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October 28th, 2005

Beating the sub-wavelength limit

Abstract:
Physicists in Spain and Germany have proposed a technique for sending cold atoms through an array of slits that are much narrower than the de Broglie wavelength of the atoms. The phenomenon, which relies on "surface matter waves", could be used to make atomic circuits.

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