state of matter


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state of matter

The condition in which matter exists under specified kinetic conditions (e.g. the pressure and temperature). All matter is in one or more states at any time: solid, liquid, gas, or plasma.
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For us, this new, weakly bound state of matter is an exciting new possibility of investigating the physics of ultracold atoms," says Joachim BurgdE[micro]rfer.
liquid The state of matter in which a substance can flow easily, does not tend to disperse, and is difficult to compress.
In April, scientists discovered evidence for this new state of matter in (http://www.
This is a new quantum state of matter, which has been predicted but hasn't been seen before," said Dr Johannes Knolle of Cambridge's Cavendish Laboratory, one of the paper's co-authors.
This state of matter doesn't exist anywhere naturally on Earth and is thought to only now occur during the collision of two neutron stars," ABC Science quoted Tayloras saying.
Evaporation is a type of phase change, the process by which a substance changes from one state of matter into another (for example, liquid changing into gas).
In April, scientists announced that they had discovered a brand-new state of matter - one that wasn't solid, liquid, gas or plasma.
based joint research operation of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado, have conjured up a muscular new super state of matter.
Glass is a state of matter rather than a particular compound," or combination of specific chemical elements, explains researcher Alexis Clare of Alfred University.
Plasma is the fourth state of matter and the most abundant, and plasma-based research is a rapidly growing field.
The world's first Artificially Intelligent physicist is here, and it has already replicated a Nobel Prize-winning experiment - one that involved creating an ultracold state of matter called Bose-Einstein condensate.