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April 8, 2020
A New Way to Fine-Tune Exotic Materials: Thin, Stretch and Clamp
The new technique can be used to study and design a broad range of materials for use in things like sensors and detectors.
April 8, 2020
Innovative Model of the Dynamic Magnetic Field That Surrounds Mercury
Researchers have developed the first detailed model of the interaction between the magnetized wind and the magnetic field that surrounds the planet.
April 8, 2020
Brookhaven Lab Mobilizes Resources in Fight Against COVID-19
Scientists and staff combine expertise across disciplines to address drug development, medical supplies, information processing, and more.
April 8, 2020
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On Mars or Earth, Biohybrid Can Turn CO2 Into New Products
Researchers have worked on a hybrid system combining bacteria and nanowires that can convert CO2 and H20 into building blocks for organic molecules.
April 8, 2020
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FRIB Accelerates Argon-36 Beam in 37 of 46 Cryomodules to Full Beam Energy of 200 MeV/Nucleon Required at Project Completion
FRIB’s readiness to accelerate beam in the second segment of the linear accelerator has been assessed in its fourth Accelerator Readiness Review.
April 8, 2020
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Research Shows Evidence of Broken Time-Reversal Symmetry in Superconducting UPt3
Researchers are a step closer to understanding how superconductors can be improved for reliability in future quantum computers.
April 7, 2020
Scientists See Energy Gap Modulations in a Cuprate Superconductor
Measurements from single electron tunneling provide spectroscopic evidence & cinch the case for a 'pair density wave' coexisting w/ superconductivity.
April 7, 2020
The Milky Way's Satellites Help Reveal Link Between Dark Matter Halos and Galaxy Formation
A study by SLAC and Dark Energy Survey researchers is part of a larger effort to understand how dark matter works on scales smaller than our galaxy.
April 7, 2020
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Double-Walled Nanotubes Have Electro-Optical Advantages
Rice University calculations show they could be highly useful for solar panels.
April 7, 2020
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Neural Networks Facilitate Optimization in the Search for New Materials
Sorting through millions of possibilities, a search for battery materials delivered results in five weeks instead of 50 years.
April 7, 2020
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Researchers Look for Dark Matter Close to Home
A new study has ruled out dark matter being responsible for mysterious electromagnetic signals previously observed from nearby galaxies.
April 6, 2020
Preparing for Exascale: Eliminating Disruptions on the Path to Sustainable Fusion Energy
PPPL scientists are leading an Aurora ESP project that will leverage AI, deep learning, & exascale computing power to advance fusion energy research.
April 6, 2020
Scientists Take Aim at the Coronavirus Toolkit
A PNNL biologist and Seattle colleagues are learning about structures of 27 surface proteins.
April 6, 2020
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UAH Joins Supercomputing Effort to Find Drugs Effective Against COVID-19
Research team is using ORNL’s SUMMIT, the most powerful supercomputer on the planet, to examine existing compounds that may have COVID-19 efficacy.
April 6, 2020
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OU College of Dentistry Scientists Use Neutrons to Try to Develop Better, Less Costly Dental Restorations
Neutron scattering research can provide insights that may lead to the development of novel materials for implant dentistry.
April 6, 2020
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Scientists Observe Superconductivity in Meteorites
The research team used an ultrasensitive measurement technique, magnetic field modulated microwave spectroscopy, to characterize alloys.
April 3, 2020
Department of Energy to Provide $7 Million for Accelerator R&D for Nuclear Physics
Research will Focus on both Existing and Next-Generation Facilities
April 3, 2020
NERSC, ESnet Continue to Deliver Supercomputing, Networking Support for Nation’s Scientists During Pandemic
NERSC and ESnet are providing critical computing and networking resources to scientists, including some exploring ways to fight the pandemic.
April 3, 2020
A New Explanation for Sudden Collapses of Heat in Plasmas Can Help Create Fusion Energy on Earth
Researchers at PPPL have proposed a new theory to explain the swings that occur in doughnut-shaped tokamaks, or fusion facilities.
April 3, 2020
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Towards an Unhackable Quantum Internet
Harvard and MIT researchers demonstrate the missing link for a quantum internet.
April 3, 2020
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Advanced “Super-Planckian” Material Exhibits LED-Like Light When Heated
Unconventional material emits light that exceeds limits of natural law.
April 3, 2020
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New Satellite-Based Algorithm Pinpoints Crop Water Use
A new high-resolution mapping framework, BESS-STAIR, focuses on plants’ carbon-water-energy cycles to provide daily, accurate information.
April 2, 2020
Argonne and CERN Weigh in on the Origin of Heavy Elements
An experiment conducted at CERN utilizes novel techniques developed at Argonne to study the nature and origin of heavy elements in the universe.
April 2, 2020
Meet the Engineers Whose Programming Helps Enhance Climate Research
Meng Wang, Tami Fairless, and Karen Lee Johnson use teamwork to bring atmospheric data into focus while also improving their work environment.
April 2, 2020
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Stanford Scientists Program Cells to Carry Out Gene-Guided Construction Projects
Stanford researchers have developed a method to genetically reprogram cells to build artificial structures.