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Partitioning by collision

An ensemble consisting of a binary mixture of particles of equal size can partition itself into its component fractions - provided that the two species differ in their diffusion constants.

dateFeb 05, 2016 in General Physics
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Electron's 1-D metallic surface state observed

In the one-dimensional (1D), various exotic phenomena are predicted that are totally different from those in the 3D world in which we live. One of the reasons of this is that particles cannot pass each other in 1D. (Fig. ...

dateFeb 08, 2016 in General Physics
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