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NIST Unscripted: Eric Cornell


Eric Cornell, NIST Fellow and Nobel Laureate tells the exciting story of how he and colleague Carl Weiman made the first-ever observation of a new state of matter, the Bose-Einstein condensate, in 1995. The breakthrough led to the duo, along with MIT physicist Wolfgang Ketterle, receiving the 2001 Nobel Prize in Physics.


Published Date: 

05/05/2014 - 9:45am

Video Credits: 

National Institute of Standards and Technology

PI - Fellows: 

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