Single-photon emitter able to generate high-quality photons for practical quantum computers designed by MIT researchers

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Single photon quantum emitters are the light sources that can emit light as single particles or photons. Image via Pixabay
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Single photon quantum emitters are the light sources that can emit light as single particles or photons. Image via Pixabay

Device developed by MIT researchers can produce photons able to carry quantum information at room temperature

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) claim to have created a new single-photon emitter that can generate high-quality photons able to carry quantum information at room temperature....

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