The researchers in China say there is still much work to do before a usable molecular motor will be available. Photo: Shutterstock
The researchers in China say there is still much work to do before a usable molecular motor will be available. Photo: Shutterstock
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Chinese scientists build atom-sized ‘4-stroke’ quantum engine

  • Researchers use lasers to increase or suppress an ion’s quantum characteristics and generate power at microscopic level
  • The novel approach is outside mainstream quantum theory and divided scientific opinion during the peer-review submission process

The researchers in China say there is still much work to do before a usable molecular motor will be available. Photo: Shutterstock
The researchers in China say there is still much work to do before a usable molecular motor will be available. Photo: Shutterstock
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