AIM Research

The latest in research from the World Premier International Advanced Institute for Materials Research (WPI-AIMR) at Tohoku University, Japan—an innovative, interdisciplinary research center for materials science.

Jul 28, 2014new this month

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Nanoparticles: Stretching water droplets

Published in Science

Water droplets suspended within oil have been pulled into stable, elongated shapes

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Spintronics: Tuning materials for improved memory performance

Published in Physical Review Letters

Material composition tuning is moving magnetic tunnel junctions closer to reality

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Nanomaterials: Graphene grows up

Published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

An innovative synthesis technique generates three-dimensional nanoporous graphene structures with high-speed electronic transport capabilities

in the spotlight

World-leading WPI initiative showcases materials science innovation at E-MRS Spring Meeting

International symposium

An attentive audience met researchers from the AIMR at the annual Spring Meeting of the European Materials Research Society in France