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Controlling quantum states atom by atom

An international consortium led by researchers at the University of Basel has developed a method to precisely alter the quantum mechanical states of electrons within an array of quantum boxes. The method can be used to investigate ...

dateJun 09, 2016 in Quantum Physics
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Electron's 1-D metallic surface state observed

In the one-dimensional (1D), various exotic phenomena are predicted that are totally different from those in the 3D world in which we live. One of the reasons of this is that particles cannot pass each other in 1D. (Fig. ...

dateFeb 08, 2016 in General Physics
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