Year in Physics

A collection of news stories from Elsevier Physics

2019 selections

Singularities, Black Holes and Baby Universes: The Legacy of Stephen Hawking

event horizon The great theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking will be remembered for his indomitable courage through disability and his commitment to science communication and education, but his ground-breaking research is his greatest legacy.

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The first direct visual evidence of the supermassive black hole in the centre of Messier 87 and its shadow taken by the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT).
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When relativity meets quantum chaos

When relativity meets quantum chaos

Research published in Physics Open

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Neutron star mergers, precious metals and the future of astronomy

Neutron star mergers, precious metals and the future of astronomy

Research published in Annals of Physics
Searching for physics beyond the standard model at the LHC

Searching for physics beyond the standard model at the LHC

Research published in Reviews in Physics
Laser pulses can measure the health of body tissues

Laser pulses can measure the health of body tissues

Research published in Photoacoustics
Is our universe ‘fine-tuned’ for life?

Is our universe ‘fine-tuned’ for life?

Research published in Physics Reports
Processing particle collisions in real time

Processing particle collisions in real time

Research published in Computer Physics Communications
Optimising photodiodes at high temperatures

Optimising photodiodes at high temperatures

Research published in Results in Physics

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Monitoring microbes with a simple thermometer

Monitoring microbes with a simple thermometer

Research published in Physics in Medicine

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An expanding cyclic universe

An expanding cyclic universe

Research published in Physics Letters B

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Artificial intelligence can help analyse crystal structures

Artificial intelligence can help analyse crystal structures

Research published in Ultramicroscopy

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Classifying galaxies with AI and 'people power

Classifying galaxies with AI and 'people power

Research published in Physics Letters B

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crab

My shell is bigger than yours

Research published in Physica A

2018 selections

Chaos in the bitcoin market

Chaos in the bitcoin market

Research published in Chaos, Solitons and Fractals

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Finding new homes

Finding new homes

Research published in Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation

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Applying life-cycle assessments to all stages of synthesis is key to the eco-design of novel materials.png

Applying life-cycle assessments to all stages of synthesis is key to the eco-design of novel materials

Research published in Sustainable Materials and Technologies

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Does gravitational wave astronomy confirm the Scenario Machine's 1987 predictions

Does gravitational wave astronomy confirm the Scenario Machine's 1987 predictions?

Research published in New Astronomy

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Mars explorers take your vitamins

Mars explorers, take your vitamins!

Research published in Life Sciences in Space Research

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Seeing the Invisible

Seeing the Invisible

Research published in Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials

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New ways of imaging young brains

New ways of imaging young brains

Research published in Photoacoustics

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Citizen scientists are vital assistants in the search for dark matter

Citizen scientists are vital assistants in the search for dark matter

Research published in Astronomy and Computing

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Fast cancer diagnosis on a shoestring

Fast cancer diagnosis on a shoestring

Research published in Photoacoustics

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Contaminated meat glows red for danger

Contaminated meat glows red for danger

Research published in Journal of Luminescence

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Screening for breast cancer with sound and light

Screening for breast cancer with sound and light

Research published in Photoacoustics

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Could machine learning unlock the secrets of our galaxy

Could machine learning unlock the secrets of our galaxy?

Research published in Astronomy and Computing

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Twisting and stacking double carbon layers

Twisting and stacking double carbon layers

Research published in Physics Reports

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From Antarctica to the stars

From Antarctica to the stars

Research published in Astronomy and Computing

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Computers, consciousness and creativity

Computers, consciousness and creativity

Research published in Physics of Life Reviews

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Citizens and machines make discoveries in space

Citizens and machines make discoveries in space

Research published in Astronomy and Computing

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A flexible alternative to flat-panel X-ray detectors

A flexible alternative to flat-panel X-ray detectors?

Research published in Physics in Medicine

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Scanning for the protein in our chromosomes

Scanning for the protein in our chromosomes

Research published in Ultramicroscopy

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Bringing optoacoustic imaging into the clinic

Research published in Photoacoustics

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Examining the most energetic radiation in space

Examining the most energetic radiation in space

Research published in Journal of High Energy Astrophysics

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A safe, green and affordable corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel

A safe, green and affordable corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel

Research published in Results in Physics

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Recycling toxic materials from rechargeable batteries

Recycling toxic materials from rechargeable batteries

Research published in Sustainable Materials and Technologies

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Predicting galactic cosmic rays

Predicting galactic cosmic rays

Research published in Life Sciences in Space Research

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Diagnosing egg allergy with luminescence

Diagnosing egg allergy with luminescence

Research published in Journal of Luminescence

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Measuring with light

Measuring with light

Research published in Optical Fiber Technology

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Imcompent bosses

Incompetent bosses?

Research published in Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications

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Can this framework finally answer the question_What is life

Can this framework finally answer the question – "What is life?"

Research published in Physics of Life Reviews

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