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The site describes a collection of simplified quantum mechanics experiments developed at Whitman College by Professor Mark Beck. It links to a complete laboratory manual with the following experiments: (1) Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion, (2) Proof of the Existence of Photons, (3) Single Photon Interference, (4) Testing Local Realism à la Hardy. The manual also presents documentation for LabView interfaces to the experimental setups. Equipment lists, apparatus pictures, and a collection of links to additional resources is included.

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    Foundations and Measurements,Informal Education,Chemistry,NSDL,Undergraduate (Upper Division),photon,down-conversion,Higher Education,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003061747543T,Quantum Physics,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,single photon interference,Quantum Experiments,Grangier experiment,Physics,Graduate/Professional

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