Experiment investigates how classical physics may emerge from quantum physics
Researchers glimpse the inside of a photonic crystal
Friction almost vanishes in microscale graphite
Chemists fabricate 'impossible' material
Crystal cantilever lifts objects 600 times its own weight (w/ Video)
Producing graphene layers using crystallization
Artificial magnetic fields for light could illuminate correlated quantum systems
How Perfect Can Graphene Be?
Atomtronic transistor and diode could advance quantum computing
Exerting better control over matter waves
Scientists capture ultrafast snapshots of light-driven superconductivity
A new study pins down a major factor behind the appearance of superconductivity—the ability to conduct electricity with 100 percent efficiency—in a promising copper-oxide material.
Researchers develop ErSb nanostructures with applications in infrared and terahertz ranges
In a feat that may provide a promising array of applications, from energy efficiency to telecommunications to enhanced imaging, researchers at UC Santa Barbara have created a compound semiconductor of nearly ...
New semiconductor holds promise for 2-D physics and electronics
(Phys.org) —From super-lubricants, to solar cells, to the fledgling technology of valleytronics, there is much to be excited about with the discovery of a unique new two-dimensional semiconductor, rhenium ...
JILA strontium atomic clock sets new records in both precision and stability
Heralding a new age of terrific timekeeping, a research group led by a National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) physicist has unveiled an experimental strontium atomic clock that has set new ...