electrons

A new way to precisely control photons

Photons are more challenging to control than electrons. But, anyway, it is essential to control photons to develop futuristic technologies like quantum...

New electronic state of matter discovered

When electrons can be made to attract one another, they can form bunches of two, three, four and five electrons that literally behave like new types of particles.

EPFL scientists created ultrafast electron vortex beams

Vortex-carrying matter waves, such as chiral electron beams, are of significant interest in both applied and fundamental science. Continuous wave electron vortex beams are...