Recording Quantum Behavior (image) University of Chicago Caption Joseph Heremans, a postdoctoral scholar at UChicago's Institute for Molecular Engineering, works with on an optical experiment in the laboratory. Heremans is co-lead author of a paper appearing online this week in Science Express that describes a new technique for recording the quantum behavior of an individual electron contained within an atomic-scale defect in diamond. Credit Courtesy of Christopher Yale/University of Chicago Usage Restrictions News organizations may use this image in connection with reports about the research of David Awschalom and his collaborators. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.