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Physics inside: solving protein structures without crystals

September 30th, 2016

1. The development of cryo-EM into a mainstream structural biology technique.
Author: Nogales, E.
Nat. Meth. 13, 2427 (2016). DOI: 10.1038/nmeth.3694

2. Single-particle cryo-EM at crystallographic resolution Cheng.
Authors: Cheng, Y.
Cell 161, 450457 (2015)

3. Cluster imaging with a direct detection CMOS pixel sensor in transmission electron microscopy.
Authors: Battaglia, M., Contarato, D., Denes, P. & Giubilatos.
Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 608, 363365 (2009)

4. Comparison of optimal performance at 300 keV of three direct electron detectors for use in low dose electron microscopy.
Authors: McMullan, G., Faruqi, A. R., Clare, D. & Henderson, R..
Ultramicroscopy 147, 156163 (2014)

Recommended with a commentary by Simon Billinge, DQMP, Columbia University.
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Nanoscale thermal imaging of dissipation in quantum systems

September 30th, 2016

Nanoscale thermal imaging of dissipation in quantum systems.
Authors: D. Halbertal, J. Cuppens, M. Ben Shalom, L. Embon, N. Shadmi, Y. Anahory, H. R. Naren, J. Sarkar, A. Uri, Y. Ronen, Y. Myasoedov, L. S. Levitov, E. Joselevich, A. K. Geim, and E. Zeldov.
arXiv: 1609.01487

Recommended with a commentary by Bertrand I. Halperin, Harvard University.
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Why Does the Liquid Crystal Rotate?

September 30th, 2016

Continuous Rotation of Achiral Nematic Liquid Crystal Droplets Driven by Heat Flux.
Authors: Jordi Ign├ęs-Mullol, Guilhem Poy, and Patrick Oswald.
Physical Review Letters 117, 057801 (2016)

Recommended with a commentary by Jonathan V. Selinger, Kent State University.
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