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August 4th, 2005

Just add salt

Abstract:
Physicists in the US have developed a simple way to make nano-sized particles with potentially useful magnetic properties. J Ping Liu and colleagues at the University of Texas at Arlington added ordinary table salt to particles of iron-platinum particles and then heated them to produce nanoparticles that could be used as building blocks for magnetic recording media and in biomedical applications.

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