Electrons take on a new shape inside an unconventional metal

Electrons take on a new shape inside an unconventional metal

Technical rendering of the beating angle dependence of electron quantum oscillations detected in YPtBi. Credit: Johnpierre Paglione/QMC One of the great achievements of quantum physics has been to reformulate our view of the atom. The outside was the early 20th century model of a solar system in miniature, with electrons orbiting a solid core. Instead, …

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