Quantum optics: light at a standstill. Academic Article uri icon


  • Nothing travels faster than light, but how slow can light go? Pulses of light have already been slowed to speeds of just a few metres per second, but now they have been brought to a complete halt.

published proceedings

  • Nature

altmetric score

  • 1

author list (cited authors)

  • Scully, M. O.

citation count

  • 8

complete list of authors

  • Scully, Marlan O

publication date

  • December 2003

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