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Quantum—Squeezed light cuts noise

June 17, 2019

Oak Ridge National Laboratory physicists studying quantum sensing, which could impact a wide range of potential applications from…
Quantum Goes the Distance

April 8, 2019

U.S. research team expands quantum network with successful long-distance entanglement experiment Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy’s…
Penn Engineering groups awarded NSF grants to work toward ‘quantum leap’

September 26, 2018

The National Science Foundation has awarded two of eight nationwide Research Advanced by Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering (RAISE)…
Breaking the Law: scientists look to shatter Moore’s Law through quantum computing

March 20, 2018

The laws of quantum physics impact daily life in rippling undercurrents few people are aware of, from the…
First On-chip Nanoscale Optical Quantum Memory Developed

September 14, 2017

For the first time, an international team led by engineers at Caltech has developed a computer chip with…
NIST Creates Fundamentally Accurate Quantum Thermometer

March 21, 2016

Better thermometers might be possible as a result of a discovery at the National Institute of Standards and…
Chiral Magnetic Effect Generates Quantum Current

February 9, 2016

Separating left- and right-handed particles in a semi-metallic material produces anomalously high conductivity Scientists at the U.S Department…
Spintronics advance brings wafer-scale quantum devices closer to reality

July 2, 2015

An electronics technology that uses the “spin”—or magnetization—of atomic nuclei to store and process information promises huge gains…
Integrating the core of quantum teleportation on a chip

May 8, 2015

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have successfully integrated the core circuits of quantum teleportation, which generate and…
Quantum sensor’s advantages survive entanglement breakdown

March 9, 2015

The extraordinary promise of quantum information processing — solving problems that classical computers can’t, perfectly secure communication —…
Nanoscale resistors for quantum devices

December 10, 2014

Researchers from the London Centre for Nanotechnology have made new compact, high-value resistors for nanoscale quantum circuits. The…
45-year physics mystery shows a path to quantum transistors

December 10, 2014

An odd, iridescent material that’s puzzled physicists for decades turns out to be an exotic state of matter…
The quantum revolution is a step closer

September 12, 2014

Dr Austin Lund (left) and Dr Anthony Laing, co-authors of the research A new way to run a…
New quantum mechanism to trigger the emission of tunable light at terahertz frequencies

June 19, 2014

Scientists have found that two-dimensional (2D) nanostructures with asymmetric design enable a new quantum mechanism, triggering the emission…
Study finds weird magic ingredient for quantum computing

June 12, 2014

A form of quantum weirdness is a key ingredient for building quantum computers according to new research from…
Diamond Defect Boosts Quantum Technology

February 5, 2014

New research shows that a remarkable defect in synthetic diamond produced by chemical vapor deposition allows researchers to…
Quantum dot LED approaches theoretical maximum efficiency

May 15, 2013

Quantum dot LEDs (QLEDs) are a promising technology for creating large-area displays that could have applications for TVs,…
Ultrafast technique unlocks design principles of quantum biology

April 22, 2013

University of Chicago researchers have created a synthetic compound that mimics the complex quantum dynamics observed in photosynthesis…
Update: Single Photon from a Quantum Emitter? It’s a Matter of Timing…

April 11, 2013

Many systems envisioned for practical quantum information processing require the use of single, indistinguishable photons as carriers of information…
Single photon from a quantum emitter? It’s a matter of timing…

April 9, 2013

Many systems envisioned for practical quantum information processing require the use of single, indistinguishable photons as carriers of…
Optical random access memory: Parts of images can be selectively retrieved from an atomic gas

March 28, 2013

The sequence of images that constitute Hollywood movies can be stored handily on solid-state media such as magnetic…
Mechanical Micro-Drum Used as Quantum Memory

March 18, 2013

One of the oldest forms of computer memory is back again—but in a 21st century microscopic device designed…
Quantum Refrigerator Offers Extreme Cooling and Convenience

March 7, 2013

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated a solid-state refrigerator that uses quantum…
Physicists Make Discovery in the Quantum Realm by Manipulating Light

March 5, 2013

Physicists at UC Santa Barbara are manipulating light on superconducting chips, and forging new pathways to building the…
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