Source: Cambridge Posted: 5/5/16 Researchers have built a nano-engine that could form the basis for future applications in nano-robotics, including robots small enough to enter living cells.
A brand-new way to produce electron spin currents
Source: ColoState Posted: 4/28/16 For the first time, scientists have used non-polarized light to produce what’s called a spin voltage – a unit of power produced from the quantum spinning of an individual electron.
Mars surface revealed in unprecedented detail
Source: UCL Posted: 4/27/16 The surface of Mars – including the location of Beagle-2 – has been shown in unprecedented detail by scientists using a revolutionary image stacking and matching technique.
A New Way To Get Electricity From Magnetism
Source: UUtah Posted: 4/20/16 By showing that a phenomenon dubbed the “inverse spin Hall effect” works in several organic semiconductors – including carbon-60 buckyballs - physicists changed magnetic “spin current” into electric current.