News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
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)
Baums Receives Humboldt Research Fellowship (24 June 2014)
Super-stretchable Yarn is Made of Graphene (20 June 2014)