Physicists discover 'magnetotoroidic effect'
Answer to energy transfer debate could impact areas from photovoltaics to quantum information
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Researchers engineer molecular magnets to act as long-lived qubits
Trade-off coding for quantum communication provides more benefits than previously thought
Physicists extend entanglement in Einstein experiment
Ultra-sensitive force sensing with a levitating nanoparticle
A recent study led by researchers of the Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO) achieved the highest force sensitivity ever observed with a nano-mechanical resonator. The scientific results of this study have ...
Good vibes: Coupling electron spin states and carbon nanotube vibrations
Test magnet reaches 13.5 tesla – a new CERN record
The Short Model Coil (SMC) programme tests new magnet technologies with magnets about 30 centimetres long. The technology developed in the SMC will eventually help engineers build more powerful magnets for ...
Time's quantum arrow has a preferred direction: BaBar experiment confirms time asymmetry
(Phys.org)—Time marches relentlessly forward for you and me; watch a movie in reverse, and you'll quickly see something is amiss. But from the point of view of a single, isolated particle, the passage of ...
Engineers investigate why the cochlea is coiled
Tiny laser gives big boost to high speed data transmission
(Phys.org) —High-speed communication just got a turbo boost, thanks to a new laser technology developed at the University of Illinois that transmits error-free data over fiber optic networks at a blazing ...