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Crystalline materials news, March 2016

Scientists have developed a new method for making single crystals from glasses and other solid materials with disordered atomic structures.

New NMR technique offers damage limitation for fragile materials

A new NMR spectroscopy technique allows hyperpolarized xenon gas to be dissolved into samples without disrupting their molecular order.

Scientists have discovered that electrons in novel crystalline materials called Weyl semi-metals sink into the crystal through special conductive channels.

The performance of metal hydride fuel cells can be improved using magnesium oxide nanocrystals coated with graphene oxide.

Scientists have been able to create the world's thinnest lens from molybdenum disulphide, due to its remarkable optical properties.

By synthesizing highly pure crystals, scientists have overcome a practical limit on the efficiency of cadmium telluride solar cells.

Tiny tunable laser made from nano wire.

Scientists have found a way to fabricate a novel 2D heterojunction by bringing together graphene and gallium selenide.

By depositing tiny titanium oxide crystals on a rubber-like material, scientists have developed a novel device for manipulating light.

Scientists have come up with a way to increase the conductivity of two novel electrode materials for lithium-ion batteries.

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