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Silicon carbide goes quantum

Defects in the crystal lattice of silicon carbide prove to be a useful room-temperature source of non-classical light.

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Figure 1: Defects put to work.

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Aharonovich, I., Toth, M. Silicon carbide goes quantum. Nature Phys 10, 93–94 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1038/nphys2858

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