Lasers trigger magnetism in atomically thin quantum materials

Journal Reference: Xi Wang, Chengxin Xiao, Heonjoon Park, Jiayi Zhu, Chong Wang, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, Jiaqiang Yan, Di Xiao, Daniel R. Gamelin, Wang Yao, Xiaodong Xu. Light-induced ferromagnetism in moiré superlattices. Nature, 2022; 604 (7906): 468 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04472-z The experiment, led by scientists at the University of Washington and the University of Hong Kong, … Read more

196 lasers help scientists recreate the conditions inside gigantic galaxy clusters

Journal Reference: Jena Meinecke, Petros Tzeferacos, James S. Ross, Archie F. A. Bott, Scott Feister, Hye-Sook Park, Anthony R. Bell, Roger Blandford, Richard L. Berger, Robert Bingham, Alexis Casner, Laura E. Chen, John Foster, Dustin H. Froula, Clement Goyon, Daniel Kalantar, Michel Koenig, Brandon Lahmann, Chikang Li, Yingchao Lu, Charlotte A. J. Palmer, Richard D. … Read more

Physicists publish on X-ray lasers taking pictures of complex molecules

Journal Reference: Rebecca Boll, Julia M. Schäfer, Benoît Richard, Kilian Fehre, Gregor Kastirke, Zoltan Jurek, Markus S. Schöffler, Malik M. Abdullah, Nils Anders, Thomas M. Baumann, Sebastian Eckart, Benjamin Erk, Alberto De Fanis, Reinhard Dörner, Sven Grundmann, Patrik Grychtol, Alexander Hartung, Max Hofmann, Markus Ilchen, Ludger Inhester, Christian Janke, Rui Jin, Max Kircher, Katharina Kubicek, … Read more

Ultrashort-pulse lasers kill bacterial superbugs, spores

Journal Reference: Shaw‐Wei D. Tsen, John Popovich, Megan Hodges, Shelley E. Haydel, Kong‐Thon Tsen, Gail Sudlow, Elizabeth A. Mueller, Petra Anne Levin, Samuel Achilefu. Inactivation of multidrug‐resistant bacteria and bacterial spores and generation of high‐potency bacterial vaccines using ultrashort pulsed lasers. Journal of Biophotonics, 2021; DOI: 10.1002/jbio.202100207 Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in … Read more

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