Why Do Gallium clusters Have a Higher Melting Point than the Bulk?

Authors: S. Chacko, K. Joshi, D. G. Kanhere and S. A. Blundell Phys. Rev, Lett. 92(13) 135506-1-4 (2004) Recommended and a Commentary by Steve Berry, University of Chicago. | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Jun04_01)

Superconductivity in diamond

Authors: E. A. Ekimov, V. A. Sidorov, E. D. Bauer, N. N. Mel’nik, N. J. Curro, J. D. Thompson, S. M. Stishov http://arXiv.org/abs/cond-mat/0404156 Nature 428, 542 (2004) Recommended and Commentary by Zachary Fisk, University of California, Davis. | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Jun04_02)

Hypermolecular Liquids – A new route to the formation of colloidal gels: short range attraction and long range repulsion

Authors: F.Sciortino, S.Mossa, E.Zoccarelli and P.Tartaglia http://ArXiv.org/cond-mat/0312161 Recommended and a Commentary by Frenkel, FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics, Amsterdam.  | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Jun04_03)

Nanohydrodynamic simulations: An atomistic view of the Rayleigh Taylor instability

Authors: Kai Kadau, Tomothy C. Germann, Nicolas G. Hadjiconstantinou, Peter S. Lomgahl, Guy Dimonte, Brad Lee Holian, and Berni J. Alder PNAS Vol 101 pages 5851-5855 (2004) Recommended and a Commentary by Leo Kadanoff, University of Chicago. | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Jun04_04)