and magnetic applications

2011-07-15 14:44:20

Graphene, a sheet of carbon only a single atom thick, was an object of theoretical speculation long before it was actually made.

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2011-01-26 10:01:59

Solar cells are made from semiconductors whose ability to respond to light is determined by their band gaps (energy gaps).


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aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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