Sep. 02, 2011News
The Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University released the 2011 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), marking its 9th consecutive year of measuring the performance of top universities worldwide.
Jul. 14, 2011News
When water is cooled below zero degrees, it usually crystallizes directly into ice. Ove Andersson, a physicist at Umeå University, has now managed to produce sluggishly flowing water at -130°C under high pressure - 10,000 times higher than ...
Jul. 08, 2011News
The Wendelstein 7-X fusion device at Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics in Greifswald is a three-year project, starting in 2011. The USA will invest over 7.5 million dollars in the construction.
Apr. 18, 2011News
Matheon project "Modeling and optimizing functional molecules", PD Dr. Burkhard Schmidt, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Free University Berlin, Germany.
Mar. 21, 2011News
Scientists have reached a milestone in the exploration of quantum gas mixtures. The group led by Rudolf Grimm has succeeded in producing controlled strong interactions between two fermionic elements. This model system not only promises to ...
Feb. 16, 2011News
Magnetic superhalogens - a new class of atomic clusters able to exhibit unusual stability at a specific size and composition, which may be used to advance materials science by allowing scientists to create a new class of salts with ...
Feb. 11, 2011News
Holographic Tissue Dynamics Spectroscopy (TDS) was developed by Purdue Physics Professor David D. Nolte, it is a technology that allows researchers to look inside cells using holography and lasers. The technology was highlighted in a ...
Feb. 01, 2011News
CERN announced yesterday that the LHC (Large Hadron Collider) will run through to the end of 2012 with a short technical stop at the end of 2011. The beam energy for 2011 will be 3.5 TeV.
Dec. 21, 2010News
Plastics-based materials have been in use for decades. But manufacturers are facing a serious hurdle in their quest for new developments: Substantial influences of the microscopic material structure on mechanical material properties cannot ...
Dec. 16, 2010News
On Wednesday, 15 December 2010, the Presidents of the University of Vienna, Vienna University of Technology and the Austrian Academy of Sciences signed a cooperation agreement which aims to pool the expertise of the three Viennese ...
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