Quantum physics: observations turn up the heat. Academic Article uri icon


  • The idea that observers can influence what they observe has a history that stretches back beyond quantum physics. That we can affect how a system heats up and cools down simply by probing it is a new twist. 2008 Nature Publishing Group.

published proceedings

  • Nature

author list (cited authors)

  • Chapin, K. R., & Scully, M. O.

citation count

  • 6

complete list of authors

  • Chapin, Kimberly R||Scully, Marlan O

publication date

  • April 2008

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