Study Rules Out Fröhlich Condensates in Quantum Consciousness Model
Quantum biology: Algae evolved to switch quantum coherence on and off
A UNSW Australia-led team of researchers has discovered how algae that survive in very low levels of light are able to switch on and off a weird quantum phenomenon that occurs during photosynthesis.
Quantum-to-classical transition may be explained by fuzziness of measurement references
A physicist's best friend: Quantum coherence in diamond augments fluorescence thermometry
On a clear day: Noise-induced quantum coherence increases photosynthetic yield
Quantum robins lead the way
(PhysOrg.com) -- Did you know that the humble robin uses quantum physics?
Researchers find more evidence of quantum processes at work in photosynthesis
Exerting better control over matter waves
Scientists Detect 'Fingerprint' of High-Temp Superconductivity Above Transition Temperature
(PhysOrg.com) -- A team of U.S. and Japanese scientists has shown for the first time that the spectroscopic "fingerprint" of high-temperature superconductivity remains intact well above the super chilly temperatures ...
A quantum leap in computing
When American physicist Richard Feynman in 1982 proposed creating a quantum computer that could solve complex problems, the idea was merely a theory scientists believed was far off in the future.
Physicists build highly efficient 'no-waste' laser
A team of University of California, San Diego researchers has built the smallest room-temperature nanolaser to date, as well as an even more startling device: a highly efficient, "thresholdless" laser that ...
Physicists seek to quantify macroscopic quantum states
Searching for quantum physics in all the right places
An improved method for measuring quantum properties offers new insight into the unique characteristics of quantum systems.
'Slow light' on a chip holds promise for optical communications
A tiny optical device built into a silicon chip has achieved the slowest light propagation on a chip to date, reducing the speed of light by a factor of 1,200 in a study reported in Nature Photonics (published online Septem ...