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World's First Demonstration of Space Quantum Communication Using a Microsatellite

A big step toward building a truly-secure global communication network

The technology developed in this project demonstrated that satellite quantum communication can be implemented by using l…

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Better than Star Wars: Chemistry discovery yields 3-D table-top objects crafted from light

Photoswitch chemistry allows construction of light shapes into structures that have volume and are viewable from 360 degrees, making them useful for biomedical imaging, teaching, engineering, TV, movies, video games and more

A scientist's dream of 3-D projections like those he saw years ago in a Star Wars movie has led to new technology for ma…

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OPTAGLIO prepares technology for machine reading of holograms

A document examined will be put into a movable machine and shined on with the proper color light from the proper directi…

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Thin photodetector could increase performance without adding bulk

Now, in a nanoscale photodetector that combines a unique fabrication method and light-trapping structures, a team of eng…

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Technique for measuring and controlling electron state is a breakthrough in quantum computing

UCLA physicists devise new approach to manipulate silicon ‘qubits’

By shooting fast electrical pulses of voltage through them, the scientists were able to move single electrons in and out…

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Nanoscale motion sends light into overdrive

Researchers demonstrate record strong conversion of motion into light

AMOLF researchers have developed nanoscale strings whose motion can be converted to light signals with unprecedented str…

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A future without fakes thanks to quantum technology

First demo of patented technology smartphone app at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition aims to eliminate counterfeiting

For the first time, the team will be showcasing this new technology via a smartphone app which can read whether a produc…

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Recreating interstellar ions with lasers

The scientists found H3+ when they used a strong-field laser to initiate a reaction and a second femtosecond laser to pr…

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Atos launches the highest-performing quantum simulator in the world

The ‘Atos Quantum Learning Machine’ is based on a universal programming language driven by a new ultra-compact supercomputer

Amongst the calculating capabilities offered by quantum computing is quasi-instantaneous factorization in prime numbers …

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The Voxon VX1, 3D Volumetric Display now commercially available

The Voxon VX1 is the world’s first 3D volumetric display – a 3D, real-time, interactive hologram which can be viewed fro…

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Supercool breakthrough brings new quantum benchmark

By gently prodding a swirling cloud of supercooled lithium atoms with a pair of lasers, and observing the atoms’ respons…

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Tiny magnetic tremors unlock exotic superconductivity

These findings, recently published in Science Advances, make Ni-Bi an appealing choice for use in future quantum compute…

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Supersensitive through quantum entanglement

Stuttgart physicists are taking the next step towards more sensitive sensors

Semiconductor quantum dots are ideally suited for the generation of entangled light states. These quantum emitters can b…

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Researchers use lasers to display ‘true’ 3-D objects

Their device is the next step in what is known as 3-D volumetric display, where viewers can see images in three dimensio…

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Seeing the Forest Through the Trees with a New LiDAR System

Researchers from the Naval Research Laboratory use gated digital holography methods to develop foliage penetrating LiDAR that can survey obscured ground

With a specially designed laser system and a new methodology based on gated digital holography, research from the Naval …

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Tiny “motors” are driven by light

Researchers demonstrate nanoscale particles that ordinary light sources can set spinning.

The team decided to work on engineering the particles themselves, rather than the light beams, to get them to respond to…

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World first: new polymer goes for a walk when illuminated

The motion of the new material is due to the fact that one side contracts in reaction to light, and the

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The multi-coloured photons that might change quantum information science

In a disruptive breakthrough for photonic quantum information science, INRS researchers have created a powerful system that takes advantage of the frequency domain properties of photons.

The system uses a small and cost-effective photonic chip fabricated through processes similar to those used for integrat…

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Optical combs bring quantum smartphones a step closer

The generation, entanglement and control of high-dimensional quantum bits on an integrated chip has been demonstrated fo…

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A levitated nanosphere as an ultra-sensitive sensor

A tiny sphere and a laser beam inside of which it hovers as if by magic – with these simple ingredients Martin Frimmer a…

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