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Physics & Astronomy Department
6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

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Beating the HeatBeating the heat a challenge at the nanoscale
Rice University scientists detect thermal boundary that hinders ultracold experiments
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International team finds existing drug may halt tumor growth, points way toward more effective treatments
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