1. NIST's New Noiseless Optical Amplifier

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    This short movie shows the image of the 'N' in NIST being randomly amplified and de-amplified by the four-wave mixing technique. The intensity of the image changes randomly because the lasers were…

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    • Spin-Polarized Electron Transport in Silicon

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      Professor Ian Appelbaum University of Maryland

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      • Exotic Quantum Phenomena and Topological States in Spin-Orbit-Coupled Systems

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        Victor Galitski, University of Maryland September 28, 2010 About Dr. Galitski (0:07) Main Talk (2:59) QA Session (1:01:45) The recent discovery of topological phases of matter in solid-state systems…

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        • One Photon In, TWO Photons Out

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          A fascinating phenomenon with a forbidding name (parametric down conversion) occurs in certain crystals. A single photon enters, but two emerge. There are myriad pair combinations; but in each case,…

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          • The Second Quantum Revolution, Part III

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            Carl Williams, Chief of the Atomic Physics Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, explores the possibilities of quantum information-processing. Williams explains how quantum…

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            • The Second Quantum Revolution, Part II

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              UMD physics professor Luis Orozco, Co-Director of the Joint Quantum Institute's Physics Frontier Center, provides an overview of several different kinds of research now underway at the Institute and…

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              • The Second Quantum Revolution, Part I

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                Planck to the Present: This is the first in a three-part series on the current state of quantum information science at the Joint Quantum Institute, a research partnership of the University of Maryland…

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                • Quantum Random Number Generator

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                  Joint Quantum Institute

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                  • New Developments in the Statistical Mechanics of Money, Income, and Wealth

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                    Professor Victor M. Yakovenko Fellow of the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI) Member of the Center for Nanophysics and Advanced Materials (CNAM) University of Maryland

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                    • Creating Synthetic Magnetism

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                      For the first time, scientists at the Joint Quantum Institute have used laser light to create "synthetic magnetism," an exotic condition in which neutral atoms suddenly begin to behave exactly like…

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