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Happy Earth Day!

Celebrate April 22 by reading about an international science team that pieced together a puzzle about biochar, a promising tool in the fight against global warming.

Esprit de Char Graphic by Caroline McNiel

MagLab to Receive $184M NSF Renewal Grant

The National Science Foundation announces five-year funding grant for continued operation of the world’s most powerful magnet lab.

Scientists from the University of California, Santa Barbara conduct research on a 35-tesla magnet in the lab's DC Field Facility.

A Year at the MagLab

Want to understand the scope and impact of the National MagLab in just a few minutes? Check out this short-and-sweet brochure.

2017 At a Glance - MagLab Annual Report

"CellBert" Named Lab MVB

The MagLab hit pay dirt with this handy hire, who works tirelessly to keep magnet areas spick and span and is much admired by co-workers.

Robot vacuum

Wire Insulation Will Enable Stronger Magnets

With a novel coating for a high-temperature superconducting wire, the MagLab paves the way to record-strong nuclear magnetic resonance magnets.

(a) The Bi-2212 insulation system. (b) Insulated conductor on a spool. (c) Cross-section of the 0.8mm diameter Bi-2212 wire featuring a particularly thick layer of insulation.

Quantum Hall Edge States in Bilayer Graphene

Scientists have constructed a map that will aid future exploration of a material that promises to transform technology.

Left: The variable coupling of edge states between two lateral quantum Hall states (blue regions). Right: R34 vs tunnel barrier gate voltage, which controls the barrier height.

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One Lab, Three Locations

Map of MagLab locations and institutions.

The MagLab is a partnership among Florida State University, the University of Florida and Los Alamos National Laboratory. Our seven facilities offer a variety of tools and techniques for exploring physics, chemistry, biology and engineering in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment.

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Last modified on 8 February 2018