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Interfaces and correlated electrons


1 Aug 2017 - Five Researchers with Veni grant start projects on the UT On 28 July 2017, five UT researchers received a Veni grant from NWO (The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research) 7 Mar 2017 - ‘Vici’ grants for Marieke Huisman and Alexander Brinkman Two Twente researchers have won a Vici grant - worth €1.5 million each - from the NWO (Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research): Professor Marieke Huisman and Professor Alexander Brinkman. 10 Sep 2015 - Team announces breakthrough observation of Mott transition in a superconductor An international team of researchers, including the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology at the University of Twente in The Netherlands and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, announced today in Science the observation of a dynamic Mott transition in a superconductor.   13 Aug 2015 - Unusual discovery in thin film magnetism Researchers of the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology of the University of Twente have discovered an unusual magnetic effect in nanolayers of an oxide of lanthanum and manganese (LaMnO3). 5 Aug 2015 - Cover Ph.D. thesis Marcel Hoek on academic calendar Marcel Hoek submitted his Ph.D. cover to the Dutch and German Academies of Sciences and was selected to be published in a scientific calendar. See:  for a preview. 15 Jul 2015 - UT continuing Zwarte Cross tradition The Universitent will once again be pitched at the Zwarte Cross event in Lichtenvoorde on 24, 25 and 26 July. This year marks the nineteenth edition of the festival, and UT will once again treat visitors to lectures on nanotechnology, physics, climate change, robotics and other fascinating topics. The Universitent will have a new look and feel this year. It will once again be located in the theatre meadow, and all activities will be included in the Zwarte Cross theatre programme. 19 Jun 2015 - New edition MESA+ Magazine With pleasure we present you the newest MESA+ Magazine.This issue is all about collaboration, which is inherent to activities at the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology.   23 Jan 2015 - Baptism of the Triton As of today the ICE/QTM group has a Triton dilution fridge operational. Base temperature is below 10 mK and samples can be measured at magnetic fields up to 8 T and electric gate voltages up to 200 V.