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Physics - Computer Science - 10.07.2020

Physics - 09.07.2020
Euclid space telescope’s camera a step closer to imaging galaxies
ESA's Euclid mission to study more than a billion galaxies is a step closer to launch as its two instruments are now built and fully tested, including a massive optical digital camera delivered by an international consortium led by UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory.

Physics - 09.07.2020
From music to quantum physics
From music to quantum physics
Celeste Carruth originally planned to be a musician. Now she is a physicist at ETH working to develop a new technique for controlling ions.

Economics / Business - Physics - 09.07.2020

Computer Science - Physics - 07.07.2020
Chicago Quantum Exchange announces new partnerships to advance research, training
The Chicago Quantum Exchange , a growing intellectual hub for the research and development of quantum technology,has added to its community seven new corporate partners in computing, technology and

Chemistry - Physics - 07.07.2020
Boron nitride destroys PFAS 'forever' chemicals PFOA, GenX
Boron nitride destroys PFAS ’forever’ chemicals PFOA, GenX
Pollutant-destroying properties surprise Rice engineer: 'It's not supposed to work' Rice University chemical engineers found an efficient catalyst for destroying PFAS "forever” chemicals where they least expected.

Physics - Materials Science - 07.07.2020

Physics - 06.07.2020
Probing permanent dipoles in CdSe nanoplatelets with transient electric birefringence
Zinc-blende CdSe semiconducting nanoplatelets (NPL) show outstanding quantum confinement properties thanks to their small, atomically-controlled, thickness.

Physics - Event - 02.07.2020

Physics - Chemistry - 02.07.2020

Physics - Innovation - 02.07.2020

Physics - Materials Science - 30.06.2020
Exploring interactions of light and matter
Exploring interactions of light and matter
Juejun Hu pushes the frontiers of optoelectronics for biological imaging, communications, and consumer electronics.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 27.06.2020
Space weather monitoring to get major upgrade in new research programme
The UK's ability to predict solar superstorms and other severe space weather events is to get a significant upgrade with the launch of two major research projects led by the University of Birmingham.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 26.06.2020
Mystery of solar cycle illuminated
In the convection zone of the star, the plasma currents make a huge turnover that lasts about 22 years (mps) Solar activity fluctuates in a rhythm of about eleven years, which is reflected among other things in the frequency of sunspots. A complete magnetic period lasts 22 years. Scientists have long been puzzling over what causes this cycle.

Physics - Economics / Business - 26.06.2020

Social Sciences - Physics - 25.06.2020

Physics - 25.06.2020
A new material for light-matter interactions
A new material for light-matter interactions
EPFL scientists have coupled a new material with light at the level of a single photon. The achievement opens up prospects for better controlling and understanding the properties of quantum-correlated systems, where theoretical calculations are difficult.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 25.06.2020
Experiment at CERN makes the first observation of rare events producing three massive force carriers simultaneously
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Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 24.06.2020
NASA’s TESS, Spitzer missions discover a world orbiting a unique young star near us
For decades, a nearby star named AU Microscopii has intrigued astronomers as a possible home for planets. Now, scientists using data from NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) and retired Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered a planet about as large as Neptune-one that circles the young star in just over a week.

Administration - Physics - 24.06.2020

Physics - 23.06.2020
Docuseries takes viewers into the lives and labs of scientists
A new documentary series will soon take viewers into the lives and labs of scientists-beginning with a pilot episode that follows former University of Chicago graduate student Nathan Earnest-Noble as he researches quantum computing. Produced by the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering's STAGE lab, Curiosity: The Making of a Scientist features intimate, documentary-style short films created by an interdisciplinary team of science and arts students and professional filmmakers at UChicago.

Physics - Environment - 23.06.2020
Researchers Receive DOE Early Career Research Awards
Researchers Receive DOE Early Career Research Awards
Top scientists from Berkeley Lab, UC Berkeley recognized for accelerating scientific advances in biosciences, earth and environmental sciences, physics, chemistry, and materials science Three scienti

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 23.06.2020
LIGO-Virgo Finds Mystery Object in "Mass Gap"
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Chemistry - Physics - 22.06.2020
Fluorocarbon bonds are no match for light-powered nanocatalyst
Fluorocarbon bonds are no match for light-powered nanocatalyst
Rice U. lab unveils catalyst that can break problematic C-F bonds Rice University engineers have created a light-powered catalyst that can break the strong chemical bonds in fluorocarbons, a group of synthetic materials that includes persistent environmental pollutants.

