Matter-wave physics with nanoparticles and biomolecules

@article{Brand2019MatterwavePW,
  title={Matter-wave physics with nanoparticles and biomolecules},
  author={Christian Brand and Sandra Eibenberger and Uğur Sezer and Markus Arndt},
  journal={Current Trends in Atomic Physics},
  year={2019}
}
The chapter discusses advances in matter-wave optics with complex molecules, generalizing Young’s double slit to high masses. The quantum wave-particle duality is visualized by monitoring the arrival patterns of molecules diffracted at nanomechanical masks. Each molecule displays particle behavior when it is localized on the detector; however, the overall interference pattern requires their delocalization in free flight. Internal particle properties influence the de Broglie waves in the… 
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