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Computation and theory news, January 2014

A new theoretical model developed by professors may hold the key to methods for developing better materials for solar cells.

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The MATLAB figure viewer is now available in over 100 Elsevier journals, spanning materials science, computer science, engineering and more.

The team has now demonstrated how a numerical simulation allows them to extract 3D data by combining diffraction patterns.

The birthplace of the digital computer, ENIAC, is using this technology in the rebirth of analog computing.

Researchers in the United States have suggested an alternative way to allocate science funding.

Researchers are abandoning hunches and intuition to discover cheaper materials that mimic their purer, more expensive counterparts.

We look over the best materials science news items that are the most read over the month of December 2013.

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Researchers have developed a new technique for creating novel nanoporous materials with unique optical, magnetic, electronic and catalytic properties.

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Nanoscale patterns in metals known as nanotwins can stabilize defects associated with repetitive strain and limit the build-up of fatigue-related damage.

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Manipulating the joints between the nanotubes and graphene sheets in pillared graphene has a significant impact on the material's ability to direct heat.

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Cathodes for lithium-ion batteries that contain point defects allow more efficient exchange of lithium ions between the cathode and electrolyte.

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Scientists have discovered that, contrary to expectations, a material's crystal grains can sometimes slide along a coherent twin boundary.

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