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JQI Podcast Episode 10

Energy Levels: This isn't your great-grandmother's plum pudding
Energy levels are like rooms in a hotel room. Click on graphic for full picture. Credit S. Kelley/JQI

Phil Schewe discusses quantized energy levels with Steve Rolston (JQI) and Wes Campbell (former JQI postdoc and current UCLA professor). The concept of electronic energy levels in an atom has applications everywhere, from sodium lamps to brake lights to quantum information and atomic clocks.

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