News - 3 Feb 2015
"With the help of magnetic fields, we can selectively create the magnetic nanovortices, then give them a shove so that they are deflected out of their equilibrium position", explains Dr....
News - 12 Dec 2014
Recent efforts between the University of Maryland (UMD) and Bethesda-based Weinberg Medical Physics LLC (WMP) have led to a new technique to magnetically deliver drug-carrying particles to...
News - 8 Sep 2020
At the University of Basel, physicists have designed a compact instrument capable of detecting very small magnetic fields.
(a) A conventional superconducting quantum interference device (SQUID)...
News - 19 May 2020
Magnetic field sensors are largely used in industry, medicine, as well as in applied and fundamental physics. For example, it is impossible to assemble a car without magnetic sensors. Viktor Belyaev...
News - 11 Jun 2019
As if they were bubbles growing in a recently-opened champagne bottle, minute circular regions of magnetism can be quickly enlarged to offer a precise technique of measuring the magnetic properties of...
News - 8 Feb 2018
If a merry-go-round rotates very fast, the riders will be thrown off in all directions. However, at Rice University lab, spinning particles do just the opposite.
Experiments in the Rice lab of...
News - 22 Dec 2017
A research team led by a scientist from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory has demonstrated for the first time that the magnetic fields of bacterial cells and magnetic nano-objects...
News - 28 Dec 2016
Researchers at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have made another important breakthrough in the field of future magnetic storage devices....
News - 14 Jan 2016
Image Credit: Purdue University image/David Cappelleri
Researchers from Purdue University are using a technology likened to "mini force fields" to independently control individual...
News - 19 Oct 2015
Researchers at Rice University have discovered that spiral graphene nano-coils had the capacity to produce powerful magnetic fields, and could be used as nano-sized solenoids.