Utterly bizarre theoretical 'fractons' could be made for real

 作者:慕尘     |      日期:2019-03-14 08:18:00
eskaylim/Getty By Adam Mann Exotic theoretical particles known as fractons have until now remained imaginary constructs. But new research suggests they may have been lurking under our noses within a certain kind of defect in crystals. The findings could one day help us build memory storage for quantum computers. In 2011, Jeongwan Haah, then a graduate student at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California,