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rice-sized laser
2015-01-16 12:26:10

While investigating the use of semiconductor material fragments as components for quantum computing, Princeton University researchers developed a laser the size of a grain of rice.

capture atoms
2015-01-06 12:05:15

Researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen have developed a method that used a trap to capture atoms along an ultra-thin glass fiber, where those atoms can be controlled. Their results have been published in the journal Physical Review Letters.

Nanoscale Resistors For Quantum Devices Developed By Researchers
2014-12-10 03:45:31

The electrical characteristics of new thin-film chromium oxide resistors that can be tuned by controlling the oxygen content detailed in the 'Journal of Applied Physics'

Physics Mystery Shows Path To Quantum Transistors
2014-12-08 03:29:02

An odd, iridescent material that's puzzled physicists for decades turns out to be an exotic state of matter that could open a new path to quantum computers and other next-generation electronics.

Quantum memory group at University of Warsaw
2014-12-01 04:56:37

Neither quantum computers nor quantum cryptography will become prevalent technologies without memory systems able to manipulate quantum information easily and effectively.

New Records For Silicon Quantum Computing Set By Two Australian Teams
2014-10-14 03:10:43

Two research teams working in the same laboratories at UNSW Australia have found distinct solutions to a critical challenge that has held back the realization of super powerful quantum computers.

Campus Party Madrid 2010
2014-10-09 03:00:51

Quantum mechanics has revolutionized the world of communications and computers by introducing algorithms which are much quicker and more secure in transferring information.

topological insulator
2014-09-24 03:00:48

University of Utah engineers discovered a way to create a special material – a metal layer on top of a silicon semiconductor – that could lead to cost-effective, superfast computers that perform lightning-fast calculations but don’t overheat.

Researchers Find New Way To Make Quantum Dots Glow Brighter
2014-09-18 03:05:47

Researchers from the University of Alabama in Huntsville and the University of Oklahoma have found a new way to control the properties of quantum dots


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  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
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