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Turning Light Into Matter: Scientists Say 80-Year-Old Theory Is Provable
2014-05-19 08:30:22

First theorized in 1934 by a pair of scientists – Gregory Breit and John Wheeler – turning light into matter was deemed a fantastical and equally impossible feat.

2014-03-27 23:02:03

Datalogic, a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets and producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking systems, has

2014-02-03 23:00:18

Photoelectric sensor specialist STM joins Balluff. Florence, KY (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 STM Sensor Technologie München GmbH (STM) recently joined

2013-12-19 12:05:09

In contrast to its apparent simplicity (that brought Einstein his Nobel Prize), the photoelectric effect, when an electron is knocked out from its parent atom by a photon, is quite complicated to analyze in general, especially when the atom contains a large number of electrons.

Giant Planets Aid In Quicker Research On Material Surfaces
2013-06-06 11:16:02

New, fast and accurate algorithm from the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, based on the mathematical formalism used to model processes accompanying interaction of light with gas planet atmospheres, is a major step towards better understanding of physical and chemical properties of materials' surfaces studied under laboratory conditions.

UK Researchers Develop Transparent Photoelectric Smart Device
2013-04-20 08:18:41

Researchers at the University of Exeter have reportedly developed a new flexible and transparent photoelectric device that converts light into electrical signals by taking advantage of a pair of recently-discovered materials.

Surprising Control Over Photoelectrons From A Topological Insulator
2013-03-13 15:22:44

Berkeley Lab scientists discover how a photon beam can flip the spin polarization of electrons emitted from an exciting new material

2012-06-12 23:00:16

Balluff's new family of 18M photoelectric tubular sensors features a variety of sensing models in a rugged metal housing with long range sensing capability. Florence,

2011-08-25 21:15:56

The expression "beauty's only skin-deep" has often been applied to the chemistry of materials because so much action takes place at the surface.

2011-08-16 23:11:25

Scientists can now look deeper into new materials to study their structure and behavior.


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