The design, which uses entangled atoms, could help scientists detect dark matter and study gravity’s effect on time.
Dec. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
A quantum effect in topological semimetals demonstrated by MIT researchers could allow for the utilization of an untapped energy source.
Dec. 11, 2020 • ~7 min
In a new realm of materials, PhD student Thanh Nguyen uses neutrons to hunt for exotic properties that could power real-world applications.
Nov. 20, 2020 • ~8 min
Exotic states called Kohn anomalies could offer clues to why some materials have the electronic properties they do.
June 12, 2020 • ~7 min
In a new book, Professor David Kaiser describes dramatic shifts in the history of an evolving discipline.
April 29, 2020 • ~9 min
Newly synthesized compound of iron and tin atoms in 1-to-1 ratio displays unique behavior.
Dec. 12, 2019 • ~6 min
Extremely large electric fields can prevent umbrella-shaped ammonia molecules from inverting.
Nov. 4, 2019 • ~6 min
The X-ray-focusing lens used in the experiment is based on a design used in lighthouses for centuries.
Oct. 16, 2019 • ~8 min
System that generates coherent single particles of light could help pave the way for quantum information processors or communications.
Feb. 21, 2019 • ~5 min
Scientists invent technique to map energy and momentum of electrons beneath a material’s surface.
Nov. 16, 2017 • ~9 min