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Scientists do glass a solid--with new theory on how it transitions from a liquid


November 24, 2014

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How does glass transition from a liquid to its familiar solid state? How does this common material transport heat and sound? And what microscopic changes occur when a glass gains rigidity as it cools? A team of researchers at New York University's Center for Soft Matter Research offers a theoretical explanation for these processes.Full Story

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