Latest Spintronics Stories

2012-02-14 15:27:23

Arizona State University researchers are finding ways to improve infrared photodetector technology that is critical to national defense and security systems, as well as used increasingly in commercial applications and consumer products.

2012-02-08 18:34:44

A team from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland has found an iron-based superconductor that operates at the highest known temperature for a material in its class.

2012-02-01 16:03:55

World fuel consumption is shifting more and more to diesel at the expense of gasoline.

2012-01-31 06:16:25

Sometimes bigger isn't better.

2012-01-26 13:01:48

Does antimatter behave differently in gravity than matter?

2012-01-25 04:17:07

A research team led by physicists at the University of California, Riverside has identified a property of "bilayer graphene" (BLG) that the researchers say is analogous to finding the Higgs boson in particle physics.

2012-01-23 13:26:12

Physicists at the University of New South Wales have observed a new kind of interaction that can arise between electrons in a single-atom silicon transistor.

2012-01-17 12:41:02

An international team of researchers including scientists at Princeton University have achieved a 100-fold increase in the ability to maintain control the spins of electrons in a solid material, a key step in the development of ultrafast quantum computers.

2012-01-17 10:55:51

Heisenberg's Uncertainty principle is arguably one of the most famous foundations of quantum physics.

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