Contact: Steve Koppes
University of Chicago
Caption: Scientists at the University of Chicago and the University of California, Santa Barbara, used this optical apparatus to direct ultrafast pulses of light to manipulate the quantum state of a single electron spin in diamond.
Credit: Courtesy of Christopher Yale and Joseph Heremans/University of Chicago
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