IBM Scientists Measure the Energy Levels of Single Molecules on...

IBM scientists measured the energy levels of single molecules on insulators, for the first time.The research appeared in the journal Nature Nanotechnology.

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April 16, 2018

IBM Scientists First to Demo Rocking Brownian Motors for Nanoparticles

IBM researchers published the first real world demonstration of a rocking Brownian motor for nanoparticles in the peer-review journal Science.

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March 30, 2018

Meet the IBM Inventor Who Built his First Circuit at...

National Inventors' Day is a day to honor inventors and their genius. At the IBM Research Lab in Zurich, the list of inventors is long, but we were able to...

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February 12, 2018

A New Effect in Electromagnetism Discovered – 150 years later

A team of IBM researchers discovered a feature in electromagnetism that they named the "camelback effect." It was featured as an experimental problem in the International Physics Olympiad.

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October 20, 2017

Using deep learning to forecast ocean waves

IBM researchers developed a deep learning AI framework that provides a 12,000% acceleration over physics-based models at comparable levels of accuracy.

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September 29, 2017

Scientists Observe Gravitational Anomaly on Earth

Appearing today in Nature, an international team of physicists, material scientists and string theoreticians, have observed in a such a material, an effect of a most exotic quantum anomaly that...

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Natural Sciences

July 19, 2017

Big oil’s next gusher is at the nanoscale

Last year the world consumed almost 97 million barrels of oil per day. What if I told you that many more barrels still remain in those same wells? Deep inside...

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April 11, 2017