PSI, Paul Scherrer Institute

PSI, Paul Scherrer Institute
PSI, Paul Scherrer Institute  
Location: Villigen
Discipline: Physics/Materials Science
Affiliation: Conseil des EPF / ETH Rat
Physics - Oct 26
A new material for energy-efficient data storage reaches computer operating temperature Multiferroics are considered miraculous materials for future data storage - as long as their special properties can be preserved at computer operating temperatures. This task has now been accomplished by researchers at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI, with colleagues from Institut Laue-Langevin ILL in Grenoble.
Environment - Oct 17

Analysis of ice cores delivers continuous data for the first time on industrial soot from 1740 to today In the first half of the 19th century, a series of large volcanic eruptions in the tropics led to a temporary global cooling of Earth's climate.

Physics - Jul 24

Shortly after the Big Bang, radioactive atoms of the type beryllium-7, among others, came into being.

Chemistry - Jun 29

Researchers at the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI in Villigen, Switzerland, have developed a new catalytic converter for cleaning emissions from natural gas engines.

Life Sciences - Oct 10
Life Sciences

Successful pilot experiment on biomolecules at the newest large research facility of PSI For the development of new medicinal agents, accurate knowledge of biological processes in the body is a prerequisite.

Physics - Jul 11

X-rays aid better understanding of electron mobility in a modern transistor The electronics industry expects a novel high-performance transistor made of gallium nitride to offer considerable advantages over present-day high-frequency transistors.

Life Sciences - Jun 14
Life Sciences

Film shows one of the fastest processes in biology Using X-ray laser technology, a team led by researchers of the Paul Scherrer Institute PSI has recorded one of the fastest processes in biology.

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