Environment - Physics - 22.06.2020

Physics - Innovation - 19.06.2020
Particle physicists update strategy for the future of the field in Europe
Geneva, 19 June 2020. Today, the CERN Council announced that it had unanimously updated the strategy intended to guide the future of particle physics in Europe within the global landscape (the document is available here ).

Computer Science - Physics - 18.06.2020
Optical Microcomb Device May Result in Improved Telecommunications, Sensors, Clocks
At a Glance Leadership President Provost Board of Trustees Legacy History & Milestones Historic Awards & Honors Caltech Archives Interactive History Map News Publications This is Caltech Calt

Physics - Electroengineering - 18.06.2020
Federally funded upgrade reenergizes fusion experiment
For more than two decades, University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers have leveraged a unique experiment called Pegasus to advance the field of fusion energy.

Materials Science - Physics - 18.06.2020
Graphene with sodium could make better batteries
Graphene doped with sodium can be a key player in making cheap batteries and spintronic devices, EPFL scientists discover.

Physics - Computer Science - 17.06.2020
In International Physics Collaborations, Working Remotely Is Nothing New
In International Physics Collaborations, Working Remotely Is Nothing New
Some members of Berkeley Lab's ATLAS group continue their research, interactions online without interruption Fabio Cerutti, a Berkeley Lab staff scientist and ATLAS group member, quickly transitioned

Physics - 17.06.2020
Some Lab Magnet Work Proceeds on Particle Accelerator Upgrade
Some Lab Magnet Work Proceeds on Particle Accelerator Upgrade
Note: This article is the final part of a recurring series highlighting Berkeley Lab's ongoing role in international science collaborations during the COVID-19 pandemic. While COVID-19 risks had led to a temporary halt in fabrication work on high-power superconducting magnets built by a collaboration of three U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) national labs for an upgrade of the world's largest particle collider at CERN in Europe, researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) are still carrying out some project tasks.

Computer Science - Physics - 15.06.2020
Major investors back disruptive new player in quantum computing race
Major investors back disruptive new player in quantum computing race
Universal Quantum, a disruptive new player on the global quantum computing stage, has today emerged out of stealth announcing an oversubscribed 3.6 million seed-funding round.

Physics - 12.06.2020
Adding noise for completely secure communication
Adding noise for completely secure communication
How can we protect communications against "eavesdropping" if we don't trust the devices used in the process? This is one of the main questions in quantum cryptography research. Researchers at the University of Basel and ETH Zurich have succeeded in laying the theoretical groundwork for a communication protocol that guarantees one hundred percent privacy.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 10.06.2020
Quantum technology to ensure resilient maritime navigation
The UK Quantum Technology Hub Sensors and Timing , led by the University of Birmingham, has awarded funding for research to improve the precision of maritime navigation.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 04.06.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 01.06.2020

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 29.05.2020
Daya Bay Reactor Experiment Continues to Generate Data
Daya Bay Reactor Experiment Continues to Generate Data
Experiment: Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment About: The Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment is designed to measure the properties of ghostly particles called neutrinos, and more specifically reactor-produced antineutrinos. Location: Daya Bay Nuclear Power Plant complex, Shenzen, China. Role: Berkeley Lab's Kam-Biu Luk, co-spokesperson for the Daya Bay experiment, leads U.S. participation in the experiment.

Physics - Materials Science - 28.05.2020
Rice U. physicist Ming Yi wins coveted Moore Foundation grant
Rice U. physicist Ming Yi wins coveted Moore Foundation grant
EPiQS award will support high-risk, high-reward experiments on quantum materials To the quantum materials in her lab, Rice University experimental physicist Ming Yi is a real pest.

Life Sciences - Physics - 28.05.2020
Stanford Science Fellows program announces first cohort
Stanford Science Fellows program announces first cohort
The program is a fundamentally new type of postdoctoral training focused on attracting diverse and exceptional scholars from around the world to cultivate new directions in foundational scientific research.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 26.05.2020

Physics - Innovation - 26.05.2020
Alice&Bob raises 3M and enters the race to produce the world’s first fault-tolerant quantum computer
Alice&Bob's ambition is to become the leading provider of quantum computing power using a universal fault-tolerant quantum computer.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 26.05.2020
New infrared telescope to spot cosmic hidden treasures
New infrared telescope to spot cosmic hidden treasures
A new infrared telescope, to be designed and built by astronomers at The Australian National University (ANU), will monitor the entire southern sky in search of new cosmic events as they take place.

Innovation - Physics - 22.05.2020
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