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Spintronics at the source of information

Spintronics at the source of information

In their recent work in the field of spin electronics, spintronics, led by Dr. Pascal Martin and Dr. Clément Barraud, research teams from the Interfaces Traitements Organisation et DYnamique des Systèmes (ITODYS) and Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques (MPQ)...

Web series on Quantum Entanglement

Web series on Quantum Entanglement

Hugo Cayla has collaborated with several researchers, including Sara Ducci and Pérola Milman from the MPQ laboratory, to shed light on the fascinating aspects of quantum entanglement through a 4-episode web series. The first episode, which can be found below, is...

QFLM 2022 School at Varenna, Italy

QFLM 2022 School at Varenna, Italy

The International School "Quantum Fluids of Light and Matter (QFLM2022)" in Varenna was a great success with many distinguished lecturers and a great audience of students, postdocs and senior researchers.QFLM 2022 was co-organized by Cristiano Ciuti with Alberto...

Aloyse Degiron is awarded an ERC Proof of Concept grant

Aloyse Degiron is awarded an ERC Proof of Concept grant

Aloyse Degiron, CNRS senior researcher at the MPQ laboratory, has just been awarded an ERC Proof of Concept grant. Aloyse Degiron A Metamaterial-based technology to create Electricity from Light (AMELI) The ERC POC AMELI aims to convert light into electricity using...

Laboratory Days 2022

Laboratory Days 2022

On the Normandy coast, at the foot of the dunes of Merville Franceville, the MPQ laboratory days took place from Monday, May 30th to Wednesday, June 1st, 2022. The MPQ days, organized by Sandrine, Adrien, Zakari, and Nathalie, were a wonderful moment of camaraderie...

Hybrid heterostructures for spintronics

Hybrid heterostructures for spintronics

Spintronics is a quantum technology that aims to add the quantum spin degree of freedom to conventional CMOS electronics. Since the discovery of giant magnetoresistance in 1988 by Albert Fert and Peter Grünberg, considered the birth of this field, spintronics has...

Supraconductivity Thematic Days of the GDR Meetic

Supraconductivity Thematic Days of the GDR Meetic

Two thematic days on superconductivity, as part of the GDR Meetic, are being organized on December 6th and 7th by Y. Gallais, M. Cazayous, A. Sacuto (MPQ), and D. Colson (CEA-Saclay). They will take place in the Buffon amphitheater at the University of Paris (15 Rue...

A light-controlled mechanical frequency comb

A light-controlled mechanical frequency comb

Through optomechanical experiments in a semiconductor micro-resonator, researchers from the DON team of the MPQ laboratory, in collaboration with the Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, have shown that a coupling between different forms of energy can give rise...