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  1. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    27 Feb '15 11:40
    http://phys.org/news/2015-02-big-future-quantum-radar.html

    Might be useful for more than radar, like making MRI's much more sensitive.
    Of course they have to get a working system up and running first.
  2. Standard member Soothfast
    0,1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21,
    27 Feb '15 17:21
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Of course they have to get a working system up and running first.
    Oh, we can't skip that part?
  3. Standard member DeepThought
    Losing the Thread
    27 Feb '15 17:24
    So you can know where the target is or how fast it's going, but not at the same time?
  4. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    27 Feb '15 20:06
    Originally posted by DeepThought
    So you can know where the target is or how fast it's going, but not at the same time?
    Yep, either or
  5. 28 Feb '15 15:02
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Yep, either or
    I have always wanted to know whether Schrödinger's cat is dead or alive.
    Can we scan this cat with this quantum radar to find out? Can it work as a catscan too?
  6. 28 Feb '15 15:37
    Originally posted by Soothfast
    Oh, we can't skip that part?
    Of course not - it's phyzzog, we're going straight for the headlines!