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Engaged in gauge theory

Two independent cold-atom experiments have demonstrated the building blocks for the quantum simulation of dynamical gauge fields — an advance that holds promise for our understanding of computationally intractable problems in high-energy physics.

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Fig. 1: Experimental scheme to generate a dynamical lattice gauge field.


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Chin, C. Engaged in gauge theory. Nat. Phys. 15, 1106–1107 (2019).

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