Tag: Physics

quasicrystals

Using sound waves to create patterns that never repeat

Engineers and mathematicians at the University of Utah have collaborated to show how ultrasound waves can arrange carbon particles in water into...
Quantum Squeezing

Quantum Squeezing: Researchers develop a new, faster method for seeking out dark matter

For almost a century, researchers have worked to unravel the mystery of dark matter -- an elusive substance that spreads through the...
single photons

Scientists develop a record-breaking source for single photons

Scientists at the University of Basel and Ruhr University Bochum have developed a source of single photons that can produce billions of...

Researchers discover a new method to make ‘the invisible visible’

Australian researchers from La Trobe University have discovered a new method to analyze tissues, microscopic cells, and other transparent specimens, through the...

Record-Breaking Laser Link Could Help Us Test Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

Researchers from the University of Western Australia (UWA) and The International Center for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) set a world record for...

Physics student makes world’s smallest Christmas tree by removing 51 atoms

Every year, people everywhere in the world try to make the biggest artificial Christmas tree, similar to the Gubbio Christmas Tree, formed...

Scientists make entangled photons 100 times more efficiently than previously possible

Super-fast communication devices and quantum computers could revolutionize countless aspects of our lives but first, scientists need a fast, efficient source of...
wirelsess power transfer

Study: going beyond the anti-laser may enable long-distance wireless power transfer

Since the time Nikola Tesla spewed electricity in all directions with his coil back in 1891, researchers have been thinking up ways...
quantum

A new spin on atoms gives researchers a closer look at quantum weirdness

When atoms get extremely close, they develop intriguing interactions that could be harnessed to create new generations of computing and other technologies....
Timekeeping theory

New time dilation phenomenon: Timekeeping theory combines Einstein’s relativity and quantum clocks

A phenomenon of quantum mechanics known as superposition can affect timekeeping in high-precision clocks, as per a theoretical study from Dartmouth College,...

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