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24 ott 2014 18:00

Focus: Holey Rubber Slab Has Controllable Stiffness

Squeezing a holey rubber slab changes its stiffness over a wide range in the direction perpendicular to the squeeze. Published Fri Oct 24, 2014

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23 ott 2014 18:00

Synopsis: A Shield for Rydberg Atoms

The quantum properties of cold rubidium atoms on a chip can be protected by a thin metal layer on the chip’s surface. Published Thu Oct 23, 2014

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22 ott 2014 18:00

Viewpoint: Two Photons into One

The interaction between two individual photons in a nonlinear optical waveguide offers new possibilities for quantum information processing. Published Wed Oct 22, 2014

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22 ott 2014 18:00

Synopsis: Friction Gradients Guide Artificial Walkers

Pairs of micrometer-sized magnetic beads could “hunt” for chemicals by sensing changes in surface friction. Published Wed Oct 22, 2014

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21 ott 2014 18:00

Synopsis: Seeing the Glass of Milk as All Empty

A normally opaque medium can become fully transparent to properly tailored acoustic waves. Published Tue Oct 21, 2014

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20 ott 2014 18:00

Viewpoint: Particle Scattering Simplified

A new formula for the scattering of massless particles may simplify predictions and analyses of LHC experiments and shed new light on quantum gravity theories. Published Mon Oct 20, 2014

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17 ott 2014 18:00

Focus: Saving Space with Quantum Information

A technique that packs the full content of three bits of quantum information into two may be a space saver for quantum computers. Published Fri Oct 17, 2014

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16 ott 2014 18:00

Synopsis: Wedding Registries Reveal Migration Paths

The long-term movement of Korean migrants, as recorded in genealogy books, follows a statistical pattern that combines aspects of both diffusive and convective flows. Published Thu Oct 16, 2014

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15 ott 2014 18:00

Synopsis: Optimizing Crop Irrigation

The factors that affect the distribution of water in dry, sandy soil are tested in a lab-scale model. Published Wed Oct 15, 2014

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14 ott 2014 18:00

Viewpoint: Magnetic Fields Lock in the Heat for Fusion

Sandia researchers demonstrate that magnetic fields help retain heat in an imploding pellet of fuel, increasing the number of fusion reactions. Published Tue Oct 14, 2014

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