Tag: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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Gray Tin’s Quantum Computing Applications

By applying a mechanical force to strain its crystal structure, researchers forced Alpha-tin (gray tin) to behave like 3D graphene and exhibit a novel electronic phase, placing it in the recently discovered class of topological Dirac semimetals. Gray...
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RIP Art Rosenfeld, Godfather of Energy Efficiency

After spending a lifetime fighting for energy efficiency and innovation, famous physicist Arthur Hinton Rosenfeld died Friday, January 27, 2017, at age 90. When the Iran oil embargo struck the U.S. in 1973, Art Rosenfeld...