Contact: Steve Koppes
University of Chicago
Caption: David Mazziotti, a professor in chemistry at the University of Chicago, has solved a longstanding problem in quantum theory: how to compute the energies and properties of any atom or molecule in terms of just two of its electrons.
Credit: Kasra Naftchi-Ardebili
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