Magnetism
Intrinsic magnetic topological insulators in van der Waals layered MnBi2Te4-family materials  Science Magazine · 3 days
The interplay of magnetism and topology is a key research subject in condensed matter physics, which offers great opportunities to explore emerging new physics, such as... more
Tuning from failed superconductor to failed insulator with magnetic field  Science Magazine · 3 days
Do charge modulations compete with electron pairing in high-temperature copper oxide superconductors? We investigated this question by suppressing superconductivity in a stripe-ordered cuprate compound at low temperature with... more
Electron (or 'hole') pairs may survive effort to kill superconductivity  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Scientists seeking to understand the mechanism underlying superconductivity in "stripe-ordered" cuprates—copper-oxide materials with alternating areas of electric charge and magnetism—discovered an unusual metallic state when attempting to turn... more
'Hidden' phases of matter revealed through the power of light  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
New chemistry research demonstrates how 'hidden' phases of matter can be activated by extremely fast pulses of light. This fundamental scientific breakthrough paves the way for creating materials... more
Development of durable MTJ under harsh environment for STT-MRAM at 1Xnm technology node  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Researchers at Tohoku University have announced the development of a new magnetic tunnel junction, by which the team has demonstrated an extended... more
Magnetic Fields May Muzzle Milky Way's Monster Black Hole  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The mysteriously quiet behavior of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole may be influenced by magnetic field lines. more
Discovery of light-induced ferroelectricity in strontium titanate  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Light can be used not only to measure materials' properties, but also to change them. Especially interesting are those cases in which the function of a material can be modified, such as its ability... more
ATLAS homes in on magnetic monopoles  CERN · 3 days
ATLAS homes in on magnetic monopoles Ana Lopes abelchio Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:00 Conventional bar magnets are also called ‘magnetic dipoles’ because they have... more
A new study reveals 'hidden' phases of matter through the power of light  nanowerk · 3 days
New chemistry research demonstrates how 'hidden' phases of matter can be activated by extremely fast pulses of light. This fundamental scientific breakthrough... more
Mysterious Majorana quasiparticle is now closer to being controlled for quantum computing  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Using a new approach, researchers detected the elusive Majorana quasiparticle, notable for being its own antiparticle and for its potential as the basis for... more
Concert of magnetic moments  nanowerk · 4 days
An international collaboration between researchers has uncovered a new way how the electron spins in layered materials can interact. They report a hitherto unknown chiral coupling that is active over relatively long distances. more
Cassini-Huygens exploration of the Saturn system: 13 years of discovery  Science Magazine · 4 days
The Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn provided a close-up study of the gas giant planet, as well as its rings, moons, and magnetosphere. The Cassini spacecraft arrived at Saturn... more
Concert of magnetic moments  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Researchers have uncovered a new way how the electron spins in layered materials can interact. more
Observation of a Majorana zero mode in a topologically protected edge channel  Science Magazine · 4 days
Superconducting proximity pairing in helical edge modes, such as those of topological insulators (TI), is predicted to provide a unique platform for realizing Majorana... more
Small currents for big gains in spintronics  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
A new low-power magnetic switching component could aid spintronic devices. more
Study measures impact of Mediterranean and low-carb diets and exercise with MRI  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
A research team led by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Prof. Iris Shai has published a significant long-term study on the impact of Mediterranean... more
National MagLab creates world-record magnetic field with small, compact coil  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
A novel magnet half the size of a cardboard toilet tissue roll usurped the title of "world's strongest magnetic field" from the metal titan that had held it... more
Solar activity forecast for next decade favorable for exploration  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
The last astronauts of the Apollo program were lucky. Not just because they were chosen to fly to the moon, but because they missed some really bad weather en route.... more
Small currents for big gains in spintronics  nanowerk · 4 days
A new low-power magnetic switching component could aid spintronic devices. more
Submicrometer elasticity of double-stranded DNA revealed by precision force-extension measurements with magnetic tweezers  Science Magazine · 5 days
Submicrometer elasticity of double-stranded DNA (dsDNA) governs nanoscale bending of DNA segments and their interactions with proteins. Single-molecule force spectroscopy, including magnetic... more
Magnetic field may be keeping Milky Way's black hole quiet  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Supermassive black holes exist at the center of most galaxies, and our Milky Way is no exception. But many other galaxies have highly active black holes, meaning a... more
MagLab scientists discover thermoelectric properties in promising class of materials  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Exploring an area overlooked by other scientists, physicists at the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory have discovered that a class of materials called "1-2-20s" have... more
