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Computation and theory news, September 2017

Scientists have discovered that stable glasses can possess optical properties such as birefringence that are usually only found in ordered materials.

Self-assembling nanoparticle arrays that change between a mirror and a window.

By controlling the distance between nanoparticles in a single layer, researchers have made a filter that can change between reflecting and transparent.

By altering the proportion of the ingredients in a lithium-based material, scientists have found a good candidate for a solid-state electrolyte.

Fernando Torres recipient of 2017 Embracing Challenge award

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Scientists have discovered the mechanism that causes cracks to behave strangely when they spread very rapidly in brittle materials.

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