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  1. High-performance, low-cost ultracapacitors built with graphene and carbon nanotubesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | R & D

    ... a new ultracapacitor that is both high performance and low cost. The device, described in the Journal of Applied Physics , capitalizes on the synergy brought by mixing graphene flakes with single-walled carbon nanotubes, two carbon nanostructures ...

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  2. Ultracapacitor Breakthrough May Recharge Energy StorageRead the original story

    Wednesday | DesignLines

    ... hybrid composite of graphene flakes mixed with single-walled carbon nanotubes. In an American Institute of Physics (AIP) report the new style ultracapacitor is described in detail by professor Michael Keidar at George Washington University, in ...

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  3. Francis Slakey moves from scaling heights to greening citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... and final rounds, he hopes to make the competition into "the Super Bowl of energy efficiency." Slakey, who teaches physics at Georgetown in Washington D.C., has written a book ("To the Last Breath") about his other life as an athlete-adventurer. He ...

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  4. International performance mixed for UK physicistsRead the original story

    Wednesday | PhysicsWeb Events

    The UK physics community leads the world in the quality of its scientific output, but its global share of papers published has declined in line with that of some other wealthy countries.

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  5. Proton Problems: Faith in Theories or Reality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Free Republic

    The proton-a positively charged particle found in the nuclei of atoms-continues to present problems for the Standard Model of particle physics.

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  6. Liquid spacetime: What if spacetime were a kind of fluid?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... Some of these models predict that spacetime at the Planck scale is no longer continuous - as held by classical physics - but discrete in nature. Just like the solids or fluids we come into contact with every day, which can be seen as made up of ...

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  7. Chemistry in close-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chemistry World

    ... me it is much better here.' Gross' interest in scanning probe microscopy also started early. After an undergraduate physics degree from the Free University of Berlin, Gross spent a year in the labs of Ulrike Diebold at Tulane University in New ...

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  8. Quantum communications leap out of the labRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nature

    Cybersecurity is a step closer to the dream of sending data securely over long distances using quantum physics - spurred by two developments.

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  9. Turning point: Andrew ZwickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nature

    Andrew Zwicker, head of science education at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory in New Jersey, announced his candidacy on 9 March as a Democratic congressman for the state.

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  10. Student-led nuclear think tank tackles proliferation, energy topicsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Columbia Spectator

    ... '16, Emlyn Hughes, and Rachel Shafran, CC '16, during the 2013 program. The K=1 Criticality Project , or K1, lead by physics professor Emlyn Hughes , GSAS '87, and chemistry professor Ivana Hughes, is a student think tank focused on nuclear energy ...

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  11. Superconducting qubit array points the way to quantum computersRead the original story

    Tuesday | EurekAlert!

    A new 5-qubit array from UCSB's Martinis Group is on the threshold of making a quantum computer technologically feasible to build A fully functional quantum computer is one of the holy grails of physics.

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  12. Economics = MC2 -- A portrait of the modern physics startupRead the original story

    Tuesday | EurekAlert!

    ... centers as the drivers of American innovation," said Orville Butler, a former historian at the American Institute of Physics (AIP) and coauthor of a new AIP report on physics startups. The report, titled Physics Entrepreneurship and Innovation, is ...

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  13. ICSOS-11: 11th International Conference on the Structure of SurfacesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... or industry professional brightrecruits.com can help find the job for you. Are you looking for a supplier? Physics Connect lists thousands of scientific companies, businesses, non-profit organizations, institutions and experts worldwide. The ...

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  14. 15th Anglo-French Physical Acoustics ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... or industry professional brightrecruits.com can help find the job for you. Are you looking for a supplier? Physics Connect lists thousands of scientific companies, businesses, non-profit organizations, institutions and experts worldwide. ...

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  15. Silicon Quantum Information ProcessingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... or industry professional brightrecruits.com can help find the job for you. Are you looking for a supplier? Physics Connect lists thousands of scientific companies, businesses, non-profit organizations, institutions and experts worldwide. The aim of ...

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  16. Physicists consider implications of recent revelations about the universe's first lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Science Daily

    ... theoretical community is abuzz," says theorist Michael S. Turner, Director of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics (KICP) and the Bruce V. and Diana M. Rauner Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. Turner, who was not ...

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  17. Queuing theory helps physicist understand protein recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | Science Daily

    ... most of us have gotten stuck in a check-out line longer than we would like. For Will Mather, assistant professor of physics and an instructor with the College of Science's Integrated Science Curriculum, studying lines, or queues, has been crucial in ...

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  18. Quantum theory and classical musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Nuvo.net

    ... illuminating, adventurous show. Quantum: Music at the Frontier of Science tells the parallel stories of quantum physics and modern music, which, if you ask Ontario-based conductor Edwin Outwater , share quite a bit in common. He's partnering with ...

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  19. Obituary: UC Davis physicist John A. Jungerman, 92, helped develop first atomic bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    John A. Jungerman, a pioneering UC Davis physics professor who worked on the top-secret team that developed the atomic bomb in World War II and witnessed the dramatic first test explosion, died March 28. He was 92. Wanting to do more for the war effort, Dr. Jungerman considered joining the Navy as a graduate student at UC Berkeley in 1943.

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  20. Return to Cream CityRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Brew Crew Ball

    ... thing I did was hit the books. I ran home and grabbed everything I own that has anything to do with theoretical physics, then hit up Boswell's on my way back to the lab and ransacked all of their Stephen Hawking, Michio Kaku, and Brian Greene. After ...

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