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09.25.14From the Labs

Growth of an Ultra-thin Layered Structure Offers SurprisesExternal link

Researchers from the University of Vermont recently investigated an example of “heteroepitaxial” growth, in which one material is grown on the surface of a second material that has a similar crystal structure as the first. Read MoreExternal linkage

University California Riverside 09.24.14University Research

Finding Answers to Basic Questions About the UniverseExternal link

UC Riverside graduate students make significant contributions to particle physics research at CERN. Read MoreExternal linkage

MIT University 09.24.14University Research

Magnetic Fields Make the Excitons Go ’RoundExternal link

MIT theorists find a new way to improve efficiency of solar cells by overcoming exciton “traps.” Read MoreExternal linkage

09.24.14From the Labs

Los Alamos Researchers Uncover New Properties in Nanocomposite Oxide Ceramics for Reactor Fuel, Fast-ion ConductorsExternal link

In a nanocomposite, the size of each of these grains is on the order of nanometers, roughly 1000 times smaller than the width of a human hair. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.24.14From the Labs

Ames Laboratory 3D Printing Technology Research Taking ShapeExternal link

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory see amazing potential in 3D printing and additive manufacturing, and are focusing research toward further advances in the technology. Read MoreExternal linkage

Stanford University 09.23.14University Research

Stanford Researchers Create 'Evolved' Protein That May Stop Cancer From SpreadingExternal link

Experimental therapy stopped the metastasis of breast and ovarian cancers in lab mice, pointing toward a safe and effective alternative to chemotherapy. Read MoreExternal linkage

Penn State University 09.23.14University Research

Sparkling Threads With Exceptional PropertiesExternal link

Penn State University researchers create super-strong, super-thin diamond nanothreads. Read MoreExternal linkage

University of Illinois at Chicago 09.23.14University Research

Graphene Flaws Key to Creating Hypersensitive ‘Electronic Nose’External link

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered a way to create a highly sensitive chemical sensor based on the crystalline flaws in graphene sheets. Read MoreExternal linkage

Brookhaven Lab's National Synchrotron Light Source II 09.23.14From the Labs

Brookhaven Lab's National Synchrotron Light Source II Approved to Start Routine OperationsExternal link

Milestone marks transition to exciting new chapter. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.23.14From the Labs

Interface Surprises May Motivate Novel Oxide Electronic DevicesExternal link

Project by researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory leads to an experiment and theory that corroborate two distinct mechanisms in a ferroelectric material. Read MoreExternal linkage

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