Kavli News

12/10/2012

Physicist Prof. Herre van der Zant has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant from the European Research Council.

12/07/2012

With a new 51 million investment, TU Delft and Leiden University will be exploring the frontiers of the ‘NanoFront’.

12/07/2012

The European Union today announced they would finance 15 million euros for TU Delft and Leiden University to study quantum computing.

12/06/2012

Engineers at Caltech have created a device that can focus light into a point just a few nanometers  across.

12/05/2012

Researchers have peered back to the era of the first stars and galaxies, and found matter with no discernible trace of heavy elements.

12/04/2012

A research team has conducted  the first known direct measurements of hot electrons cooling down in graphene -- providing insights into the fundamental nature of graphene, which may one day be used in anything from photodetectors to non-silicon transistors.

11/30/2012

A team of researchers at the University of California, San Diego and the Institut Pasteur, Paris has come up with a novel way to describe a time-dependent brain development based on coherent–gene-groups (CGGs) and transcription-factors (TFs) hierarchy.

11/20/2012

Headed by Kavli Institute co-director May-Britt Moser, the new Centre for Neural Computation at NTNU aims to crack the “Enigma” of the brain – its neural codes.

11/19/2012

A state-of-the-art simulations demonstrates that gravity isn’t the sole arbiter of a spinning black hole’s behavior.

11/19/2012

Video highlights initiative at California NanoSystems Institute that unobtrusively turns home and building windows into energy producers.

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