|We are looking for Europeans of different nationalities that can speak about the refugee invasion in your country and how this REALLY is affecting you. Are you in Hungary, Greece, Germany, France, Italy, Austria or another country being heavily invaded? Please reach out: firstname.lastname@example.org or @rediceradio We want to speak with you!|
New Form of Matter Discovered, Part Laser, Part Superconductor
By Lucian Dorneanu | news.softpedia.com
A group of researchers have recently announced the creation of a completely new state of matter that combines the characteristics of lasers with those of the world’s best electrical conductors.
This image shows a rotating superfluid made up of fermionic atoms. Credits: Andre Schirotzek, MIT
They successfully demonstrated the existence of the phase, besides the previously known ones: solids, liquids, gases, plasmas, superfluids, supersolids, Bose-Einstein condensates, fermionic condensates, liquid crystals, strange matter and quark-gluon plasmas.
David Snoke, an associate professor in the physics and astronomy department in the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Arts and Sciences explained that the new state is a solid filled with a collection of energy particles known as polaritons that have been trapped and slowed. The new material could provide new ways of moving energy from one point to another as well as a low-energy means of producing a light beam like that from a laser, thanks to its joint properties.
The Pitts researchers have been working on a project to create materials which mix the characteristics of superconductors and lasers and have successfully captured the polaritons in the form of a superfluid, using optical nanostructures, thus resulting a form of matter called a polariton superfluid, in which the wave behavior produces a pure light beam similar to that from a laser but is much more energy efficient.
Unlike existent superconductors and superfluids, which need a constant temperature between -280 F and -450 F (-173 C to -268 C), the new polariton superfluid demonstrates an increased stability at higher temperatures, and could even, with future improvements, exist at room temperatures.
To create this new state of matter, the scientists used a technique similar to that used for superfluids made of atoms in the gaseous state known as the Bose-Einstein condensate.
High-temperature superconductivity is not fully understood, but the new material opens up opportunities to study the microscopic mechanisms behind this phenomenon.
Future practical applications could be revolutionary, allowing the creation of new ways of trapping and manipulating the energy particles, and of achieving a controlled transfer of optical signals through solid matter.
Article from: http://news.softpedia.com/news/New-Form-of-Matter-
Astronomers shed light on mystery of 'dark matter'
The Primacy of Consciousness
Still Chasing the Ghosts of ‘Dark Matter’ and ‘Dark Energy’
Astronomers find the gate into parallel worlds
Breaking Through Conventional Scientific Paradigm
Spiritual Science - DNA is influenced by Words and Frequencies
Superconductor research points towards feasible electric airplanes
Latest News from our Front Page
Israeli news: "Islamization of Europe a good thing"
Rabbi Baruch Efrati believes Jews should 'rejoice at the fact that Europe is paying for what it did to us for hundreds of years by losing its identity.' He praises Islam for promoting modesty, respect for God
As concerns grow over the increasing number of Muslims in Europe, it appears not everyone is bothered by the issue, including an Israeli ...
Eradicating ISIS: Russia Unleashes Cruise Missiles, Causes Terrorist Exodus and Now Iraq Wants Help
The war weary Syrian Army is finally getting the help it needs. (Photo Credit: Elizabeth Arrott)
Putin is continuing to mop up the mess left behind by the West’s interference in Syria with immense success.
Watch a video of this report here:
On monday, we had the pleasure of bringing you a report detailing the long overdue obliteration of ISIS by Russian airstrikes ...
Nonwhite Invader Violence Swamping Germany, Police Reports Reveal
Nonwhite invader violence is beginning to overwhelm the German police, with authorities in one federal state alone reporting 926 “incidents”—or 30 per day, every day—in “asylum centers” during the month of August.
The 926 “incidents” took place in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, according to an article in the far leftist Der Spiegel magazine.
The violence is the inevitable—and predictable—result of allowing ...
China Looks to Quell Dissent with 'Citizen Scores,' a Number that Tracks Purchases, Opinions and Social Circles
China's plan to control the hearts, minds and internet connections of its citizens continues unimpeded. That's the great thing about authoritarian regimes: rollout of mandatory programs is usually only a problem of logistics, not opposition.
The Chinese government has mandated a rating system for all of its connected citizens. It looks like a credit rating but goes much deeper than just ...
Saudi Clerics Call For Jihad Against Assad, Russia and Iran in Syria
Dozens of Saudi Arabian clerics and academics released a statement on Monday, calling on the world's Sunni Muslims to "hurry" to Syria, to fight jihad against the Syrian government and its Russian and Iranian allies. They also called on Sunni governments to "give all moral, material, political and military" support to the effort to defeat the Syrian leader.
Fifty-two Saudis issued ...
|More News » |