March 23, 2019
Professor Awschalom's group makes a breakthrough with quantum communication
In a study led by Department of Physics graduate student Samuel Whitely, Postdoctoral researcher Gary Wolfowicz, and collaborators, sound waves were used to study atomic-scale dynamics by coupling the waves to electron spins. You can read more about their work in this UChicago News article. Their technical paper was published in the journal Nature Physics.