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The Birth of Topological Spintronics

23 July 2014 — The discovery of a new material combination that could lead to a more efficient approach to computer memory and logic will be described in the journal Nature on July 24, 2014. The research, led by Penn State University and Cornell University physicists, studies "spintorque" in devices that combine a standard magnetic material with a novel material known as a "topological insulator." 

The Birth of Topological Spintronics (23 July 2014)

Boal Named 2014 Searle Scholar (22 July 2014)

Crowdfunding Campaign Underway to Support Student Research on Sustainable Agriculture (18 July 2014)

Alex Radosevich Receives Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow Award (8 July 2014)

Controversial Clues of Two 'Goldilocks Planets' That Might Support Life are Proven False (3 July 2014)

Alex Radosevich Receives National Science Foundation CAREER Award (3 July 2014)

Live Webcams: Scientists Studying Corals Damaged by Oil in the Gulf of Mexico (25 June 2014)

Baums Receives Humboldt Research Fellowship (24 June 2014)

Super-stretchable Yarn is Made of Graphene (20 June 2014)

Photos of New Comet Approaching a Very Close Encounter with Mars (19 June 2014)

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