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Houston, Texas 77005-1827
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News & Events

Magnetic Fluctuations in Heavy FermionPhysicists probe magnetic fluctuations in heavy fermion
Neutron-scattering experiments explore origins of high-temp superconductivity
NanoriboonsWet nanoribbons loop like DNA and fold like proteins
Graphene nanoribbons are known for adding strength but not weight to composites, like bicycle frames and tennis rackets. Now researchers say they could be useful in a squishier environment.
Beating the HeatBeating the heat a challenge at the nanoscale
Rice University scientists detect thermal boundary that hinders ultracold experiments