Magnet

Researchers discover 2-D magnet for first time

Researchers discover 2-D magnet for first time

The findings, published this week in the journal Nature, demonstrate that magnetic properties can exist even in the 2-D realm, opening a world of potential applications, as magnetic materials form the basis of technologies that play increasingly pivotal roles in our lives today

Jun 11, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Scientists discover two-dimensional magnet

The study proved that material chromium tri-chloride has magnetic properties in the mono-layer form, which may open up a world of potential applications possibly in the information technology industry.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Chinese scientists develops steady-state magnetic field

After eight years of research, the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Hefei institute of physical science has built the hybrid magnet composed of 30-tesla magnet nested in a 10-tesla superconducting magnet, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Nov 15, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

Magnets can control heat and sound

In a first, researchers from the Ohio State University have discovered how to control heat with a magnetic field.

Mar 24, 2015, 15:22 PM IST
Magnetic materials to build gen-next computers

Magnetic materials to build gen-next computers

Magnetic materials that store data in hard disc drives may also perform calculations and take on the role of a computer's central processing unit (CPU), scientists say.

Oct 15, 2014, 20:18 PM IST

Now, furniture that assembles on its own

A Dutch designer has developed gen-next flat-pack furniture which snaps together in minutes without the need for tools.

Dec 29, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

Magnets could be used to ease Alzheimer’s pain

Using a magnetic coil to stimulate the parts of the brain involved in memory and learning could help delay the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

Oct 29, 2012, 21:22 PM IST

Magnets `can help the body fight off prostate cancer`

A team at the University of Sheffield in Britain, in fact, claims to be developing a treatment for prostate cancer, which uses a magnetic force to help the human body`s own cells destroy tumours.

Nov 09, 2011, 13:28 PM IST

Astronauts install big magnet on space station

Endeavour`s astronauts accomplished their mission installing a $2 billion cosmic ray detector on ISS.

May 19, 2011, 19:04 PM IST

Now, graphene becomes magnetic

Scientists have found a way to make wonder material graphene magnetic.

Apr 16, 2011, 19:25 PM IST

Now, graphene becomes magnetic

Scientists have found a way to make wonder material graphene magnetic.

Apr 16, 2011, 19:25 PM IST

Magnets `to help brain recovery`

Scientists claim to have developed a technique which uses magnets to rewire brain cells and help stroke and Parkinson`s patients recover.

Apr 06, 2011, 12:24 PM IST

Magnets `to help brain recovery`

Scientists claim to have developed a technique which uses magnets to rewire brain cells and help stroke and Parkinson`s patients recover.

Apr 06, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Indian neutrino lab to have world’s biggest magnet

Indian Neutrino Observatory will be made of 50,000 tonnes of magnetised iron.

Oct 23, 2010, 12:22 PM IST

Indian neutrino lab to have world’s biggest magnet

Indian Neutrino Observatory will be made of 50,000 tonnes of magnetised iron.

Oct 23, 2010, 12:22 PM IST