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News from September 2015

Molecules’ made of light may be the basis of future computers

Monday, 14 September 2015 by System Administrator

Photons could travel side by side a specific distance from each other — similar to how two hydrogen atoms sit next to each other in a hydrogen molecule — theoretical physicists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland (with other collaborators) have shown.

“It’s not a molecule per se, but you can imagine it as having a similar kind of structure,” says NIST’s Alexey Gorshkov. “We’re learning how to build complex states of light that, in turn, can be built into more complex objects. This is the first time anyone has shown how to bind two photons a finite distance apart.

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CI Board of Directors election results

Monday, 14 September 2015 by System Administrator

Congratulations to the reelection of CI's Board of directors

* Connie Ettinger 161

* Pat Heller 135

* Joe Kowalsky 138

* Paul Hagen 123

David Stodolsky 14

* Elected

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