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Deconstructing Schr÷dinger's cat

The paradox of Schr÷dinger's catŚthe feline that is, famously, both alive and dead until its box is openedŚis the most widely known example of a recurrent problem in quantum mechanics: its dynamics ...

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Getting to grips with fragile topology

New research explains the strange electron flow in future materials.

5 hours ago from Cosmos Magazine

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Producing single photons from a stream of single electrons

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have developed a novel technique for generating single photons, by moving single electrons in a specially designed light-emitting diode (LED). This ...

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Quantum memories entangled over 50-kilometer cable

A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in China has succeeded in sending entangled quantum memories over a 50-kilometer coiled fiber cable. In their paper published in the ...

Thu 13 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Quantum interference observed in real time: Extreme UV-light spectroscopy technique

A team headed by Prof. Dr. Frank Stienkemeier and Dr. Lukas Bruder from the Institute of Physics at the University of Freiburg has succeeded in observing in real-time ultrafast quantum interferencesŚin ...

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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The 'electronic Griffiths phase' in solid-state physical systems

Most theories of solid state and soft matter physics were developed independently; thus, a few physical concepts are applicable to both. Recent research, however, particularly a study by Elbio ...

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Simulation experiment allows deeper insights into ultrafast light-induced processes

Researchers from Graz University of Technology and the University of Vienna have better described the energy flow between strongly interacting molecular states. Since the 1990s, femtochemistry ...

Thu 13 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Study uncovers new electronic state of matter

A research team led by professors from the University of Pittsburgh Department of Physics and Astronomy has announced the discovery of a new electronic state of matter.

Thu 13 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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How to Enable Dark Mode on All Your Apps and Devices

Give yourself to the dark side. Or at least, your phones.á

6 hours ago from Wired Tech

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Physicist leading upgrade to ATLAS experiment

Fri 14 Feb 20 from Phys.org (news wire)

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