News tagged with entangled particles

Two crystals linked by quantum physics

Physicists take a perverse pleasure in playing with the strangeness of the quantum world. That's how they have managed to entangle minuscule objects such as photons. After specific manipulations, they persuade two photons ...

Mar 05, 2012 4.8 / 5 (12) 4 | with audio podcast

Quantum physics: Flavors of entanglement

The entanglement of quantum objects can take surprising forms. Quantum physicists at the University of Innsbruck have investigated several flavors of entanglement in four trapped ions and report their results ...

Sep 27, 2010 4.6 / 5 (15) 0 | with audio podcast

Creating a six-qubit cluster state

( -- Many scientists believe that quantum entanglement is required in order for effective quantum computing. Entanglement takes place when there is a connection that exists between two objects - even when they ...

Nov 02, 2009 4.6 / 5 (11) 2 feature