Weaving quantum processors out of laser light
Researchers open a new avenue to quantum computing with a breakthrough experiment: a large-scale quantum processor made entirely of light.
5 hours ago
Scientists discover method to create and trap trions at room temperature
A UMD-led team chemically engineered carbon nanotubes to synthesize and trap trions - quasi-particles potentially useful in bioimaging, chemical sensing and quantum computing
16 Oct 2019
Lights on for holograms in your hands and super-fast Li-Fi
The centre will research the interaction of light with nano-materials – tech that is often thinner than a human hair.
15 Oct 2019
The nano-guitar string that plays itself
Using a tiny suspended wire, resembling a vibrating guitar string, the experiment shows how a simple nano-device can generate motion directly from an electrical current.
14 Oct 2019