Quantum computer research

Quantum computer research

C024/3514 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.1MB

Downloadable file size: 14.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: MASSIMO BREGA, THE LIGHTHOUSE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Quantum computer research. Computing equipment being used in experiments on quantum computing and quantum memory experiments. Such experiments include the use of traces of rare earth elements in crystals. Selective laser excitation in the crystal permits high accuracy operations on groups of single ions (qubits). The interaction between neighbouring ions in the host crystal allow implementation of quantum gates. Photographed in April 2011, at the applied optical physics department of the University of Geneva, Switzerland.

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

Keywords: 2011, 21st century, apparatus, application, applied optical physics, april, component, computing, crystals, electronics, entangled photons, equipment, europe, european, lab, laboratory, neodymium, no-one, nobody, optics, physical, physics, quantum computer, quantum mechanics, quantum memory, qubits, rare earth element, research, swiss, switzerland, technological, technology, university of geneva

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