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SPIN-COOLING OF THE MOTION OF A TRAPPED DIAMOND

For the first time, Researcher at the LPENS manage to act on the motion of a mechanical oscillator, a diamond levitating in an electrostatic trap, using the spin of the few billions of NV centers contained in the diamond.

Horizon Impact Award European Commission

This award is the European Commission’s initiative to recognise and celebrate outstanding projects that have used their results to provide value for society.

Valentina Parigi, winner of an ERC Consolidator Grant

Valentina Parigi, associate professor at Sorbonne University and a member of the Kastler Brossel Laboratory (LKB) and of SIRTEQ has been awarded a 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant for her COQCOoN project and is one of the 32 French winners of these highly coveted scholarships.