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Physicists’ findings open a promising way to confirm the quantum origin of Hawking radiation

LSU physicists have taken advantage of quantum information theory techniques to reveal a mechanism to amplify or “boost” entanglement production in the Hawking effect in a controlled way. Additionally, these scientists propose a protocol to test this idea in the…

Live wire: new research on nanoelectronics

Proteins are among the most versatile and ubiquitous biomolecules on earth. Nature uses them for everything from building tissue to regulating metabolism to defending the body against disease. Now, a new study shows that proteins have other largely unexplored abilities….

Granholm Announces $3 Million for Net-Zero Carbon Research at HBCUs | New Policies

By MEG Kinnard, Associated Press ORANGEBURG, SC (AP) — U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm announced Thursday that $3 million in federal funding would be directed to historically black colleges and universities, and other minority-serving institutions, to research that she says…

Fermilab PhD student receives outstanding research award for his thesis

The American Physical Society has awarded Ihar Lobach its 2022 Award for Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Research in Beam Physics. Cited for “his outstanding research contributions to our understanding of undulator radiation fluctuations and for developing an experimental method to determine…

UAPB joins 3-state research effort and will develop quantum technology

A quantum materials research effort highlighted in a White House announcement last week will expand to include the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Federal officials announced a workforce development strategy last Tuesday to accompany an already underway campaign to…

Adjunct Researcher – Neutrino Physics in Upton, NY for Brookhaven National Laboratory

Details Job : 03-Feb-22 Site: Upton, NY Education required: PhD Categories: Nuclear physics Physics: Particle Physics: Physics Sector: Government and National Laboratory Work function: Research and development Brookhaven National Laboratory (www.bnl.gov) delivers scientific discoveries and transformative technologies to power and…

Nobel Prize-winning ‘natural experiments’ approach made economy more robust

Left to right: Joshua Angrist, Guido Imbens and David Card share the 2021 Nobel Prize in Economics for work that helped economic research undergo a ‘credibility revolution’.Credit: MIT/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock, Andrew Brodhead/Stanford News Service/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock, Noah Berger/AP/Shutterstock The “natural experiments” approach to economics…