Breaking the millikelvin barrier in nanoelectronics

Haley, Richard and Prance, Jonathan and Zumbühl, Dominik (2021) Breaking the millikelvin barrier in nanoelectronics. Europhysics News, 52 (4). pp. 26-29.

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Abstract

In labs across Europe physicists are pushing the boundaries of how far we can cool the electrons in nano-fabricated circuits and quantum-enhanced devices. The cryogen-free revolution in dilution refrigeration has liberated researchers from a reliance on helium, a costly and non-renewable resource, and hugely expanded the numbers of cooling machines available for new science and quantum technology applications which exploit the properties of materials at kelvin and millikelvin temperatures.

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Europhysics News
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© European Physical Society, EDP Sciences, 2021
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06 Oct 2021 10:37
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