Quantum superposition of molecules beyond 25 kDa

  title={Quantum superposition of molecules beyond 25 kDa},
  author={Yaakov Y Fein and Philipp Geyer and Patrick Zwick and Filip Kiałka and Sebastian Pedalino and Marcel Mayor and Stefan Gerlich and Markus Arndt},
  journal={Nature Physics},
Matter-wave interference experiments provide a direct confirmation of the quantum superposition principle, a hallmark of quantum theory, and thereby constrain possible modifications to quantum mechanics1. By increasing the mass of the interfering particles and the macroscopicity of the superposition2, more stringent bounds can be placed on modified quantum theories such as objective collapse models3. Here, we report interference of a molecular library of functionalized oligoporphyrins4 with… 
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