Tests of quantum mechanics and gravitation with atom interferometry

Speaker: 
Mark Kasevich (Stanford)
Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 2017-11-02 14:00 - 15:00
Location: 
TRIUMF Auditorium


Recent de Broglie wave interference experiments with atoms have achieved wavepacket separations as large as 54 cm over time intervals of 2 sec. These experiments, and their impact on gravitational and quantum physics, will be discussed.

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