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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Vik Bajaj and Alex Pines, DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Caption: Vikram Bajaj (left) and Alexander Pines led the demonstration of the first magnetically-controlled nearly complete hyperpolarization of the spins of carbon-13 nuclei located near nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond crystals.

Credit: Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt, Berkeley Lab

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