This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you agree to our use of cookies. To find out more, see our Privacy and Cookies policy.
Skip to the content

Latest webinar

webinar

Simulating Heat Transfer with COMSOL®: Knowing Your Material Properties

Register for this free webinar

Featured video

video

Watch the video, Introduction to Virtual NanoLab as GUI for VASP

QuantumWise A/S

In this video you will learn how to create POSCAR files in Virtual NanoLab and how to create input files for VASP calculations using the VASP Scripter of Virtual NanoLab.

Contact us for advertising information

Editor's choice

Jan 19, 2014

A special free-to-read digital edition containing 10 of our very best feature articles on the science and applications of light

News: November 2017

Cold atoms in space could target gravitational waves

Atom interferometers could be more effective than light-based instruments

Porpoise’s forehead acts like an acoustic metamaterial

Echolocation beam controlled with deformable tissue

Quantum Circuits bags $18m in first-round financing

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Arecibo Observatory lives on, but with less money

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Hope fades for axion-like dark matter

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Earth’s body tide hints at deep mantle structure

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Excess positrons could come from dark matter after all

HAWC observations discount nearby pulsar sources

‘Target skyrmions’ swirl on tiny discs

Stable structures need no applied magnetic field

IBM offers 20-qubit quantum computer to clients

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Putting a damper on wobbly bridges

New model explains why some bridges oscillate when walked on

Pulsars could reveal nanohertz gravitational waves within 10 years

Colliding supermassive black holes could soon come into view

Living cells weigh-in on tiny cantilever

Change in mass is related to oscillation frequency

Silicon probe measures hundreds of neurons in moving animals

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Superconducting quantum computer achieves 10-qubit entanglement

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Japan pushes ahead for Hyper-Kamiokande neutrino detector

Next-generation Neutrino Science Organization to advocate project to government

Neutrino detector could see radioactive potassium deep within the Earth

Proposed experiment would boost our understanding of what heats our planet's interior

Fractured, watery core key to Enceladus's long-lived ocean

Tidal heating keeps Saturnal moon warm

Superfluid helium could reveal lightweight WIMPs

Overlooked mass range is observable with new approach

New £43m Quantum Technologies Innovation Centre coming to Bristol

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Neutron-rich nickel-78 is doubly magic

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics

Twisted light controlled by metasurfaces

Circular polarization used to change orbital angular momentum

A continuous-wave maser is the first to run at room temperature

Diamond-based device could lead to ultra-sensitive microwave amplifiers

Muons reveal hidden void in Egyptian pyramid

Imaging technique uses background cosmic radiation

Cosmic rays probe nuclear waste

Physicists show how muons can reveal missing spent fuel

Jupiter's northern and southern auroras are surprisingly independent

Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics