Is there a speed limit for thermalization?

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Entropic costs of metabolic regulation

1. Growth against entropy in bacterial metabolism: the phenotypic trade-off behind empirical growth rate distributions in E. coli. Author: Daniele De Martino, Fabrizio Capuani, and Andrea De Martino. Physical Biology 13, 036005 (2016) Recommended with a commentary by Kirill Korolev ,Boston University. |View Commentary| JCCM_Nov_2016_02

Emergent technology based on Fermi-arcs?

1. Transport evidence for Fermi-arc-mediated chirality transfer in the Dirac semimetal Cd3As2. Author: P. J. W. Moll, N. L. Nair, T. Helm, A. C. Potter, I. Kimchi, A. Vishwanath, J. G. Analytis. Nature 535, 266 (2016) 2. Current at a Distance and Resonant Transparency in Weyl Semimetals. Authors: Y. Baum, E. Berg, S. A. Parameswaran, […]