11 Apr 2018
New research from OIST's Quantum Dynamics Unit sheds lights on the movement of electrons in two-dimensional systems. The study, which was...
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10 Apr 2018
The color plot represents the current of electrons as the magnetic field and frequency of microwaves is varied. The white line highlights the strong dependence of the current on the direction of the...
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10 Apr 2018
Custom-designed vacuum chamber that contains electrons above the condensed helium. The microwaves are introduced into the chamber through a waveguide and focused onto the electrons by a spherical...
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10 Apr 2018
Schematic representation of the experiment. A rotating microwave field (E) is sent through a circular layer of electrons while their electrical current (I) is measured by applying voltage (V).
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10 Apr 2018
Denis Konstantinov (left) and Oleksiy Zadorozhko (right), from OIST’s Quantum Dynamics Unit, standing in front of the equipment they used in their experiments.
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10 Apr 2018
The movement of thousands of negatively charged atomic particles—electrons—makes modern electronics tick. Yet, ubiquitous as electrons are, the particulars of their behavior continue to stump...
Type: News Article
29 Mar 2018
A diagram depicting a twistor—an extended entity in space and time that can be thought of as a 2-dimensional light ray.
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29 Mar 2018
Yasha Neiman grapples with complex conundrums in quantum gravity on a daily basis.
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29 Mar 2018
The modern-day theoretical physicist faces a taxing uphill climb. “As we learn more, reality becomes ever more subtle; the absolute becomes relative, the fixed becomes dynamical, the definite is...
Type: News Article
16 Mar 2018
Researchers from OIST's Computational Neuroscience Unit have modelled the molecular basis of learning in the cerebellum, a part of the brain...
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14 Mar 2018
The process we call learning is in fact a well-orchestrated symphony of thousands of molecular reactions, but the exact interplay between these reactions remains largely unknown. Now, researchers at...
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13 Mar 2018
An electron micrograph image shows a parallel fiber-Purkinje cell. The presynaptic cell, a parallel fiber, is colored red while the postsynaptic cell, a Purkinje cell, is colored green.
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