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These web pages describe research work on slowing light with matter. The speed of light is constant in a vacuum, but through other materials, such as a Bose Einstein Condensate (BEC), the speed of light can be slowed, even to zero. They contain pictures, diagrams, and links to current research.
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BEC, Bose Einstein Condensate, Light absorption and emission
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Physics Central, (American Physical Society, College Park), WWW Document, (http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/light.cfm).
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Physics Central, Physics in Action: Slow Light (American Physical Society, College Park), <http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/light.cfm>.
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Physics Central. (n.d.). Physics in Action: Slow Light. Retrieved August 23, 2014, from American Physical Society: http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/light.cfm
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Physics Central. Physics in Action: Slow Light. College Park: American Physical Society. http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/light.cfm (accessed 23 August 2014).
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Physics Central. Physics in Action: Slow Light. College Park: American Physical Society. 23 Aug. 2014 <http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/light.cfm>.
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