[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Lynn Yarris
DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Vik Bajaj and Alex Pines, DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Caption: Vikram Bajaj (left) and Alexander Pines led the demonstration of the first magnetically-controlled nearly complete hyperpolarization of the spins of carbon-13 nuclei located near nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond crystals.

Credit: Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt, Berkeley Lab

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Increased NMR/MRI sensitivity through hyperpolarization of nuclei in diamond

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]