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Communication Technologies Including Smartphones and Laptops Could Now Be 1,000 Times Faster
March 7, 2012
Many of the communication tools of today rely on the function of light or, more specifically, on applying information to a light wave. Thanks to research performed at the University of Pittsburgh, a physical basis for terahertz bandwidth (THz, or 1 trillion cycles per second)--the portion of the electromagnetic spectrum between infrared and microwave light--has now been demonstrated.
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