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Physica Scripta is published by the IOP on behalf of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences for the Science Academies and the Physical Societies of the Nordic Countries.

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Crystallography and the Gregori Aminoff Prize
To mark the fact that 2014 has been designated the 'International Year of Crystallography', Physica Scripta will be publishing a virtual issue containing Invited Comments on the history of crystallography, as well as autobiographical articles from some of the current and previous winners of the Gregori Aminoff Prize. You can read the first papers published in this virtual issue here.

21st Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics - Poster Prize
Physica Scripta is pleased to announce that the 21st Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics Poster Prize was awarded to Dr Sahand Mahmoodian of the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen for the work 'Efficiently interfacing photons with quantum dots in photonic crystal waveguides'.

PLASMA-2013
Proceedings of the International Conference on Research and Applications of Plasmas, held in Poland in September 2013, are now online as a Topical Issue of Physica Scripta. These papers will be free to read until the end of June 2014.

20th Nuclear Physics Workshop
The proceedings of the 20th Nuclear Physics Workshop "Marie & Pierre Curie", held in September 2013 in Poland, have been published in a special issue of Physica Scripta.

Our Topical Issue based on the 14th International Conference on Plasma-Facing Materials and Components for Fusion Applications has now been published online.

20th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics
Proceedings of the CEWQO20 meeting, held in Stockholm, Sweden in June 2013, have been published as a Topical Issue of Physica Scripta.

Selected papers from FN&MT-2013
Selected papers from the International Conference on Functional Materials and Nanotechnologies, held in April 2013 in Estonia, have been published in a special section of Physica Scripta.

Highlights of 2013
Physica Scripta proudly presents the Highlights of 2013 collection. These articles published in 2013 cover a broad spectrum of physics research selected based on the number of citations, the number of downloads, or their scientific impact.

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  • Dynamic Hubbard model: kinetic energy driven charge expulsion, charge inhomogeneity, hole superconductivity and Meissner effect

    J E Hirsch 2013 Phys. Scr. 88 035704

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  • The motion of an arbitrarily rotating spherical projectile and its application to ball games

    Garry Robinson and Ian Robinson 2013 Phys. Scr. 88 018101

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  • Towards industrial applications of graphene electrodes

    Sukang Bae et al 2012 Phys. Scr. 2012 014024

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  • Two-dimensional crystals-based heterostructures: materials with tailored properties

    K S Novoselov and A H Castro Neto 2012 Phys. Scr. 2012 014006

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  • Life, career, and structural biology

    Yigong Shi 2014 Phys. Scr. 89 068004

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  • Gradual growth of gold nanoseeds on silica for SiO2@gold homogeneous nano core/shell applications by the chemical reduction method

    H Rezvani Nikabadi et al 2013 Phys. Scr. 87 025802

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    D J Dunstan and D J Hodgson 2014 Phys. Scr. 89 068002

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  • Precision atomic physics techniques for nuclear physics with radioactive beams

    Klaus Blaum et al 2013 Phys. Scr. 2013 014017

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  • Fifteen years of the neutron star planet research

    A Wolszczan 2008 Phys. Scr. 2008 014005

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  • Facilities and methods for radioactive ion beam production

    Y Blumenfeld et al 2013 Phys. Scr. 2013 014023

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