June 25, 2019

Research Reveals Exotic Quantum States in Double-Layer Graphene

The findings shed new light on the nature of electron interactions in quantum systems and establish a potential new platform for future quantum computers.
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May 3, 2019

Columbia’s Dmitri Basov Wins Vannevar Bush Fellowship

The prestigious award supports top-tier researchers at U.S. universities whose work is of strategic importance to the Department of Defense.
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February 1, 2019

Columbia Nano Initiative Joins Industry with Academia in Columbia’s Laboratories

Nava Ariel-Sternberg is director of the shared laboratory facilities of the Columbia Nano Initiative, which brings together more than 100 research groups who collaborate on new materials, methods, and procedures to propel the promise of nanotechnology into the world. 
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January 25, 2019

Unlocking Graphene’s Superconducting Powers with a Twist and a Squeeze

A Columbia-led team has discovered a new method to manipulate the electrical conductivity of this game-changing material, the strongest substance ever, with applications ranging from nano-electronic devices to clean energy.
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September 24, 2018

Columbia Receives $10.7 million for Department of Energy Frontier Research Center

The award will support the development of new methods that will allow for the manipulation of material systems in real time and the mapping of behavior of these materials with a degree of precision that has not been possible.
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