Wave–particle duality of C60 molecules

  title={Wave–particle duality of C60 molecules},
  author={M. Arndt and O. Nairz and Julian Vos-Andreae and Claudia Keller and G. V. D. Zouw and A. Zeilinger},
  • M. Arndt, O. Nairz, +3 authors A. Zeilinger
  • Published 1999
  • Medicine, Physics
  • Nature
  • Quantum superposition lies at the heart of quantum mechanics and gives rise to many of its paradoxes. Superposition of de Broglie matter waves has been observed for massive particles such as electrons, atoms and dimers, small van der Waals clusters, and neutrons. But matter wave interferometry with larger objects has remained experimentally challenging, despite the development of powerful atom interferometric techniques for experiments in fundamental quantum mechanics, metrology and lithography… CONTINUE READING
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