August 31, 2011, No comments

The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) today announced the names of the organization’s two newest Distinguished Life Members. David B. Marshall and Koichi Niihari are the 2011 recipients of the Distinguished […]


ATK Opens New Composite Manufacturing Plant

August 30, 2011, No comments

Alliant Techsystems today celebrated the grand opening of its new Aircraft Commercial Center of Excellence (ACCE) facility in Clearfield, Utah – les ...


High-tech Microscope Measures Electron Oscillations

August 26, 2011, No comments

Researchers from Bielefeld, Kaiserslautern and Würzburg have developed a novel high-tech microscope: It magnifies objects a million times and shows m ...


New Theory on Dynamics of Large-Polymer Liquids

August 25, 2011, No comments

A new physics-based theory could give researchers a deeper understanding of the unusual, slow dynamics of liquids composed of large polymers. This adv ...

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    Gold Nanoparticles boost Solar Efficiency
    August 24, 2011, No comments

    In the world of solar energy, organic photovoltaic solar cells have a wide range of potential applications, but they are still considered an upstart. While these carbon-based cells, which use […]

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    Movies of Individual Electrons
    August 23, 2011, No comments

    In a paper published in the latest issue of Nature Photonics, an international team of researchers takes an important step toward giving physicists the ability to effectively make movies of individual electrons. If […]