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Message 1772278 - Posted: 18 Mar 2016, 1:08:16 UTC

From (m.)Phys.org: Fundamentally Accurate Quantum Thermometer

Better thermometers might be possible as a result of a discovery at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), where physicists have found a way to calibrate temperature measurements by monitoring the tiny motions of a nanomechanical system that are governed by the often counterintuitive rules of quantum mechanics.

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Message 1773718 - Posted: 24 Mar 2016, 16:25:22 UTC - in response to Message 1772278.  

From (m.)Phys.org: Fundamentally Accurate Quantum Thermometer

Better thermometers might be possible as a result of a discovery at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), where physicists have found a way to calibrate temperature measurements by monitoring the tiny motions of a nanomechanical system that are governed by the often counterintuitive rules of quantum mechanics.

That's very interesting, thanks.

(I still bet I'd burn the pizza though.)
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Message 1773741 - Posted: 24 Mar 2016, 19:09:45 UTC - in response to Message 1773718.  

(I still bet I'd burn the pizza though.)

Ah, but you be more accurate in burning the pizza... ;-)
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