Cooling towards absolute zero using super-heavy electrons

New quantum material significantly improves adiabatic demagnetization cool- ing


Temperature evolution of an Yb 0.81 Sc 0.19 Co 2 Zn 20 single crystal during the reduction of a magnetic field from 8 to 0 Tesla. The inset displays the structure of the material with Yb atoms surrounded by
characteristic cages of Zn. © Augsburg University, IFP/EP VI

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