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Atoms with quantum memory

Order tends towards disorder. This is also true for quantum states. Measurements at the Vienna University of Technology show that in quantum mechanics this transition can be quite different from what we experience in our daily lives.

Posted: Feb 28th, 2013

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New plastic electronics can greatly reduce food waste worldwide

Millions of tons of still-edible food are thrown away because the "best before" date has passed. Wouldn't it be handy if the packaging could really "test" whether the contents are still safe to eat? Researchers have invented a circuit that makes this possible: A plastic analog-digital converter. This brings plastic sensor circuits costing less than one euro cent within reach.

Posted: Feb 27th, 2013

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France is the invited country at ImagineNano 2013

The organizers of ImagineNano announced France as the Invited Country at this year's edition. Forty French invited speakers among 7 conferences and a pavilion featuring the nanoscience and nanotechnology sector in this country are some of the activities planned.

Posted: Feb 27th, 2013

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Investigating nanogels for cancer therapy

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is supporting a new research group at Freie Universität Berlin that is investigating so-called thermoresponsive nanogels.

Posted: Feb 27th, 2013

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