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Hunting New Quasiparticles

Researchers have seen hints of two new particle-like entities in materials - they could help advance quantum computing and superconductivity theory
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New paths into the world of quasiparticles

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 weeks ago)

Quasiparticles can be used to explain physical phenomena in solid bodies even though they are not actual physical particles. Physicists have now realized quasiparticles in a quantum system and observed quantum mechanical entanglemen... Read Post

Unleashing the power of quantum dot triplets

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (last week)

Another step towards faster computers relies on three coherently coupled quantum dots used as quantum information units. Quantum computers have yet to materialize. Yet, scientists are making progress in devising suitable means of ma... Read Post

A bridge to the quantum world: Dirac electrons found in unique material

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 years ago)

ANN ARBOR—In a discovery that helps clear a new path toward quantum computers, University of Michigan physicists have found elusive Dirac electrons in a superconducting material. Quantum computers use atoms themselves to perform pro... Read Post

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