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New Method Facilitates Study of the Effects of Chemicals on DNA
U of A physics researchers have developed a simple, cost-effective method to study the interactions between DNA and other chemicals.
U of A Partners With DoE, National Labs in New Field of Topological Materials
U of A researchers will explore a new field with potential to advance electronics and quantum information science.
Faculty Selected to Participate in Materials Conversion Program
Four professors — Samantha Robinson, Susan C. Tyler, Whitney Payne and Julia Kennefick — have been selected to participate in the Open Educational Resources Course Materials Conversion Program.
Exploring Two-Dimensional Magnetism
Researchers at the University of Arkansas have performed and analyzed calculations that lead to a better understanding of two-dimensional materials.
Research Uncovers the Spontaneous Polarization of Novel Ultrathin Materials
Associate professor Salvador Barraza-Lopez and Taneshwor Kaloni, a former post-doctoral researcher, studied materials with colleagues from the Max-Planck Institute of Quantum Matter in China.
U of A Researchers Contribute to Updated 'Tree of Life'
Fred Spiegel, a Distinguished Professor of biology, is one of about 40 experts worldwide, and one of three affiliated with the U of A, tasked with periodically updating the phylogenetic tree for eukaryotes.
Colloquium: Do Quantum Spin Liquids Exist?
Changsong Xu will discuss the quantum spin liquid state at 4 p.m. today, Friday, Nov. 9, in Physics Building 133. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m. in PHYS 134.
Colloquium: Introducing Department of Energy EPSCoR
Tim Fitzsimmons of the U.S. Department of Energy will discuss the DOE's EPSCoR program at 4 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Physics Building 133.
Colloquium: Navigating the Scholarly Communication and Publishing Landscape
Stephanie Pierce and Melody Herr of the University Libraries will discuss publishing opportunities and pitfalls for physical science researchers at 4 p.m. today, Oct. 26, in PHYS 133.
Taking a Close Look at Bacteria
Using new high-tech tools, professor Yong Wang and graduate student Asmaa Sadoon have been able to observe certain processes inside live bacteria for the first time.