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The Center for Ultracold Atoms (CUA) brings together a community of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT) and Harvard University to pursue research in the new fields that have been opened by the creation of ultracold atoms and quantum gases. 
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upcoming seminars

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 4:00pm, MIT, 26-214

Sebastian Will (MIT)

Creation of a dipolar Fermi gas of chemically stable molecules

Sebastian Blatt (Harvard)

High resolution imaging of lithium-6 in deep optical lattices

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 4:00pm, Harvard, Jefferson-250

Mark Dykman (Michigan State University)

Driven mesoscopic oscillators: a glimpse into quantum fluctuations far from equilibrium

10 min. talk: Kristin Beck


CUA Research Highlights

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Fostering a legacy of Nikola Tesla

2-3.30pm Friday, February 13, 2015

MIT Building 35 Room 225

New results from Vuletic and Lukin collaboration


Attractive photons in a quantum nonlinear medium

These results are making waves across many news sources, scientific and popular!

Norman F. Ramsey - Two Talks

To request a DVD of Norman Ramsey's Two Talks:
"Great Scientists I've Met" and
"Contributions to Nuclear Magnetic Resonance"
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