You are here

Chemical and Biological Physics

Opposite Attraction: Magnets Separate Mirror-Image Crystals
09.09.2019

The method may be used to purify drugs and numerous other chemicals 

separating chiral molecules illustration
22.08.2019

Using lasers to separate chiral molecules had been predicted - but never before demonstrated

cardiomyocyte
09.07.2019

Applying physics to studying heart cells reveals a spring-and-treadmill-like mechanism that keeps them beating

nanotube walls
30.06.2019

Adding to nanotubes' abilities: superconductors and solar cells 

SO2 molecules line up
07.03.2019

A new method for aligning molecules could advance the field of x-ray crystallography

moving cells
20.12.2018

A model of collective movement that makes some members more ready to move than others helps explain how cells migrate in the body

stretched blood vessels
13.12.2018

Scientists from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and the Weizmann Institute of Science reveal the mechanical forces that influence...

noise, illustration
15.11.2018

A new type of noise identified at the Weizmann Institute of Science may advance the study of heat transport in nanoscale systems and the design of...

illustration: atom-photon exchange
03.09.2018

A quantum gate between atoms and photons may help in scaling up quantum computers

spin up, spin down
07.06.2018

Sorting out right- and left-handed molecules magnetically could improve industrial processes

Pages