mechanical behaviour

A device that measures ultra-cold temperatures

December 8th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 8 (IANS) Physicists have devised a thermometre that can potentially gauge temperatures as ultracold as tens of trillionths of a degree above absolute zero. Absolute zero is the lowest possible temperature, ... Read more...

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Scientists build largest ever quantum key distribution network

July 2nd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Researchers from across Europe have united to build the largest quantum key distribution (QKD) network ever built.The efforts of 41 research and industrial organisations were realised as secure, ... Read more...

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How scientists made fast quantum communication possible

April 30th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30 (ANI): Researchers from Toshiba and Cambridge University's Cavendish Laboratory have developed high speed detectors that are capable of receiving information with much higher key rates, thereby able to receive ... Read more...

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Heres what makes stretchy spider silks behave like rubber band, springs

May 31st, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Scientists probing what makes spider silk stretchy have found that the presence of the amino acide proline has a dramatic effect on the mechanical behaviour of hydrated ... Read more...

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