Could quantum gravity be tested with high intensity Lasers

  title={Could quantum gravity be tested with high intensity Lasers},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Magueijo},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  • J. Magueijo
  • Published 20 March 2006
  • Physics
  • Physical Review D
In phenomenological quantum gravity theories, Planckian behavior is triggered by the energy of elementary particles approaching the Planck energy, ${E}_{P}$, but it is also possible that anomalous behavior strikes systems of particles with total energy near ${E}_{P}$. This is usually perceived to be pathological and has been labeled ``the soccer ball problem.'' We point out that there is no obvious contradiction with experiment if coherent collections of particles with bulk energy of order ${E… 
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