Electron

09.21.12
Researchers create working quantum bit in silicon, pave way for PCs of the future
09.21.12

Researchers create working quantum bit in silicon, pave way for PCs of the future

If you've been paying attention, you know the quantum computing revolution is coming -- and so far...

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08.13.12
IBM creates consistent electron spin inside semiconductors, takes spintronics one twirl closer
08.13.12

IBM creates consistent electron spin inside semiconductors, takes spintronics one twirl closer

A fundamental challenge of developing spintronics, or computing where the rotation of electrons ca...

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08.08.12
Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope
08.08.12

Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope

Electron microscopes can produce incredibly detailed and even 3D views of sub-cellular structures,...

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05.03.12
Beam-switching endows electron microscopes with 3D, added gross-out
05.03.12

Beam-switching endows electron microscopes with 3D, added gross-out

Having haunted our curtailed childhoods with tiny, disgusting horrors, the scanning electron micro...

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04.07.12
Flawed diamonds are perfect ingredients for quantum computing, just add time travel
04.07.12

Flawed diamonds are perfect ingredients for quantum computing, just add time travel

Ready to suspend your brain cells in a superposition of disbelief? Good, because the latest news pu...

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12.19.11
Scientists create first solar cell with over 100 percent quantum efficiency
12.19.11

Scientists create first solar cell with over 100 percent quantum efficiency

Researchers over at the National Renewable Energy Lab have reportedly made the first solar cell w...

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11.07.11
Nuclear clocks could be 60x as accurate as atomic counterparts, less prone to errors
11.07.11

Nuclear clocks could be 60x as accurate as atomic counterparts, less prone to errors

For years, atomic clocks have been considered the most accurate devices for tracking the slow ma...

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09.23.11
Scientists manipulate electron, this time everyone wins
09.23.11

Scientists manipulate electron, this time everyone wins

Notoriously difficult to pin down, electrons have always been free spirits -- until now that is...

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07.28.11
Ultra-pure material lets electrons discover each other on the quantum dance floor
07.28.11

Ultra-pure material lets electrons discover each other on the quantum dance floor

These guys aren't Purdue University professors, they're DJs. That thing on the left? It isn't a h...

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