This week we wrap up talking about magnetometers with the alkali vapor magnetometer – a strange optical instrument that is incredibly precise!
Fun Paper Friday
- Why do grapes turn into balls of plasma in a microwave. New research tells us and hints towards advanced manufacturing techniques.
- Khattak, Hamza K., Pablo Bianucci, and Aaron D. Slepkov. “Linking plasma formation in grapes to microwave resonances of aqueous dimers.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2019): 201818350.