New Form of Matter Discovered

News   Dec 11, 2017 | Original Story by Siv Schwink for the University of Illinois College of Engineering.

 
New Form of Matter Discovered

Relationship between energy and momentum for the excitonic collective mode observed with M-EELS. Credit: Peter Abbamonte, U. of I. Department of Physics and Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory.

 
 
 

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