Magnetism and Spintronics

Many of the most interesting things in nature - from spectacular lightning strikes to the subtlety of life itself - are transient,
Taken from Nature Physics News and Views - November 2013. Reducing the coupling an individual magnetic atom or molecule from its e
The energy needed to change the magnetic orientation of a single atom – which determines its magnetic stability and therefore...
A method to dramatically enhance the amount of time a quantum system can remain in two states has been applied in the context of s
Electrons in materials interact with their environment, and one another, through a hierarchy of energy scales.
In this week’s edition of Nature Communications, Dr. Laura Bovo and co-workers at the London Centre for Nanotechnology (LCN)...
Reporting in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week, researchers from the Netherlands, Oxford and the Londo
Novel flexible, lightweight and low cost “plastic” electronics, including OLEDs and organic solar cells, rely on semiconducting...
New research has demonstrated a way to make bismuth electrons and nuclei work together as qubits in a quantum computer.
At its most fundamental level, classical physics considers liquids as being made up of atoms, ions or molecules that swirl and flo