Articles By: Lena
Lena Weber is the IOP's Social Media Officer
As the Scottish Qualifications Authority releases the results for 2012’s Higher examinations, the Institute of Physics has welcomed a two per cent increase in the number of students choosing to take the physics course. The number of students has risen from 9,445 in 2011 to 9,623 in 2012, including the new revised higher. [...]
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Single particles of light, also known as photons, have been produced and implemented into a quantum key distribution (QKD) link, paving the way for unbreakable communication networks. The results of the experiment, undertaken by a close collaboration of researchers based in Wuerzburg, Munich and Stuttgart, have been published today, Thursday 2 August, in the Institute [...]
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