Max Planck Institute

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Name: Max Planck Institute
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Persistent Photoconductivity in Strained Epitaxial BiFeO3 Thin Films

Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics , Weinberg 2, 06120 Halle, Germany ‡ Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science , Daejeon 305-340, Republic of Korea ¶ University of Warwick , Coventry CV4 7AL, United Kingdom Nano Lett. , Article ... [Published Nano Letters - 2 hours ago]
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Resurrected in a blaze of glory: Scientists spot white dwarf reigniting and exploding in astronomical first

It is a blaze of glory rarely seen in the universe.Astronomers have proved for the first time that dead stars known as white dwarfs can reignite and explode as supernovae.These incredible images were created to show the stages of the spectacular deat ... [Published Mail Online UK - 4 hours ago]
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Potential therapy for incurable Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease found -- ScienceDaily

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A is the most common inherited disease affecting the peripheral nervous system. Researchers from the Department of Neurogenetics at the Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine and University Medical Centre Gttingen ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 6 hours ago]
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NASA Telescopes Help Uncover Early Construction Phase Of Giant Galaxy

: The birth of massive galaxies, according to galaxy formation theories, begins withthe buildup of a dense, compact core that is ablaze with the glow of millions ofnewly formed stars. Evidence of this early construction phase, however, haseluded astronomers ... [Published Hubble Site - 7 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

When and How Did Humans First Leave Africa?

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The discussion, or debate, as to when and how modern humans left Africa to populate the world continues at the Santa Barbara Symposium on Human Origins on Friday and Saturday, September 12 ... [Published TickerTech.com - 14 hours ago]
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Looking for a landing site for the Philae comet lander

(Nanowerk News) Technically feasible to fly to, as level as possible, not too much shade, not too much sun - and scientifically interesting: these are the conditions which an area on the surface of the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet must fulfil in order ... [Published Nanowerk - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Potential therapy for incurable Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Electron microscopic images of cross sections of nerves in a healthy rat (left), a rat suffering from CMT1A (centre) and a rat suffering from CMT1A that has been treated with neuregulin-1 (right). The neuregulin-1 treatment leads to improved myelination ... [Published Medical Xpress - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Safe as Houses: Comparing Housing Finance Policies in the U.S. and Germany

The recent financial crisis has demonstrated that housing is a key element of the U.S. economy, with the potential to destabilize the entire global economy. Yet U.S. housing finance policies differ significantly from those of other countries. The seminar ... [Published American Institute for Contemporary German Studies - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fellowship for journalism research open [Germany]

Deadline:10/31/14Staff reporters and freelance journalists from regional and national media can apply for a fellowship in Berlin.The WZB Berlin Social Research Center and the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG, in German) are offering ... [Published IJnet.org - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Thermochemical Surface Engineering of Steels. Woodhead Publishing Series in Metals and Surface Engineering

Thermochemical surface engineering significantly improves the properties of steels. Edited by two of the world's leading authorities, this important book summarises the range of techniques and their applications. It covers nitriding, nitrocarburizing ... [Published Research and Markets - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Lithium Potential Variations for Metastable Materials: Case Study of Nanocrystalline and Amorphous LiFePO4

Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research , Heisenbergstr. 1, Stuttgart, 70569, Germany ‡ Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems , Heisenbergstr. 3, Stuttgart, 70569, Germany § School of Chemistry and Materials Science, University of Science ... [Published Nano Letters - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

MSU Professor Wins International Pattern Recognition Award

EAST LANSING - Advancing the science that recognizes people by their face, fingerprints, gait, and voice - and protecting the privacy of those images - have earned an international award for a faculty member in the Michigan State University College of ... [Published Michigan Technology News - Aug 21 2014]

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"This clearly demonstrates that even after almost twelve years in operation, Integral is still playing a crucial role in unraveling some of the mysteries of the high-energy Universe."
"This provides an unambiguous proof of the theoretical concept behind supernova type Ias" said study lead author Eugene Churazov, an astrophysicist at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics in Garching, Germany
Robert Kirshner of Harvard University, who studies type IA supernovae, is not convinced yet. "While it is true that there is no sign of the gas that might be there in a single degenerate, perhaps that gas is more distant and less dense than assumed" he says
...prize to Roy J Glauber "for his contribution to the quantum theory of optical coherence" and one-quarter each to John L Hall and Theodor W Hansch "for their contributions to the development of laser-based precision spectroscopy, including the optical frequency comb technique." Roy J Glauber Roy J Glauber was born on September 1, 1925, in New York City...

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Secrets of the Flamboyant Cuttlefish’s Display [Published Wired News - 11 hours ago]
Looking into the heart of a stellar explosion [Published Nanowerk - 11 hours ago]
What Makes a Supernova Blow? [Published Discovery Channel - 11 hours ago]
White Dwarfs May Hold Nuclear Trigger for Explo... [Published Yahoo! News - 11 hours ago]
Supernova find backs dark energy and universe e... [Published New Scientist - 11 hours ago]
2005 Nobel Prize in Physics [Published About - 13 hours ago]
When and How Did Humans First Leave Africa? [Published TickerTech.com - 14 hours ago]
Potential therapy for incurable Charcot-Marie-T... [Published Bio-Medicine - 15 hours ago]
Looking for a landing site for the Philae comet... [Published Nanowerk - 15 hours ago]
The Other Neanderthal [Published Yahoo! Finance - 17 hours ago]
For These Bats, the Best Falsetto Wins Over the... [Published Discover Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
Awakening the potential of plasma acceleration [Published CERN - Aug 26 2014]
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Exercise for the heart may also protect the mind [Published Medical News Today - Aug 26 2014]
UPR decreases amyloidogenic light-chain secreti... [Published PNAS - Aug 26 2014]
Nedd4-1 as a downstream target of PI3K/PTEN-mTO... [Published PNAS - Aug 26 2014]
Clue to why some people are healthy and obese [Published CWEB News - Aug 26 2014]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta: Landing Site Search ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 26 2014]
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DNA from 1,000-year-old mummies spawns new theo... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 21 2014]
After a remarkable analysis of bacterial DNA from 1,000-year-old mummies, scientists have proposed a new hypothesis for how tuberculosis arose and spread around the world. The disease originated less than 6,000 years ago in Africa, they say, and took ...
A look at advanced targeted attacks through the... [Published Help Net Security - News - Aug 13 2014]
In my capacity as an academic researcher at Northeastern University, I collaborated with computer scientists Stevens Le Blond, Adina Uritesc and Cedric Gilbert at the Max Planck Institute for Software... ...
Cosmic First: Spacecraft Orbits Comet—With Plan... [Published TIME.com - Aug 08 2014]
Space scientists have scrutinized comets with Earthly telescopes . They’ve watched from afar as one comet self-destructed and slammed into Jupiter , and as another c ommitted hara kiri by venturing too close to the Sun. They’ve even sent space probes ...
American Physical Society honors PSFC graduate ... [Published MIT News feed - Aug 07 2014]
The American Physical Society has recognized two members of the MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC) and Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE) communities with awards for excellence. Mario Manuel SM '08 in AeroAstro, PhD '13 in NSE will receive ...
Light pulses control graphene’s electrical beha... [Published MIT News feed - Aug 01 2014]
Graphene, an ultrathin form of carbon with exceptional electrical, optical, and mechanical properties, has become a focus of research on a variety of potential uses. Now researchers at MIT have found a way to control how the material conducts electricity ...
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