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Solids and Supersolids

December 19, 2007

“Whether a supersolid phase of matter has indeed been observed in recent solid helium experiments1,2,3,4,5 is still an open question”. This is how one would start a seminar, or a research article on the subject of supersolid helium, addressing an audience of fellow physicists, who would listen patiently, quietly and attentively, waiting for the next transparency to show up on the screen (at which point dozing off is quite accepted… but, I digress).
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