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2010-05-26 11:29:46

Rice physicists dig theoretical wells to mine quantum dots Graphane is the material of choice for physicists on the cutting edge of materials science, and Rice University researchers are right there with the pack "“ and perhaps a little ahead. Researchers mentored by Boris Yakobson, a Rice professor of mechanical engineering and materials science and of chemistry, have discovered the strategic extraction of hydrogen atoms from a two-dimensional sheet of graphane naturally opens up...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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