Latest Quantum measurement Stories

Quantum Physics Mimics Spooky Action Into The Past
2012-04-23 09:37:30

Physicists of the group of Prof. Anton Zeilinger at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), the University of Vienna, and the Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology (VCQ) have, for the first time, demonstrated in an experiment that the decision whether two particles were in an entangled or in a separable quantum state can be made even after these particles have been measured and may no longer exist.

2012-03-29 00:11:57

Quantum theory describes the world of atoms very precisely.

2012-03-05 22:49:56

For almost fifteen years Professor Nicolas Gisin and his physicist col- laborators have been entangling photons.

2012-01-17 12:42:46

Physicists have developed the first conclusive test to better understand high-energy particles correlations.

2012-01-17 10:55:51

Heisenberg's Uncertainty principle is arguably one of the most famous foundations of quantum physics.

2011-12-12 13:24:20

The fundamental resource that drives a quantum computer is entanglement—the connection between two distant particles which Einstein famously called 'spooky action at a distance'.

2011-11-21 12:37:42

For millennia, writing has been the preferred way to convey information and knowledge from one generation to another.

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2011-10-19 13:50:06

The unification of quantum mechanics and Einstein's general relativity is one of the most exciting and still open questions in modern physics.

2011-08-17 14:52:41

Quantum communication could be an option for the absolutely secure transfer of data.

2011-07-20 17:14:39

Researchers have made a major advance in predicting and quashing environmental decoherence, a phenomenon that has proven to be one of the most formidable obstacles standing in the way of quantum computing.

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