An innovative electron microscope overturning common knowledge of 88 years history  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
In conventional electron microscopes, performing atomic-resolution observations of magnetic materials is particularly difficult because high magnetic fields are inevitably exerted on samples inside the magnetic objective... more
New result in hunt for mysterious magnetic monopoles  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Cutting a magnet in half yields two magnets, each with its own north and south pole. This apparent absence of an isolated magnetic pole, or "magnetic monopole," has puzzled physicists for more... more
The sun may have a dual personality, simulations suggest  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Researchers at CU Boulder have discovered hints that humanity's favorite star may have a dual personality, with intriguing discrepancies in its magnetic fields that could hold clues to the sun's... more
'Sandwich' structure key to thin LSMO films retaining magnetic properties  nanowerk · 5 days
The oxide ceramic material lanthanum strontium manganite (LSMO) retains its magnetic properties in atomically thin layers if it is 'sandwiched' between two layers of a different ceramic oxide,... more
Technique pulls interstellar magnetic fields within easy reach  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A new, more accessible and much cheaper approach to surveying the topology and strength of interstellar magnetic fields -- which weave through space in our galaxy and beyond, representing one of the... more
'Sandwich' structure key to thin LSMO films retaining magnetic properties  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
The oxide ceramic material lanthanum strontium manganite (LSMO) retains its magnetic properties in atomically thin layers if it is 'sandwiched' between two layers of a different ceramic oxide,... more
A bubbly new way to detect the magnetic fields of nanometer-scale particles  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
The method provides manufacturers with a practical way to measure and improve their control of the properties of magnetic nanoparticles for a host of... more
'Sandwich' structure key to thin LSMO films retaining magnetic properties  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Researchers at North Carolina State University have found that the oxide ceramic material lanthanum strontium manganite (LSMO) retains its magnetic properties in atomically thin layers if it is... more
New material with magnetic shape memory (w/video)  nanowerk · 6 days
What is special about the new material is that, unlike previous shape-memory materials, it consists of a polymer and droplets of a so-called magnetorheological fluid embedded in it. Areas of application for this new... more
An innovative electron microscope overturning common knowledge of 88 years history  nanowerk · 6 days
Researchers developed a revolutionary electron microscope that incorporates newly designed magnetic objective lenses, and achieved direct, atom-resolved imaging of materials with sub-Angstrom spatial resolution. more
Direct atom-resolved imaging of magnetic materials  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
In conventional electron microscopes, performing atomic-resolution observations of magnetic materials is particularly difficult because high magnetic fields are inevitably exerted on samples inside the magnetic objective lens. Newly developed magnetic objective-lens system provides a magnetic-field-free environment... more
A bubbly new way to detect the magnetic fields of nanoparticles  nanowerk · 6 days
The method provides manufacturers with a practical way to measure and improve their control of the properties of magnetic nanoparticles for a host of medical and... more
A bubbly new way to detect the magnetic fields of nanometer-scale particles  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
As if they were bubbles expanding in a just-opened bottle of champagne, tiny circular regions of magnetism can be rapidly enlarged to provide a... more
Technique Pulls Interstellar Magnetic Fields Within Easy Reach  ASTRO WATCH · 6 days
A new, more accessible and much cheaper approach to surveying the topology and strength of interstellar magnetic fields — which... more
New metamaterial can improve MRI quality and reduce scan time  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
New magnetic metamaterial could be used as an additive technology to increase the imaging power of lower-strength MRI machines, increasing the number of patients seen by clinics and... more
LOFAR Telescope Sees Ridge of Radio-Emitting Plasma between Two Merging Galaxy Clusters  SCI-NEWS.COM · 7 days
Astronomers using the Low-Frequency Array (LOFAR) telescope network have detected a vast ridge of radio emission connecting the merging galaxy clusters Abell 0399 and... more
Researchers develop new metamaterial that can improve MRI quality and reduce scan time  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Could a small ringlike structure made of plastic and copper amplify the already powerful imaging capabilities of a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)... more
Technique pulls interstellar magnetic fields within easy reach  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
A new, more accessible and much cheaper approach to surveying the topology and strength of interstellar magnetic fields—which weave through space in our galaxy and beyond, representing one of the most potent... more
Medical News Today: Magnetic stimulation may reduce the impact of concussion  MNT · 7 days
Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan, in Canada, have used magnetic stimulation to reverse symptoms of concussion in mice. more
Magnetic stimulation may reduce the impact of concussion  MNT · 7 days
Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan, in Canada, have used magnetic stimulation to reverse symptoms of concussion in mice. more
With molecular data storage, cat videos could outlast us all  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
From books to floppy disks to magnetic memory, technologies to store information continue to improve. Yet threats as simple as water and as complex as cyberattacks can still... more
