Stone Cold Science: Bose-Einstein Condensation and the Weird World of Physics a Millionth of a Degree above Absolute Zero

Lecture presented by: Prof Eric Cornell
Date: November 10, 2015
Location: Universitatea Politehnica Bucuresti, Romania

How does one reach the necessary record-low temperatures, and why does a scientist go to all the trouble to make a new and bizarre state of matter?

Eric A. Cornell is a Physicist with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). He is also Professor Adjoint in the Physics Department of the University of Colorado (CU), and Fellow of JILA, a joint institute of NIST and CU.

Reaching record-low temperatures. Romania, Nov. 2015