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 30, 2017new this month

in the spotlight

Experimenting with maths and materials

Yasumasa Nishiura gives a mathematician’s perspective on the five-year collaboration between mathematics and materials science at the AIMR

research highlight

Topological insulators: In control of current

Published in Nature Communications

A device capable of controlling the currents that flow on the surfaces of topological insulators has been demonstrated for the first time

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International exchange

A new center of excellence in nanotechnology in China

Nov 28, 2016

Roundtable interview

A mathematician, an experimentalist and their interpreter

Sep 26, 2016

International symposium

Raising awareness in Europe

Jul 25, 2016

Top-level interview

A decade of remarkable achievement

May 30, 2016

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