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.

Aug 29, 2016new this month

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Lithium-ion batteries: Nanocarbon electrodes are true lifesavers

Published in Small

Doughnut-shaped materials are key to the design of safer rechargeable batteries with impressive storage capacities

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Persistent homology: Uncovering order in a sea of randomness

Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA

A new analytical technique proves to be a powerful method for studying multiscale order in glasses

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International symposium: Raising awareness in Europe

Jul 25, 2016

Top-level interview

A decade of remarkable achievement

May 30, 2016

International symposium

Mathematics and materials in harmony

Mar 28, 2016

International partnerships

Bringing together ‘best with best’

Jan 25, 2016

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