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University of Texas Arlington 02.03.15University Research

UT Arlington Awarded Department of Energy Grant to Develop Sensor System for Real-Time Evaluation of BoilersExternal link

A University of Texas at Arlington engineering professor is developing a distributed wireless antenna sensor system to monitor conditions of coal-fired boilers that will lead to making the units safer, more efficient and eventually producing better designed units. Read More »

University of California Los Angeles 02.03.15University Research

Team Led by UCLA and Columbia Engineers Uses Disorder to Control Light on a NanoscaleExternal link

Findings could lead to more precise information transfer in computer chips and other applications. Read More »

02.03.15From the Labs

5 Ways to Put Tiny Targets in Front of an X-ray LaserExternal link

Scientists at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have assembled an exotic toolbox for experiments that tap into the brightest X-Rays on the planet. Read More »

Rice University 02.02.15University Research

Evidence Mounts for Quantum Criticality TheoryExternal link

A new study by a team of physicists at Rice University bolster theory that quantum fluctuations drive strange electronic phenomena. Read More »


FY 2016 Budget Request to Congress for DOE’s Office of Science.pdf file (6.5MB)

Acting Director Patricia Dehmer presents the details of the Office of Science FY 2016 budget request. Read More »

02.02.15From the Labs

Cosmic Inflation Remains UndiscoveredExternal link

A previous study claiming the discovery of gravitational waves as cosmic inflation’s fingerprint has most likely been over-interpreted, scientists found in a joint analysis between the Planck and BICEP2 experiments. Read More »

Northwestern University 02.02.15University Research

New Method Allows for Greater Variation in Band Gap TunabilityExternal link

Northwestern University researchers discovered a novel way to control the electronic band gap in complex oxide materials without changing the material’s overall composition. Read More »

The schematic shows the molecular structure of a protein.02.01.15Science Highlight

Deciphering Distinct Atomic Motions in Proteins with Dynamic Neutron Scattering

Combining computer simulations with laboratory measurements provides insights on molecular-level flexibility. Read More »

Neutron diffraction data of barium iron arsenide with sodium ions substituted onto 24 percent of the barium sites (doping) showed evidence for a new magnetic phase in iron-based superconductors. 02.01.15Science Highlight

New Magnetic Phase Confirms Theoretical Predictions Related to Unconventional Superconductivity

Scientists uncover the microscopic origin of a magnetic phase in iron-based superconductors. Read More »

Crystal structure of the parent compound of a calcium-strontium-based cuprate superconductor [(Ca/Sr)2CuO3]...02.01.15Science Highlight

Predicting Magnetic Behavior in Copper Oxide Superconductors

New theoretical techniques predict experimental observations in superconducting materials. Read More »

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