Quantum entanglement experiment

Quantum entanglement experiment

A400/0074 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 55.1MB

Downloadable file size: 11.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PASCAL GOETGHELUCK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Quantum entanglement experiment. Researcher using laser equipment to demonstrate the breakdown of causality in quantum physics. One of the strangest consequences of the quantum theories is that some quantum events can become entangled. Two particles will appear to be linked across space and time, with changes to one of the particles affecting the other one. This is an instantaneous effect that appears to be independent of both space and time, meaning that, in the quantum realm, effect may precede cause. This is part of work by Stefanov (pictured), Gisin and Suarez at the GAP (Group of Applied Physics), the University of Geneva, Swizerland. Photographed in February 2003.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2003, 20s, 21st century, 30s, adult, andre stefanov, caucasian, causality, cause and effect, counter intuitive, equipment, europe, european, experiment, experimental, february, flow, gap, geneva, gisin, group of applied physics, human, interferometer, laboratory, male, man, optical, pair, pairs, particle, particles, person, photon, photons, physical, physicist, physics, quantum entanglement, quantum mechanics, quantum optics, quantum physicist, quantum physics, research, researcher, reversal, scientist, spatial, stefanov, suarez, swiss, switzerland, temporal, thirties, time, twenties, university, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.