Bose-einstein-condensate meaning

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(physics) A gaseous superfluid phase of matter in which all the particles have the same quantum state.
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A state of matter that forms below a critical temperature in which all bosons in the matter fall into the same quantum state.
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A state of matter that forms below a critical temperature in which all bosons in the matter fall into the same quantum state.
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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.
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A state of matter that forms at low temperatures or high densities in which the wave functions of the bosons that make up the matter overlap. The bosons all fall into the same ground level quantum state. Bose-Einstein condensates were predicted by Einstein in 1925 but not observed experimentally until 1995.
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Origin of bose-einstein-condensate

  • After Satyendra Nath Bose Albert Einstein

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • After Satyendra Nath Bose Albert Einstein

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the names of Albert Einstein and Satyendra Nath Bose.

    From Wiktionary