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2014-01-28 16:20:11

SHERBROOKE, QC, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For a second consecutive year, the Université de Sherbrooke has ranked first in terms of sustainable development in Quebec and in Canada according to the UI GreenMetric World University Ranking, which places Sherbrooke 6(th) in the world among universities taking part in this classification. Sherbrooke even improved its score by 151 points, going from 6796 to 6948 points. Moreover, this ranking system put the Université de Sherbrooke...

International Research Team Shows Distant Artificial Atoms Cooperate By Sharing Light
2013-11-14 15:52:07

University of Calgary Work is expected to have future applications in advanced quantum devices An international team of scientists has shown for the first time that atoms can work collectively rather than independently of each other to share light. Quantum physicists have long discussed such an effect, but it has not been seen before in an experiment. The team included scientists from ETH Zürich (a leading university in Switzerland) who performed the experiment and theoretical...

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