particles gone to wave form

particles gone to wave form

Particles such as atoms bounce around chaotically, but when ultracold, they take on wave behavior, as illustrated in this figurative artist's depiction of their behavior. The image is not part of the study done at Georgia Tech but serves to help readers visualize the particle-wave duality of matter that the study also considers. Credit: science@NASA

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College of Sciences, News Room, Research Horizons

Categories
Research, Physics and Physical Sciences
Keywords
ultracold, cold matter, fermions, Bosons, photons, Higgs, light, matter, computational quantum physics, quantum, particle spin, particle-wave duality, full-integer spin, half-integer spin, momentum correlations, Houng-Ou-Mandel, double-well-trapped, Hubbard, Hamiltonian, fundamental symmetries, bunching, antibunching, interaction dependent interference patterns
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: May 31, 2018 - 1:06pm
  • Last Updated: Jun 1, 2018 - 12:20pm