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6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Self-DiffusionSelf-diffusion in Strongly Coupled Plasmas
Rice researchers can now experimentally study collision and transport physics of dense, strongly interacting plasmas by studying dilute plasmas of strontium ions barely one degree above absolute zero on a table top
Proto-planet Around Binary StarProto-planet has two masters
Rice University professor discusses planetary formation around binary star system at AAAS meeting
Plentiful positronsPositrons are plentiful in ultra-intense laser blasts
Rice, UT Austin physicists create antimatter in record density