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State of Exciton at Quantum Record

Caption: A normally fragile quantum state has been shown to survive at room temperature for a world record 39 minutes by Oxford University researchers. An artistic rendition of a 'bound exciton' quantum state used to prepare and read out information stored in the form of quantum bits.

Credit: 2013 Stef Simmons with CC BY

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