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Novel Gold-based Superconductor SrAuSi3 Discovered
2014.04.18 UpdateNEWPress Release

Novel Gold-based Superconductor SrAuSi3 Discovered

Development of superconducting materials that have broken spatial inversion symmetry

The National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) research team of Masaaki Isobe and Hiroyuki Yoshida, the leader and a postdoctoral fellow, respectively, belonging to the Superconducting Properties Unit and Strongly Correlated Materials ... [ more ]

2014.04.11 UpdatePress Release

Identifying Complex Growth Process of Strontium Titanate Thin Films

First successful atomic-level observation using a state-of-the-art microscope

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2014.04.11 UpdatePress Release

World's First Success in Visualization of Coenzyme Broadly Related to Vital Activities and Diseases

A great advantage in diagnosing cancer and liver dysfunction and in elucidating the mechanisms of neurological disorders

2014.04.01 UpdatePress Release

New Synthesis Method of Materials for Organic Thin-Film Solar Cells Developed

Improvement of Power Conversion Efficiency through Purification

2014.04.01 UpdatePress Release

Development of High-performance Fiber as an Alternative to Dialysis during Disasters

Opening a path to development of a portable dialysis system for emergency treatment of chronic kidney failure

2014.04.01 UpdatePress Release

Development of High-performance Dielectric Devices by Assembling Nano Blocks

Self-organization of oxide nanosheets through the solution process

2014.02.21 UpdatePress Release

Success in Generating Skyrmion Molecules and Driving Them under Low Current Density

Magnetic materials that enhance the magnetotransport property and for the high-density/low-power consumption magnetic memory

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