2017 June 16
CAP member, David Villeneuve (NRC/UOttawa), leads team that captures the first-ever holographic images of the quantum wave function of an electron; research results published in June 16 edition of Science.
A team of physicists from the University of Ottawa and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) in Canada, the Max-Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy in Germany, and Waseda University in Japan have captured the first-ever holographic images of the quantum wave function of an electron.
See June 15 announcement about this noteworthy breakthrough in attosecond research at the NRC Website.
The results of this research have been published in today’s edition of Science available at the Science Magazine Website.