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Magazine

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.&nbsp;<a href="#__target_object_not_reachable"> <br /></a>

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. 
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Quantum Physics

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Choreography of an electron pair

December 17, 2014

The motion of the two electrons in the helium atom can be imaged and controlled with attosecond-timed laser flashes [more]

Quantum Physics . Solid State Research

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Superconductivity without cooling

December 03, 2014

An infrared laser pulse briefly modifies the structure of a high-temperature superconductor and thus removes its electrical resistance even at room temperature [more]

Genetics . Quantum Physics

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A molecule in an optical whispering gallery

September 22, 2014

With the help of a microsphere and a nanowire, single unlabelled biomolecules can be detected through light [more]

Medicine . Quantum Physics

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The shadow of a disease

September 12, 2014

Proteins such as tumour markers can be easily and sensitively detected by their scattered light [more]

Quantum Physics

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Squeezed quantum communication

August 26, 2014

New prospects for secure data traffic: Light in particularly sensitive quantum states can be transmitted through the atmosphere [more]

Material Sciences . Quantum Physics

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DNA used as a lightswitch

July 21, 2014

A nanostructure made from two tiny gold rods reversibly changes its optical properties when specific DNA molecules are added

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Material Sciences . Quantum Physics

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Hollow optical fibres for UV light

July 03, 2014

New optical waveguides improve precision investigations in physics, chemistry and life sciences [more]

Particle Physics . Quantum Physics

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At the heart of the antimatter mystery

June 02, 2014

An extremely accurate measurement of the proton’s magnetic moment could help to explain the surplus of matter in the Universe [more]

 
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