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A mind map of Quantum Fields

What is a mind map?

A mind map is a diagram used for visually organizing connected information. A mind map often revolves around a central concept or idea which is represented at the centre of the diagram. 267 altre parole

Heavy neutrinos

With the discovery of the Higgs field, scientists think they have a pretty good handle on the origins of the mass of fundamental particles. Particles that interact with the field have mass, and those that don’t, don’t. 300 altre parole

High Energy Physics

Quantum Scientists Break Aluminium 'Monopoly'

Credit: TUDelft/Tremani

Courtesy of Phys.org:

A Majorana fermion, or a Majorana particle, is a fermion that is its own antiparticle. Discovering the Majorana was the first step, but utilizing it as a quantum bit (qubit) still remains a major challenge. 505 altre parole



Lunchlecture VVTP by Leo Kouwenhoven

Technical University Delft 28-11-2014

As a part of the celebration of the birthday of the VVTP (Association for Applied Physics), Leo Kouwenhoven gave a lecture about his research on the Majoranas. 397 altre parole

Seminar Report

Majorana Particles

Speaker:      Leo Kouwenhoven (Department of Quantum Nanoscience, TU Delft)

Subject:       Majorana particles

Location:     Auditorium TU Delft

Date:            Friday, November 28, 13:45-14:40

Author:        Jasper Veerman

On Friday, November 28, Leo Kouwenhoven spoke about his work on Majorana particles. 225 altre parole

Seminar Report

A Particle hiding for 80 years

From an article “Found: Traces of an Exotic particle that elluled physicists for 80 years” by Kelly Dickerson/LiveScience

A mysterious particle made of both matter and antimatter has eluded physicists for 80 years, but now, researchers have spotted traces of it. 689 altre parole