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Squeeze, Freeze, Discoveries

In this video, physicist Shanti Deemyad talks about subjecting materials to extreme environments in her pursuit of unusual behaviors that could lead to new inventions.

Left: Matt Kirschner, MagLab programmer. Right: Shamti Deemyad, a physicist at University of Utah.

Grant to Launch Next-Generation Magnets

The National Science Foundation has awarded $4.2 million to the MagLab to determine the best way to build the high-temperature superconducting magnets of the future.

Options for creating high-temperature superconducting magnet coils.

How Do MRI Machines Work?

Watch the latest episode of See-Thru Science to learn how radio waves and strong magnets combine to create pictures of the inside of our bodies.

How ignition coils work.

Pinning and Melting in a Quantum Wigner Crystal

Scientists working at the MagLab stablished experimental evidence for the long sought-after transition of a small, two-dimensional sheet of electrons to a solid state.

Temperature dependence of the differential resisitivity.

New State in Tantalum Arsenide

For the first time, using very strong magnets and very low temperatures, scientists have observed a phenomenon known as the chiral anomaly.

Electrical resistivity of TaAs for temperatures from 20K to 0.7K.

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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