News release on nanotechweb.org highlights physics professor Dr. Cristian Botez' recent Nanotechnology article.

botezDr. Cristian Botez' paper "Evidence of low-temperature superparamagnetism in Mn3O4 nanoparticle ensembles" has been selected by the editors of Nanotechnology among the "Latest Journal Highlights Articles" and a news release emphasizing the main results of this work was placed on nanotechweb.org, the sister website of Nanotechnology journal. Nanotechweb.org receives over 45,000 unique visits every month and has a weekly newswire audience of more than 24,000 subscribers, from academia, industry, and funding agencies. We are delighted to have research done in UTEP Physics Department put in front of such a great audience. Please take a look at the news release "Researchers from the University of Texas at El Paso re-examine the superparamagnetic behaviour of Mn3O4 nanoparticles" at http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/lab/43746


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Texas–El Paso received the 2009 Distinguished
Scientist Award from the Society for the
Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans.

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