October 24, 2014

Three-dimensional metamaterials with a natural bent

In a metamaterial breakthrough, researchers have developed a new fabrication technique that combines top-down electron lithography and a bottom-up self-folding mechanism.

October 23, 2014

Mathematical model shows how the brain remains stable during learning

Using mathematical modeling, researchers have found that complex biochemical signals coordinate fast and slow changes in neuronal networks to keep the brain in balance during learning.

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October 23, 2014

AICS to hold 5th international symposium

The next AICS international symposium will highlight research achievements made with the K computer and explore how supercomputers can be put to use for the good of society.

October 20, 2014

Designer proteins shed light on evolution

A group of scientists has shown a new way to create highly stable, symmetrical protein building blocks which can self-assemble into higher-order structures like the "pizza" proteins.

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Multiplying solar harvests with ‘correlated’ technology

Strongly interacting electrons turn oxide interfaces into magnetically controlled and extra-efficient solar cells

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