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Imaging the Chemical Structure of Individual Molecules, Atom by Atom
Brookhaven Lab's Center for Functional Nanomaterials developed a guide for discriminating atoms other than hydrogen and carbon in aromatic molecules.
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ORNL Scientists Make Fundamental Discovery to Creating Better Crops
A team of scientists have discovered the specific gene that controls an important symbiotic relationship between plants and soil fungi.
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Creating a Diverse Pipeline
Students in the Undergraduate Plasma Physics Workshop work on plasma physics experiments in PPPL’s Science Education Laboratory.
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A Day in the Life of a Dark Matter Data Wrangler
Maria Elena Monzani prepares an international team to search for clues to one of the biggest scientific mysteries.
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A Sharper Focus: New Computational Technique Resolves Compressed X-ray Data
Argonne develops novel method to more clearly see complex materials physics in difficult-to-access environments.
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New Laws of Attraction: Scientists Print Magnetic Liquid Droplets
Revolutionary material could lead to 3D-printable magnetic liquid devices for the fabrication of flexible electronics.
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Interns Investigate Catalysts for a Greener Future
Stephanie Taboada and Nylette Lopez collaborate to explore ideal chemistry for converting CO2 and methane to syngas.
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After Blasting a Molecule with Light, Researchers Watch its Structure Vibrate and Change in Real Time
The technique can be used to study molecular phenomena and the forming and breaking of chemical bonds.
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A Graphene Superconductor That Plays More Than One Tune
Researchers at Berkeley Lab have developed a graphene device that’s thinner than a human hair but has a depth of special traits.
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Next-Gen Tools for Raw Data Processing
Researchers the Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility are preparing for datasets beyond the petascale.
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University Research News

Exceptional Engineering Faculty Win Prestigious U.S. Presidential Awards for Early-career Scientists
Two outstanding UW-Madison engineering faculty members received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
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Taking Charge: Researchers Team Up to Make Better Batteries
An FSU and Cornell University research team embarked on an ambitious investigation into what hampers current battery design and how to improve it.
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Physics Student Receives Prestigious Doctoral Jefferson Sciences Fellowship
Louisiana Tech physics doctoral student Devaki B. Pathak has been awarded a fellowship from the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility.
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Physicists Find First Possible 3D Quantum Spin Liquid
Cerium pyrochlore is first to qualify as long-sought state of matter.
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New UCI-led Study Uncovers Weakness in C. diff Toxin
Discovery may lead to new therapeutics and vaccines aimed at fighting the deadly disease.
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Associate Professor Henry Hoffmann Receives Presidential Early Career Award
Hoffmann, an associate professor in UChicago CS, is one of this year’s recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
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USU Ecologist Receives DOE Grant to Study Soil's Role in Carbon Cycle
Bonnie Waring receives a two-year, $295,967 award to fund her project.
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Rice Device Channels Heat Into Light
Carbon nanotube films created at Rice University enable method to recycle waste heat.
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Rebecca Schulman Receives the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Schulman is an expert in developing programmable, active devices that self-assemble from DNA
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Applied Optics Group Demonstrates Strong Coupling Between Magnons and Phonons on a Single Nanomagnet
UC Santa Cruz researchers discover interplay between magnetic and vibrational resonances within single nanomagnets.
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