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Quantum light : The puzzling predictions of entanglement are coming of age

Published inEurophysics news, vol. 46, no. 5-6, p. 36-40
Publication date2015
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Entanglement is the physical property that marks the most striking deviation of the quantum from the classical world. It has been mentioned first by the great Austrian Physicist Erwin Schr¨odinger in 1935 (an introduction to this and other quantum phenomena is given in [1]). Yet, despite this theoretical prediction now being 80 years old, and the famous experimental verifications by Alain Aspect dating back to the early eighties [2], entanglement and its use entered mainstream physics as a key element of quantum information science [3] only in the 1990's.

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GISIN, Nicolas, TANZILLI, Sébastien, TITTEL, Wolfgang. Quantum light : The puzzling predictions of entanglement are coming of age. In: Europhysics news, 2015, vol. 46, n° 5-6, p. 36–40. doi: 10.1051/epn/2015506
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