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2014-12-02 12:23:43

LONDON, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coriolis flow meters are based on Coriolis forces that are generated when moving fluid is subject to vibrations that are perpendicular to its motion.

Caged Atoms Used To Create Electricity
2013-09-23 08:49:43

At the Vienna University of Technology, a new class of thermoelectric materials has been discovered; Due to a surprising physical effect they can be used to create electricity more efficiently

How Do You Boil Water Without Bubbles?
2012-09-14 05:02:11

How do you tell if water is boiling? You look for the bubbles, because every cook knows boiling water bubbles. But now, research from Northwestern University is turning that notion on its head.

2011-10-24 18:36:41

Nanoparticulate flow in a curved pipe differs to that in a straight pipe, and is of scientific and technological interest.

2011-06-30 01:43:42

A Princeton researcher and his international collaborators have used lasers to peek into the complex relationship between a single electron and its environment, a breakthrough that could aid the development of quantum computers.

2009-12-10 14:15:42

DARPA to provide funding to quell Casimir force.

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2009-01-08 15:05:00

Scientists say they have discovered the mechanism that causes tiny objects to levitate, a discovery that may pave the way for the ability to create nanotechnology machines in the future.

2008-09-21 15:30:00

Scientists at the IBM (NYSE: IBM) Almaden Research Center in San Jose, CA have forged a breakthrough in understanding an intriguing phenomenon in fundamental physics: the Kondo effect. They report their findings today in the scientific journal Nature Physics.


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