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04/15/14
  • Excimer Neutron Detection

  • 04/07/14
  • Graphene Carrier Density

  • 03/26/14
  • NIST Gives Astronomers a Better Ruler in the Search for Extrasolar Planets

  • 02/19/14
  • Stirred, Then Shaken: NIST Atomtronic Study May Pave the Way for New Devices

  • 02/07/14
  • Hysteresis in a Quantized BEC Superfluid

  • 01/30/14
  • Studying the Why and How of Mass Variation

  • 01/13/14
  • A New Value for the Planck Constant, and More to Come

  • 11/19/13
  • Mode Competition in Phonon Laser

  • 10/22/13
  • NIST/JQI Team 'Gets the Edge' on Photon Transport in Silicon

  • 06/26/13
  • New Photon Detector for Advanced Communications Knows When to Not Know

  • 06/25/13
  • High-Efficiency Photon Source Brings Day of Reckoning Closer for a Famous Quantum Test

  • 06/18/13
  • New Generation of MJTCs

  • 06/05/13
  • First Observation of Spin Hall Effect in a Quantum Gas Is Step Toward 'Atomtronics'

  • 04/03/13
  • Don’t Call It Vaporware: Scientists Use Cloud of Atoms as Optical Memory Device

  • Light Dynamics in a Quantum Dot

  • 03/05/13
  • Large Mass Calibration

  • 01/28/13
  • Current Shunt Calibrations

  • 01/23/13
  • NIST Accepting Proposals for Fundamental Measurement Grants

  • 01/08/13
  • 'Standard Quantum Limit' Smashed, Could Mean Better Fiber-Optic Comms

  • 12/19/12
  • Uses and Users of NIST's Atomic Spectra Database

  • 12/12/12
  • Martzloff Cited for Lifetime Achievement by IEEE Standards Association

  • 12/05/12
  • Finding Magic Wavelengths

  • 11/27/12
  • NIST Experiments Challenge Fundamental Understanding of Electromagnetism

  • 11/20/12
  • Enriched Silicon: Going for Four Nines

  • 11/02/12
  • The First Controllable Atom SQUID

  • 10/19/12
  • Princeton/NIST Collaboration Puts Wheels on the Quantum Bus

  • 10/01/12
  • Quantum Random Number Generator

  • 09/14/12
  • Jacob Taylor, NIST Physicist, Receives Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal for Public Service

  • 08/24/12
  • Disseminating the Kilogram, No Strings Attached

  • 08/08/12
  • Seeing the Light with NIST's New Noiseless Optical Amplifier

  • 07/26/12
  • Probing Atoms' Disorderly Behavior

  • 06/27/12
  • 'Tuning' Graphene Drums Might Turn Conductors to Semiconductors

  • 06/19/12
  • First Observation of the Hall Effect in a Bose-Einstein Condensate

  • 05/02/12
  • First Light: NIST Researchers Develop New Way to Generate Superluminal Pulses

  • 04/04/12
  • Micromechanical Mirror Performs Under Pressure

  • 03/30/12
  • First, Fast and Faster

  • 02/22/12
  • The Great Gravity Showdown

  • 01/24/12
  • Cool Nano Loudspeakers Could Make for Better MRIs, Quantum Computers

  • 12/08/11
  • Atoms Dressed with Light Show New Interactions, Could Reveal Way to Observe Enigmatic Particle

  • 12/06/11
  • NIST Requests Funding Proposals for Projects in Precision Measurement

  • 10/25/11
  • Quantum Computer Components 'Coalesce' to 'Converse'

  • 08/30/11
  • Ion Armageddon: Measuring the Impact Energy of Highly Charged Ions

  • NIST/JQI Researcher Ian Spielman to Receive 2011 Junior BEC Award

  • 08/22/11
  • Better 'Photon Loops' May Be Key to Computer and Physics Advances

  • 07/19/11
  • The Constants They Are A Changin': NIST Posts Latest Adjustments to Fundamental Figures

  • 05/10/11
  • NIST's Charles Clark Named Co-Director of the Joint Quantum Institute

  • 05/06/11
  • New Calculations on Blackbody Energy Set the Stage for Clocks with Unprecedented Accuracy

  • 03/30/11
  • Charge It: Neutral Atoms Made to Act Like Electrically Charged Particles

  • The First Non-Trivial Atom Circuit: Progress towards an Atom SQUID

  • 03/15/11
  • First Demonstration of 'Spin-Orbit Coupling' in Ultracold Atomic Gases

