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September 18, 2017

Gold nanoparticles form mirror that can be switched on and off

Metamaterial device reversibly changes its optical properties in response to voltage changes

September 13, 2017

Quantum computing goes beyond hydrogen and helium

IBM system calculates ground states of lithium hydride and beryllium hydride

September 11, 2017

Detecting food allergens on the go

Prototype device can detect traces of peanuts, other allergens in minutes

September 7, 2017

Seeking materials to send unbreakable codes

Scientists want to develop photonic materials to bring quantum communication closer to reality

September 4, 2017

Polymer nanoparticles mimic bacteriophages

Particles could lead to therapies that fight infections while avoiding antibiotic resistance

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