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Disorder plays a key role in phase transitions of materials

Scientists discover that disorder is part of the structural transition of Vanadium Dioxide from an insulator state to a metallic state at extremely small time resolutions This provides a new perspective on how to control matter, especially in the field of superconductivity, which could have major implications for nanotechnology and optoelectronics.

Nov 2nd, 2018

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A high-performance nanopowder facility for metal 3D printing

Spherical nanoparticles with a high content of dislocations (defects in the crystal and metal lattice) and with accumulated internal energy will significantly increase the chemical potential and provide conditions for high physicochemical activity of particles.

Nov 2nd, 2018

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Electronic highways on the nanoscale

For the first time, the targeted functionalization of carbon-based nanostructures allows the direct mapping of current paths, thereby paving the way for novel quantum devices.

Nov 2nd, 2018

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Atoms use tunnels to escape graphene cover

Physicists have visualized for the first time how atoms behave in between graphene and a substrate. This insight could be instrumental for future implementations of industrial graphene production.

Nov 1st, 2018

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