Quantum Physics

In the kaleidoscope of quantum physics
Researchers at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ) and the Department of Physics of Harvard University, Cambridge, USA, will collaborate in the new Max Planck Harvard Research Center for Quantum Optics more
Sharp x-ray pulses from the atomic nucleus
Using a mechanical trick, scientists have succeeded in narrowing the spectrum of the pulses emitted by x-ray lasers more
Measuring time in a quantum tunnel
In the quantum mechanical tunnelling effect, particles take a few attoseconds to overcome an energy barrier more
Quantum communication with a satellite
In the future, it will be possible to use quantum cryptography in global communication by transmitting quantum information from orbit more
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