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The award recognizes her research and service at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource.
Much like crystallizing rock candy from sugar syrup, the new method grows 2D perovskites precisely layered with other 2D materials to produce crystals with a wide range of electronic properties.
Illustration of layers of 2D materials assembling themselves from chemicals tumbling in water
Their work helps reveal the inner workings of cells and the behavior of matter under extreme pressures and temperatures.
The chemically controlled chains reveal an ultrastrong attraction between electrons that may help cuprate superconductors carry electrical current with no loss at relatively high temperatures.
An illustration showing a 1D chain of carbon and oxygen molecules with red springs representing natural vibrations in their atomic lattice.
The award recognizes Aitbekova's work on catalysts, including a new catalyst that may revolutio...
A portrait of a woman wearing a tan shirt.
Researchers at the University of Leeds deepened their understanding of a synthetic detergent without...
An X-ray beam line guide points toward a gold-colored piece of laboratory equipment.
Three physicists talk about how they got started, their work at SLAC and what they would say to othe...
Isleydys Silva Torrecilla, Emmanuel Aneke and Bhavna Nayak
Anchoring individual iridium atoms on the surface of a catalytic particle boosted its performance in...
Alt text: Illustration showing surface of a catalyst as a lattice work of atoms, with single iridium molecules held above it on tiny 8-sided structures to facilitate splitting of water molecules seen floating above
Drawing on SLAC facilities, Australian researchers have revealed how Streptococcus pneumoniae bacter...
A protein molecule with intertwined spirals around a small yellow center form.