Posts tagged with: majorana fermions

Beginner’s Guide to Topological Materials

Ever since a new class of ­materials called topological insulators was first created—a discovery that helped win the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2016—researchers have been intrigued by the possibilities for electronics applications such...

Shadow: Majorana Fermion Controversy Calls Into Question Much About Science

Quantum computing’s reproducibility crisis: Majorana fermions We’ll let you decide.  Well worth the read from the source, below.  Because Quantum is Coming.  Qubit. Read More… +  Much is at stake....

TU Delft: Retraction Nature Article Quantized Majorana Conductance

Retraction Nature article Quantized Majorana conductance The authors of the 2018 article Quantized Majorana conductance have retracted this article. The authors were alerted to problems by two scientists in the same research...

Home on the Range: University of Wyoming Takes a Whack at Majorana Particles

Home on the Range: University of Wyoming Takes a Whack at Majorana Particles Two UW Faculty Members Receive DOE Grants to Research Alloys, Quantum Computer Materials Key points… +  Dilpuneet...

MIT Takes Great Step Toward Majorana Fermion Qubits

MIT Takes Great Step Toward Majorana Fermion Qubits First sighting of mysterious Majorana fermion on a common metal Physicists at MIT and elsewhere have observed evidence of Majorana fermions —...

Josephson Junction Device Splitting Cooper Pairs in Superconductor Into Two “Normal” Conductors

Josephson Junction Device Splitting Cooper Pairs in Superconductor into Two “Normal” Conductors Device splits and recombines superconducting electron pairs Excerpts and salient points ~ +  Sadashige Matsuo of the RIKEN...
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