RJF Yuki Sato and Prof. Richard Packard report on emerging devices for measuring quantum phase that offer a possible new window into phenomena far outside condensed-matter physics! See Physics Today: Superfluid helium interferometers.
U.S. funds innovative Harvard-based efforts to reduce consumption.
Director Cynthia Friend is leading an effort to develop new methods to reduce energy consumption in the production of industrial chemicals, which now accounts for an astounding 25 percent of the world’s energy consumption. Read more at Harvard Gazette.