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Animal cells behave like fluid-filled sponges in response to being mechanically deformed according to new research published in Na
Traditionally, phosphorus and arsenic atoms have been used as donors in silicon, donating electrons that make up the current that
The dynamic self-assembly of atoms and molecules into low-dimensional structures has been vigorously pursued for several decades:
When Watson and Crick discovered the DNA double helix nearly sixty years ago, they based their structure on an averaged X-ray diff
Graphene is a remarkable 2-dimensional material that is just one carbon atom thick, providing free-standing atomic crystals with e
New nanoscale electronic state discovered on graphene sheets Researchers from the London Centre for Nanotechnology have discove
A breakthrough in controlling defects could lead to new generation of electronic devices Reporting in Nature Materials this week,.
Monopole defects and magnetic Coulomb blockade Ladak et al., New Journal of Physics 2011Magnetic monopoles, predicted by Dirac, en
The ability of bacteria to cause diseases depends, among other things, on their ability to stick to their host in order to be able
Manganese oxides, or manganites, are technologically important materials, used widely as solid oxide fuel cell cathodes.