Neutron Scattering Group - Recent News
Superconductivity Reappears -- in 2-D
material offers more clues to high-temperature superconductivity or
APS Synopsis, online, in
M. Tranquada, et al.
PRB Kaleidoscope Images
Showing Diffuse Scattering from KLT.
Guangyong Xu gives the 438th
Brookhaven Lecture titled:
Nanoregions and Relaxors: How Nanoscale Disorder Leads to Enormous
See a video of the lecture
(Viewed with Realplayer only)
Possible Mechanism for Enormous
Electromechanical Response. Could lead to industrial applications
including improved sensors, actuators, transducers.
details of Guangyong Xu's New Release.Genda Gu and students Jinsheng
Wen and Zhijun Xu contribute to scanning-tunneling
spectroscopy study of cuprate superconductors at Princeton,
read their press release and
A retired BNL employee
and distinguished member of the Neutron Scattering Group,
and two long term collaborators,
Robert Birgeneau and
Sunil Sinha, were recently honored by being selected as
Neutron Scattering Society of America (NSSA),
details here (PDF).
Group Members honored with a 2007 BNL Employee Award,
Eileen Levine, Spotlight Award, and William Leonhardt,
details and photos here.
"Hidden Order Found in a Quantum
Spin Liquid" by G. Xu et al.; read about it in
Full Text (PDF).
PRB Kaleidoscope Images and Article on High-Energy
Magnetic Excitations from Dynamic Stripes in LBCO, G. Xu. .
"Neutron and X-ray Scattering at the Frontiers and Gen Shirane"
Special Topics of JPSJ, Nov. 2006
John Tranquada elected Fellow of the AAAS
John Tranquada awarded the 2006 Sustained Research
Prize of the Neutron Scattering Society of America
John Tranquada and Genda Gu
find More Evidence for "Stripes" in High-Temperature Superconductors.
Supports earlier controversial finding, may help explain superconducting
mechanism - read further in
Laboratory News or in
"Ferroelectric' Material Reveals Unexpected Behavior" - read
Brookhaven Bulletin article on Guangyong Xu's work or
"Quasiparticle Behavior In Bose Quantum Liquids -
Discovering the failure point of certain quasiparticles may help to
understand unusual behavior of many useful materials" -
read Brookhaven Bulletin article on Igor Zaliznyak's work here
Gen Shirane: Accomplishments and Reminiscences
"Quantum magnetic excitations from stripes in copper oxide
superconductors," Tranquada et al., Nature
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