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Improved Noninterferometric Test of Collapse Models Using Ultracold Cantilevers

posted Sep 26, 2017, 1:03 AM by Stefano Varas   [ updated Sep 26, 2017, 1:05 AM ]

Oscillations of a microcantilever at milliKelvin temperature have been accurately measured, leading to more stringent limits on the collapse parameters of wave functions and revealing a noise source of unknown origin.


A. Vinante, R. Mezzena, P. Falferi, M. Carlesso, A. Bassi
"Improved Noninterferometric Test of Collapse Models Using Ultracold Cantilevers"
Physical Review Letters 119 (2017) pp. 110401-1/5, ISSN: 0031-9007, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.110401.