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Optical manipulation of spin resonance in gallium nitride

A common direct-bandgap semiconductor has been found to host optically addressable spins, opening the door to scalable quantum sensor manufacturing.

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Fig. 1: Optically detected magnetic resonance from a defect in GaN.


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Horder, J., Aharonovich, I. Optical manipulation of spin resonance in gallium nitride. Nat. Photon. 18, 309–310 (2024).

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