Magnetic field-induced pair density wave state in the cuprate vortex halo  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
High magnetic fields suppress cuprate superconductivity to reveal an unusual density wave (DW) state coexisting with unexplained quantum oscillations. Although routinely labeled a charge density wave... more
In a first, magnetic fields have been spotted between two galaxy clusters  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
The discovery of magnetic fields in the gaseous filament between two galaxy clusters suggests that some large cosmic structures are magnetized. more
New findings on Earth's magnetic field  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
The well-known sources of the magnetic field that surrounds Earth are the deep inside core and Earth's crust. Earth's mantle, on the other hand, has been considered to be 'magnetically dead' for the most part. Now... more
The waltz of the LHC magnets has begun  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Major endeavors are underway in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) over the past few weeks, with the extraction of magnets from the accelerator tunnel. The LHC has a total of 1232 dipoles,... more
Chandra Detects Huge Coronal Mass Ejection from HR 9024  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Coronal mass ejections (CMEs), often associated with solar flares, are the most powerful magnetic phenomena occurring on the... more
Magnetism discovered in the Earth's mantle  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The huge magnetic field which surrounds the Earth, protecting it from radiation and charged particles from space—and which many animals even use for orientation purposes—is changing constantly, which is why geoscientists keep it constantly under surveillance.... more
The waltz of the LHC magnets has begun  CERN · 2 weeks
The waltz of the LHC magnets has begun Anaïs Schaeffer anschaef Wed, 06/05/2019 - 12:40 Major endeavours have got under way way in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) over the past few... more
2-D spintronics has already transformed computing – now we're making it work in three dimensions  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Spintronics might not be the sort of word that comes up in everyday discussions, but it has been revolutionising computer... more
New material with magnetic shape memory  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI and ETH Zurich have developed a new material that retains a given shape when it is put into a magnetic field. It is a composite material consisting of two... more
3-D magnetic interactions could lead to new forms of computing  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A new form of magnetic interaction which pushes a formerly two-dimensional phenomenon into the third dimension could open up a host of exciting new possibilities for data storage... more
New interaction between thin film magnets discovered  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
People stream videos, download audiobooks to mobile devices, and store huge numbers of photos on their devices. The need for storage capacity is growing rapidly, and researchers are working to develop new data storage... more
New interaction between thin film magnets for faster memory devices  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Breakthrough discovery in the field of electromagnetism opens up to the design of three-dimensional spin structures, which could be the basic units of the magnetic storage units of... more
Apple’s $1,000 Pro Display XDR stand is the most expensive dongle ever  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Apple just announced its latest pro-level monitor: the $4,999 6K Pro Display XDR. According to Apple’s official technical spec page for the Pro Display... more
New interaction between thin film magnets discovered  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
An international research team has made a discovery that could significantly improve racetrack memory devices storing the data in nanowires in the form of oppositely magnetized areas, so-called domains. more
Tuning the topological insulator Sb2Te3: Just add iron  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Iron-doping of the topological insulator Sb2Te3 results in useful electronic and magnetic properties, quantified in a recent FLEET study at the University of Wollongong. more
Accurate probing of magnetism with light  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Probing magnetic materials with extreme ultraviolet radiation allows to obtain a detailed microscopic picture of how magnetic systems interact with light—the fastest way to manipulate a magnetic material. A team of researchers led by the Max... more
In-situ measurement of 3-D protein structure inside living eukaryotic cells  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have successfully determined the high-resolution, three-dimensional structure of proteins inside living eukaryotic cells. They combined "in-cell" nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy, a bioreactor... more
In-situ measurement of 3D protein structure inside living eukaryotic cells  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Nuclear magnetic resonance measurement and state-of-the-art computational science reveal protein structures in higher eukaryotic cells. more
NICER’s Night Moves Trace the X-ray Sky  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
In this image, numerous sweeping arcs seem to congregate at various bright regions. You may wonder: What is being shown? Air traffic... more
What Are Skyrmions?  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Skyrmions are simple. They're just itty-bitty nano-magnetic vortices. more
Physicists create stable, strongly magnetized plasma jet in laboratory  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A team of scientists has for the first time created a particular form of coherent and magnetized plasma jet that could deepen the understanding of the workings of much larger... more
Physicists create stable, strongly magnetized plasma jet in laboratory  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
