Bose-Einstein condensateBose·-Einstein· condensate
a unique state of matter, existing only at temperatures near absolute zero, in which atoms coalesce and exhibit superfluidity because they share the same quantum state
Origin of Bose-Einstein condensateafter S. N. Bose (see boson) + Einstein; see condensate
A state of matter that forms below a critical temperature in which all bosons in the matter fall into the same quantum state. Also called superatom.
Origin of Bose-Einstein condensateAfter Satyendra Nath Bose and Albert Einstein.
(plural Bose-Einstein condensates)
From the names of Albert Einstein and Satyendra Nath Bose.