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Magnetism Does the Twist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Scientists have discovered a strategy for layering dissimilar crystals with atomic precision to control the size of resulting magnetic quasi-particles called skyrmions. The approach could advance high-density data storage and quantum magnets for quantum information science.  The depiction above, by […]

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Parker Boosts Its Magnetics Technology Portfolio with $3.6 Billion Acquisition of LORD, World’s Biggest Supplier of Magneto-Rheological Fluids

Motion control company Parker Hannifin is boosting its already sizeable portfolio of magnetics products and technology with a $3.67 billion acquisition of LORD Corporation. A major provider of magnetic fluids as well as advanced adhesives and coatings used […]

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Barcoded Magnetic Beads and New Diagnostic Systems Revolutionize Battle Against Infectious Disease

Barcoded magnetic beads the size of a human hair are revolutionizing the battle against infectious diseases as medical technology companies rapidly expand their capability to use magnetic particles in new equipment and diagnostic techniques.  At the heart […]