When you peer into the night sky, much of what you see is plasma, a soupy amalgam of ultra-hot atomic particles. Studying plasma in the stars and various forms in... more
Magnetizing topological surface states of Bi2Se3 with a CrI3 monolayer  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
To magnetize surfaces of topological insulators without damaging their topological feature is a crucial step for the realization of the quantum anomalous Hall effect (QAHE) and remains as... more
Researchers use magnetically actuated microrobots to deliver stem cells to tissue targets  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in South Korea and one in Switzerland has demonstrated that it is possible to use magnetically... more
MR Solutions’ multi-modality, cryogen free technology seen to be game-changer at ISMRM meeting in Montreal  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
MR Solutions’ high field simultaneous PET-MR systems and large bore, 7T cryogen free MRI technology were seen to... more
New imaging tool for diagnosing heart disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Scientists have shown that Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) can be used to measure how the heart uses oxygen for both healthy patients and those with heart disease. more
NICER's night moves trace the X-ray sky  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
In this image, numerous sweeping arcs seem to congregate at various bright regions. You may wonder: What is being shown? Air traffic routes? Information moving around the global internet? Magnetic fields looping across active... more
Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Concussion symptoms -- such as loss of balance and ability to walk straight -- can be reversed by a new type of magnetic stimulation. more
The Sun Follows the Rhythm of the Planets  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
One of the big questions in solar physics is why the Sun's activity follows a regular cycle of 11 years.... more
New imaging method to identify patients with ischemic heart disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
An international team led by scientists from Lawson Health Research Institute and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first to show that Magnetic Resonance Imaging can be used to... more
More than a spring-clean for LHC magnets  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
In April, work began on one of the major projects scheduled for the second long shutdown (LS2) of the CERN accelerators: improving the electrical insulation of over 1200 magnets in the Large Hadron Collider... more
Concussion symptoms can be reversed by magnetic stimulation  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Concussion symptoms--such as loss of balance, hazy comprehension, sleep disturbance and ability to walk straight--can be reversed by a new type of magnetic stimulation, research at the University of Saskatchewan shows. more
Study corroborates the influence of planetary tidal forces on solar activity  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
One of the big questions in solar physics is why the sun's activity follows a regular cycle of 11 years. Researchers from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR),... more
Evidence of new magnetic transitions in late-type dwarfs from Gaia DR2  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Since the second Gaia data release on the 25th April 2018, astrophysicists have had at their disposal an unprecedented wealth of information not only on distances... more
Hidden Winds on Jupiter May Be Messing with Its Enormous Magnetic Field  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
Jupiter's magnetic field has changed since the 1970s, and now physicists think they know why it's happening. more
Rare iron oxide could be combined with 2D materials for electronic, spintronic devices  nanowerk · 3 weeks
Researchers have simplified the synthesis of a unique, nearly two-dimensional form of iron oxide with strong magnetic properties that is easy to... more
Rare iron oxide could be combined with 2-D materials for electronic, spintronic devices  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Rice University researchers have simplified the synthesis of a unique, nearly two-dimensional form of iron oxide with strong magnetic properties that is... more
Meteor magnets in outer space: Finding elusive giant planets  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A team has discovered two Jupiter-sized planets about 150 light years away from Earth that could reveal whether life is likely on the smaller planets in other planetary systems. more
Finding the cause of capacity loss in a metal-oxide battery material  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Because of their high energy-storage density, materials such as metal oxides, sulfides, and fluorides are promising electrode materials for lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles and other... more
A high-spin ground-state donor-acceptor conjugated polymer  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
Interest in high-spin organic materials is driven by opportunities to enable far-reaching fundamental science and develop technologies that integrate light element spin, magnetic, and quantum functionalities. Although extensively studied, the intrinsic instability of these materials complicates... more
Meteor magnets in outer space—study finds elusive giant planets  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Astronomers believe planets like Jupiter shield us from space objects that would otherwise slam into Earth. Now they're closer to learning whether giant planets act as guardians of solar systems... more
Tiny vortices could one day haul microscopic cargo  nanowerk · 3 weeks
The behavior of active magnetic liquids suggests new pathways to transport particles across surfaces and build materials that self-heal. more
Microsoft patent would keep Surface Type Cover from 'flopping' with magnets  Windows Central · 3 weeks
What you need to know A newly discovered Microsoft patent could prevent your Surface Type Cover from "flopping" open when in tablet mode. The patent describes... more
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