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HKUST Physicist Contributes to New Record of Quantum Memory Efficiency Bringing Quantum Computers Closer to Reality
27-April-2019

A joint research team of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and The South China Normal University (SCNU) has set a new record of photonic quantum memory efficiency, pushing quantum computation a step closer to reality.

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Contact: Lindy Wong Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
Dialogue on diversity and inclusion: showcasing the latest technology of wheelchairs at CYBATHLON Series
26-April-2019

The CYBATHLON Wheelchair Series Japan 2019, a competition in which people with physical disabilities compete against each other to complete everyday tasks using the latest technical assistance systems, will take place on May 5, 2019 in Kawasaki, Japan.

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Contact: Ayako Miyazaki Institution: Springer Nature
 
Plant signals trigger remarkable bacterial transformation
23-April-2019

Cycad plant roots release signals into the soil that triggers the transformation of bacteria into its motile form, helping them move to the plant roots and establish a symbiotic partnership.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Triplet Superconductivity Demonstrated Under High Pressure
18-April-2019

Researchers in France and Japan have demonstrated a theoretical type of unconventional superconductivity in a uranium-based material, according to a study published in the journal Physical Review Letters.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Green plastic production made easy
17-April-2019

A one-step method enables scalable and more environmentally friendly production of plant-derived plastic monomers, paving the way towards the mass production of a sustainable alternative to petroleum-based materials.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
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