  • 03/02/11
  • JQI Physicists Demonstrate Coveted 'Spin-Orbit Coupling' for the First Time in Ultracold Atomic Gases

  • 10/13/10
  • <em>Popular Science</em> Magazine Names Spielman One of Science’s ‘Brilliant Ten’

  • 08/31/10
  • NIST Ultraviolet Source Helps NASA Spacecraft Measure the Origins of Space Weather

  • 08/03/10
  • Beware the Dim Laser Pointer: NIST Researchers Measure High Infrared Power Levels from Some Green Lasers

  • 05/11/10
  • NIST Physicist Named Outstanding Young Scientist of 2010 by Maryland Academy of Sciences

  • 01/26/10
  • Stacking the Deck: Single Photons Observed at Seemingly Faster-than-Light Speeds

  • 12/15/09
  • Everlasting Quantum Wave: NIST Physicists Predict New Form of Soliton in Ultracold Gases

  • JQI Researchers Create 'Synthetic Magnetic Fields' for Neutral Atoms

  • NIST Team Demystifies Utility of Power Factor Correction Devices

  • 11/17/09
  • <i>Time Magazine</i> Names JQI Work Among Year’s Best Inventions

  • JQI Researchers Create Entangled Photons from Quantum Dots

  • 10/20/09
  • NIST Physicists Turn to Radio Dial for Finer Atomic Matchmaking

  • 10/06/09
  • Webinars on Planning for Smart Grid Panel Announced

  • 09/22/09
  • Diamonds May Be the Ultimate MRI Probe, Say Quantum Physicists

  • New Nanochemistry Technique Encases Single Molecules in Microdroplets

  • 09/08/09
  • High in Sodium: Highly Charged Tungsten Ions May Diagnose Fusion Energy Reactors

  • 07/28/09
  • NIST Physicist Cited as 'Federal Player of the Week'

  • 04/07/09
  • X Marks the Spot: Ions Coldly Go Through NIST Trap Junction

  • 03/24/09
  • Flatland Physics Probes Mysteries of Superfluidity

  • 02/24/09
  • Cross-Dressing Rubidium May Reveal Clues for Exotic Computing

  • Researchers Demonstrate Novel ‘Quantum Data Buffering’ Scheme

  • 02/12/09
  • NIST/Maryland Researchers Demonstrate 'Quantum Data Buffering' Scheme -- 'Delayed Quantum Image' Potentially Useful for Quantum Computers

  • 01/13/09
  • Simply Weird Stuff: Making Supersolids with Ultracold Gas Atoms

  • 11/12/08
  • ‘Femtomolar Optical Tweezers’ May Enable Sensitive Blood Tests

  • 09/16/08
  • NSF Physics Frontier Center Created at Joint Quantum Institute

  • 08/19/08
  • Light Touch: Controlling the Behavior of Quantum Dots

  • 06/24/08
  • Physicists Produce Quantum-Entangled Images

  • 06/12/08
  • Physicists Produce Quantum-Entangled Images -- Convenient, Versatile Technique Could Provide New Tool for Quantum Information, Better Optical Measurements

  • 04/29/08
  • High-Flying Electrons May Provide New Test of Quantum Theory

  • 03/18/08
  • Stunt Doubles: Ultracold Atoms Could Replicate the Electron ‘Jitterbug’

  • 03/14/08
  • A Sub-femtosecond Stop Watch for ‘Photon Finish’ Races

  • 11/27/07
  • NIST Announces First Observation of 'Persistent Flow' in a Gas

  • 10/25/07
  • NIST Physicist Honored for Measuring Forces between Ultra-cool Atoms

  • 09/27/07
  • ‘Dead Time’ Limits Quantum Cryptography Speeds

  • 08/16/07
  • New NIST Calibration Service 'Arms' Phasors for More Reliable Power Grids

  • 07/25/07
  • Thousands of Atoms Swap ‘Spins’ with Partners in Quantum Square Dance

  • 11/09/06
  • 'Tornadoes' Are Transferred From Light to Sodium Atoms

  • 09/28/06
  • NIST Physicist Awarded Service to America Medal

  • 11/17/05
  • Nobel Laureate wins Presidential Rank Award

  • Two Universities Get Grants for Precision Measurements

  • 08/10/05
  • NIST Demonstrates Better Memory with Quantum Computer Bits

  • 07/13/05
  • Predicting the Lifetime of Extreme UV Optics
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