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University of New Hampshire Researchers Prove Existence of New Type of Electron Wave
July 4, 2007
New research led by University of New Hampshire physicists, Bogdan Diaconescu and Karsten Pohl, has proven the existence of a new type of electron wave on metal surfaces: The acoustic surface plasmon, which will have implications for developments in nano-optics, high-temperature superconductors and the fundamental understanding of chemical reactions on surfaces. The research is published in the July 5 issue of the journal Nature.
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