degenerate matter

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degenerate matter

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(Astronomy) astronomy the highly compressed state of matter, esp in white dwarfs and neutron stars, supported against gravitational collapse by quantum mechanical effects
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Moreover sub-Doppler temperatures can be reached in the same apparatus with similar total atom numbers indicating the technology could be used for reaching high phase space densities ideal for creating quantum degenerate gases or loading optical dipole traps and lattices.
They cover quantum degenerate gases, atom manipulation, precision measurements, optical frequency standards, quantum optics and quantum information, frequency comb, optical lattice and degenerate Fermi gases, cold molecules, hot topics, and novel applications.
We will embed optically trapped ions into quantum degenerate gases to reach temperatures, 4-5 orders of magnitude below the current state of the art.