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.

Jan 25, 2016new this month

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Metallic glasses: ‘Revolutionary’ advance in MEMS

Published in Advanced Functional Materials

Replacing silicon with a metallic glass enables a low-powered microelectromechanical system with a high rotational performance to be realized

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Bringing together ‘best with best’

International partnerships

Researchers at the AIMR Joint Research Center at Cambridge are making ground-breaking discoveries in materials needed for faster data storage and solar-powered hydrogen generation

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International workshop

Taking spintronics for a spin

Nov 30, 2015

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International workshop

Strengthening partnerships across continents

Sep 28, 2015

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Roundtable interview

Ambitious researchers explore the future of materials science

Jul 27, 2015

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Director’s interview

Reaching for the world

May 25, 2015

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