News tagged with electronic behavior

Looking for critical behavior in graphene

( -- "One of the hopes people have for graphene is in electronic devices. It is seen as a possible replacement for silicon, due to its unique properties," Herb Fertig tells Graphene conducts well, ...

dateMay 18, 2010 in Nanomaterials feature
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How to make electrons behave like a liquid

Electrical resistance is a simple concept: Rather like friction slowing down an object rolling on a surface, resistance slows the flow of electrons through a conductive material. But two physicists have now found that electrons ...

dateFeb 23, 2016 in Nanophysics
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New physics in a copper-iridium compound

( —An unexpected magnetic behavior within Sr3CuIrO6, a transition-metal compound (TMC) that combines the transition metal copper with the transition metal iridium has been revealed by research at the U.S. Department ...

dateAug 08, 2013 in Condensed Matter
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