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Researchers measure light fields in 3-D

Researchers from TU Graz and the University of Graz present the new method of 3-D-plasmon tomography in Nature Communications.

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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Artificial iris responds to light like the human eye

An artificial iris manufactured from intelligent, light-controlled polymer material can react to incoming light in the same ways as the human eye. The iris was developed by the Smart Photonic ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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A functional prototype nonvolatile ferroelectric domain wall memory

(Phys.org)A team of researchers from institutions in Australia, the U.S. and China has developed a functional prototype nonvolatile ferroelectric domain wall memory. In their paper published ...

4 hours ago from Phys.org

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Flexible, self-healing wearable device harvests energy from body heat

Wearable electronic devices are starting to save some battery power by harvesting an energy source that's right underneath them: human body heat. But while flexible devices are more ...

9 hours ago from Gizmag

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Holey pattern boosts coherence of nanomechanical membrane vibrations

Researchers at the Niels Bohr Institute have introduced a new type of nanomechanical resonator, in which a pattern of holes localizes vibrations to a small region in a 30 nm thick membrane. ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Camera captures microscopic holograms at femtosecond speeds

Researchers from ITMO University have built a setup for recording holograms of tiny objects like living cells at femtosecond speeds. The new method reconstructs the phase topography of a sample ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Smooth propagation of spin waves using gold

Assistant Professor Taichi Goto at Toyohashi University of Technology elucidated the noise generation mechanism of the spin wave (SW), the wave of a magnetic moment transmitted through magnetic ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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