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Measuring the temperature of 2-D materials at the atomic level

February 2, 2018

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago describe a new technique for precisely measuring the temperature and behavior of new 2-D materials that will allow engineers to design smaller and faster microprocessors.Full Story

University of Illinois at Chicago

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