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Nobel reactions

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 921 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4296

The Nobel Prize, for all its shortcomings and imperfections, remains unmatched when it comes to the kind of emotions it generates.

Optomechanical nonreciprocity

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 922 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4283

Authors: Ewold Verhagen & Andrea Alù

The two-way symmetry of electromagnetic wave propagation can be broken effectively in optomechanical systems, enabling new devices that route photons in unconventional ways.

Quantum crystals

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 925 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4286

Author: Mark Buchanan

Nuclear magnetic resonance: From strength to strength

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 926 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4290

Author: Andreas H. Trabesinger

Quantum physics: Going random

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 926 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4291

Author: Federico Levi

Supermassive black holes: Enshrouded in dust

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 926 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4292

Author: Iulia Georgescu

Multiferroics: In rare form

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 926 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4293

Author: Luke Fleet

Theoretical physics: Bounded diffusion

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 926 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4294

Author: Yun Li

Organic spintronics: Window of opportunity

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 928 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4284

Author: Christoph Boehme

A crystalline organic semiconductor that combines the long spin-relaxation times of organic semiconductors with the high charge-carrier mobilities typically found in inorganic semiconductors provides unprecedented prospects for organic spintronics.

Insights through dimensions

Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 1026 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4285

Author: Tina Hecksher

Dimensional analysis is a powerful tool for assessing physical problems, reaffirms Tina Hecksher

The power of universal pictures

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 821 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4266

The sky map presented by the Dark Energy Survey showcases the power of images to reach scientists and the wider public alike.

Physics students unite

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 821 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4267

The International Conference of Physics Students continues its remarkable tradition.

The risks of accelerated change

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 823 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4249

Author: Mark Buchanan

Quantum dynamics: A new spin on lensing

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 824 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4259

Author: Andreas Trabesinger

Theoretical ecology: Sea fairies

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 824 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4260

Author: Federico Levi

Cosmology: A changing constant?

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 824 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4261

Author: Iulia Georgescu

Biophysics: Not hairy enough

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 824 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4262

Author: Abigail Klopper

Ultracold gases: Reveal the unseen

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 824 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4263

Author: Yun Li

History of physics: When quantum mechanics became huge

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 826 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4255

Author: Andreas Trabesinger

To catch a chameleon

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00

Nature Physics 13, 920 (2017). doi:10.1038/nphys4250

Author: Tobias Jenke

High-precision laboratory experiments with neutrons and atoms are converging to a verdict on 'chameleon fields' as a possible explanation of dark energy, explains Tobias Jenke.

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