Physics

The microscopic mechanism proposed by the researchers differs significantly from the usual half-metal model based on a strong electron-electron interaction.
by Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
9:23am
9.18.2017
Physicists produced a quantitatively accurate model of the impact of these Alfvén waves on high-energy deuterium beams in the DIII-D tokamak.
by Raphael Rosen, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
10:23am
9.14.2017
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Flames contain charged ions and electrons, which can be manipulated using electricity.
by KAUST
9:00am
9.13.2017
Scientists have succeeded in dramatically improving the quality of individual photons generated by a quantum system.
by University of Basel
10:18am
9.12.2017
Controlling this response is crucial to many applications, including 3D printing.
by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office
3:13pm
9.11.2017
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The basic principle of laser acceleration seems quite simple: A bundled, ultra-strong laser beam hits a trace of gas, which instantly creates plasma.
by Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf
2:33pm
9.8.2017
The simulations approximate kinetic effects in a fluid code, which treats plasma as a flowing liquid.
by Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
2:30pm
9.8.2017
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A possible explanation for this surprising anomaly is that light photons are transformed into hypothetical weakly-interacting particles.
by Scuola Internazionale Superiore Di Studi Avanzati
1:25pm
9.7.2017
Many phenomena in the quantum world cannot be investigated directly in the laboratory, and even supercomputers fail when trying to simulate them.
by University Of Innsbruck
3:26pm
9.6.2017
The charge and spin aspects of atoms are not rigid.
by SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
9:05am
8.29.2017
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Holographic technologies are now being used to help study materials at the atomic level.
by Nagoya Institute of Technology
3:25pm
8.28.2017
A physicist has for the first time used advanced models to accurately simulate key characteristics of the cyclic behavior of edge-localized modes (ELMs).
by Doe/Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
8:00am
8.25.2017
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This is a crucial step towards their use as a building block for future quantum computers.
by Eindhoven University of Technology
2:25pm
8.23.2017
Physicists demonstrate how heating up a quantum system can be used as a universal probe for exotic states of matter.
by Université Libre De Bruxelles
2:21pm
8.21.2017
The suppressed instability is called a global Alfvén eigenmode (GAE)
by Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
9:16am
8.21.2017
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Sharper pulses could soon drive applications that were previously not feasible.
by Max Planck Society
12:40pm
8.17.2017
UK scientists present research focusing on mysterious dynamics of impacting drops on spherical soft surfaces to deepen understanding of modern-day applications.
by American Institute Of Physics
1:45pm
8.15.2017
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Using nanopositioning systems, researchers can move the scatterers and increase the size and even introduce another medium into the field.
by Washington University in St. Louis
10:12am
8.10.2017
Only a small part of the universe consists of visible matter.
by Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet Mainz
9:07am
8.9.2017
Producing attosecond X-rays requires a new type of high power driver.
by University of Central Florida
9:45am
8.8.2017
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Scientists on DES are using the camera to map an eighth of the sky in unprecedented detail over five years.
by DOE/Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
1:30pm
8.3.2017
These Majorana fermions could one day help make quantum computers more robust.
by Glennda Chui, Stanford News
10:20am
8.3.2017
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Advances in modern electronics has demanded the requisite hardware, transistors, to be smaller in each new iteration.
by Louisiana State University
9:01am
7.31.2017
Scientists observe period doubling route to chaos by increasing the magnetic field of a bar magnet placed outside a plasma chamber.
by American Institute of Physics (AIP)
11:19am
7.25.2017
The phenomenon visually resembles one of the most important modern-day technological processes.
by Faculty of Physics University of Warsaw
8:57am
7.21.2017
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Adhesive wear occurs when two surfaces – such as a brake pad and a wheel’s disc, or a car tire and the road – rub against each other.
by EPFL
12:08pm
7.14.2017
Despite its huge significance for life on our planet, it is still not fully known what creates the Earth's magnetic field.
by University Of Würzburg
10:20am
7.12.2017
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Dragline silk from golden orb weaver spiders dissipates energy to prevent spinning.
by American Institute of Physics
2:17pm
7.7.2017
These studies provide unique opportunities to explore quantum physics and apply its exotic effects in advanced technologies.
by DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
9:14am
7.6.2017
Capillary discharge plasma jets are those that are created by a large current that passes through a low-density gas in what is called a capillary chamber.
by American Institute of Physics
1:32pm
6.20.2017
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