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Decay used to construct quantum information
24 November 2013
Usually, when researchers work with quantum information, they do everything they can to prevent the information from decaying. Now researchers at NBI have flipped things around and are exploiting the decay to create the...
Monster gamma-ray burst in our cosmic neighbourhood
21 November 2013
Gamma-ray bursts are violent bursts of gamma radiation associated with exploding massive stars. For the first time ever, researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute, among others, have observed an unusually powerful gamma-ray
Fabiola Gianotti awarded the Niels Bohr Institute Medal of Honour
01 November 2013
The LHC accelerator is running on ‘woman power’, such is a saying CERN. One of the great top female researchers is the particle physicist Fabiola Gianotti, who for four years has been the head of......
Niels Bohr Institute part of the research project IceCube at the South Pole
18 October 2013
Nobel Prize for the Higgs mechanism
09 October 2013
French physicist receives Niels Bohr Gold Medal
07 October 2013
The prominent French physicist Alain Aspect received the Niels Bohr Gold Medal today. The medal will be presented at an event at the Honorary Residence at the Carlsberg Academy to be attended by Her Majesty the Queen
Explosive dynamic behaviour on Twitter and in the financial market
07 October 2013
Over the past 10 years, social media has changed the way that people influence each other. By analysing data from the social networking service, Twitter, and stock trading in the financial market, researchers from the Niels Bohr...
Niels Bohr on new 20 kroner coin
03 October 2013
On October 7th, Niels Bohr’s birthday, the Danish National Bank is issuing a new 20 kroner coin series with the theme ‘Great Danish scientists in physics and astronomy’ to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Niels Bohr’s...
Environmentally friendly cement is stronger than ordinary cement
16 September 2013
Quasar observed in 6 separate light reflections
07 August 2013
Using a special method where you observe light that has been bent by gravity on its way through the universe, a group of physics students from NBI have observed a quasar whose light has been deflected and reflected in