Garrek Stemo

Quasiparticles and What is "Real"

Friday, October 07, 2022  ⚓︎

This is a bit of an old post, but one that I liked a lot considering that I am also in the business of manufacturing quasiparticles (mine are polaritons). It’s fascinating that the quasiparticles that appear because of material excitations can be described using many of the same models as “real” elementary particles.

Read the post on nanoscale views by Douglas Natelson.