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8 April 2018

Marie-Curie call for post-doc positions

The MPQ laboratory is partner of MULTIPLY, a 5 year Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action offering interdisciplinary training for outstanding international experienced researchers in the areas of (...)

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7 April 2018

New quantum devices are revolutionizing infrared detection

A research team of the Materials and Quantum Phenomena laboratory (University Paris Diderot/CNRS) has developed a new class of far-infrared sensitive detectors that are very fast and operate at (...)

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20 March 2017

A nano-optomechanical cascade

Light travelling on a chip connects a chain of distant nanomechanical oscillators. Thanks to this optical link, all oscillators collectively lock to adopt the same frequency.
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20 September 2016

Nonlinear nanophotonics on-chip

The MPQ Laboratory has set up a fabrication process of Aluminium Gallium Arsenide (AlGaAs) layers on top of a good-quality optical substrate of Aluminium Oxide (AlOx). This technological (...)

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30 July 2016

A two-dimensional network of spin crossover molecules controlled by light

Controlling the spin state of a two-dimensional molecular network with light, it’s what just demonstrated teams of Laboratoire de Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques, of Institut de Chimie Moléculaire (...)

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24 November 2015

Quantum unity is strength !

Researchers from the QUAD team have shown that when electrons in matter move in a coordinated manner, like the violins of an orchestra, the emission of infrared light becomes more efficient.
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