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Surface superconductivity seen in spinel superconductor

A combination of experimental and theoretical methods has revealed evidence of superconductivity on ultrathin lithium titanate films.

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Molecular cages - metal-organic polyhedra (MOPs).

Scientists have produced the most detailed study yet of the thermal effects of semiconducting metal-nitride nanowires.

Scientists have enhanced the strength and temperature resistance of a transition metal disilicide alloy by adding two new metals.

Halide perovskite semiconductors can emit multiple, bright colors from a single nanowire at resolutions as small as 500nm.

Scientists have created a novel 2D material in which electrons travel in one direction with one type of spin, which could be useful for spintronics.

Scientists have found that amorphous regions of a polymer film can transport ions, while crystalline regions are better at conducting electrons.

A novel nickel oxide compound is an unconventional but promising candidate material for high-temperature superconductivity.

A new way to create extremely thin electrically conducting sheets within crystals could lead to reconfigurable electronic circuits.

Scientists have discovered that a single-atom-thick layer of chromium triiodide displays intrinsic magnetism.

By controlling how nanoparticles self-assemble at three different length scales, scientists have produced a tough and strong polymer nanocomposite.

Materials scientists have resurrected and improved an online cookbook of crystalline structures.

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Using uranium atoms and organic linkers, scientists have built the lowest-density metal-organic framework ever made.

High pressure could be the key to making high-entropy alloys made of common metals with a so-called hexagonal close-packed structure.

Find out more about the collaboration between HardwareX and Materials and Design journals.

In an unexpected finding, scientists have discovered that the atomic disorder seen in irradiated materials is different to that seen in glass.

Understanding the behavior of metal nanoparticles when undergoing oxidation.

Extraordinary properties of the semiconductor strontium niobate could potentially lead to novel electronic devices and photocatalytic materials.

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