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November 14, 2019
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Are We Underestimating the Benefits of Investing in Renewable Energy?
Scientists have estimated the emissions intensity of CO2 & other air pollutants from a major electricity distributor & highlighted key consequences.
November 14, 2019
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Highest-throughput 3D Printer is Future of Manufacturing
Researchers have developed a new 3D printer that is so big and so fast it can print an object the size of an adult human in just a couple of hours.
November 14, 2019
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UNH Researchers Find Climate Change Increases Risk of Mercury Contamination
Scientists have found that as the landscape changes due to warming temperatures, they see a significant increase in the levels of methylmercury.
November 13, 2019
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Scientists Discover Fractal Patterns in a Quantum Material
The X-ray-focusing lens used in the experiment is based on a design used in lighthouses for centuries.
November 13, 2019
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A Peek at Life Under a Wheat Field: Reflections from an LTER Fellow
MSU graduate researcher, Allison Zahorec, is a PhD student in Dr. Doug Landis’s lab in the Department of Entomology at Michigan State University.
November 13, 2019
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Big Data Technique Reveals Previously Unknown Capabilities of Common Materials
New research reveals possible applications of nickel, from data storage to biosensors.
November 12, 2019
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John Price Receives Fifth DOE Grant to Continue Proton Research
Price recently received a three-year, $300,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to expand “Nuclear Physics with Short-Lived Beams.”
November 12, 2019
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Overlap Allows Nanoparticles to Enhance Light-based Detection
Rice University scientists have found revealing information where light from a molecule meets light from a nanoparticle.
November 12, 2019
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Scientists Discover Method to Create and Trap Trions at Room Temperature
A UMD-led team chemically engineered carbon nanotubes to synthesize and trap trions.
November 8, 2019
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Notre Dame Radiation Laboratory Conducts Radiation, Photochemistry Research
The lab has continued to perform research on the fundamental properties of radiation, as well as photochemical research.
November 8, 2019
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Building a Better Fluorescence Estimation of Electron Transport in Plants
In a letter published in the journal New Phytologist, researchers suggest a correction for fluorescent measurements of electron transport.
November 8, 2019
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Rochester Recognized as Leader in High-energy-density Physics
Three of eight national research grants recently awarded by the Department of Energy were given to researchers at the University of Rochester.
November 7, 2019
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ATLAS Phase I Upgrade Set to Advance High-Energy Particle Physics
Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory are leading a significant upgrade to the experiment.
November 7, 2019
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Johns Hopkins Researchers Discover Superconducting Material That Could Someday Power Quantum Computer
Researchers found that a certain superconducting material contains special properties that could be the building blocks for technology of the future.
November 7, 2019
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FSU Physics Researchers Break New Ground, Explore Unknown Energy Regions
Florida State University physicists are using photon-proton collisions to capture particles in an unexplored energy region.
November 6, 2019
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Getting to the Root: Finzi Lab Team at the Illinois Energy Farm
This past summer, the Illinois Energy Farm hosted a research team hailing from Boston University (BU) working in CABBI Co-PI Adrien Finzi’s lab.
November 6, 2019
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New Production Technique for High-performance Polymer Could Make for Better Body Armor
Brown University researchers have shown they can make degradation-resistant PBO, a polymer used to make body armor and other high-performance fabrics.
November 6, 2019
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Atomic-level Imaging Could Offer Roadmap to Metals with New Properties
Researchers at Georgia Tech have develop a new process to gain insights into individual high-entropy alloys and help characterize their properties.
November 5, 2019
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Graduate Students Receive Department of Energy Fellowships
University of Texas at Austin graduate students Emily Raulerson and Albina Khasanova received research fellowships from the Department of Energy.
November 5, 2019
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MSU Researcher Works to Transform Plant Material Into Useful Products
Stanford researchers have discovered proteins that enable archaea to toughen up their membranes when waters are overly warm.
November 5, 2019
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Stanford Researchers Identify Proteins in Archaea That Could Help Gauge Ancient Ocean Temperatures
New research could piece together the state of Earth’s climate going back millions of years to when those archaea were cruising the ancient oceans.
November 4, 2019
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Physicists Shine Light on Properties of Potential Solar Cell Material
Research led by University of Texas at Dallas physicists has altered the understanding of the fundamental properties of perovskite crystals.
November 4, 2019
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Princeton’s New Supercomputer, Traverse, to Accelerate Scientific Discovery in Fusion Research
The Traverse supercomputer now joins four other distinct computing clusters available to the University research community.
November 4, 2019
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Rare “Lazarus Superconductivity” Observed in Rediscovered Material
A team of researchers has observed a rare phenomenon called re-entrant superconductivity in the material uranium ditelluride.
November 1, 2019
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'Picoscience' and a Plethora of New Materials
Researchers designed and grew a new material, an artificial, layered crystal composed of the elements lanthanum, titanium, cobalt, and oxygen.