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Image credit: Philip Krantz, Krantz NanoArt. An artificial atom (right) generates sound waves consisting of a stream of quantum particles picked up on the left by a "microphone" of metal fingers.Illustration not to scale.

For the First Time, Scientists Capture the Sound of an Atom

According to Martin Gustafasson , the lead author of a new paper published in Science, the scientists not used an “artificial atom” to do extraordinary things with light, but also captured “the weakest sound of it to create a tool in order to examine the quantum behavior. It is believed that an artificial atom made of some material could […]

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