The "Call me quantum" exhibit

This exhibit was setup at the Science Museum of Virginia in february 2015 by Janet Rafner, a student at the University of Virginia and intern in our group in 2014. Traversing through the exhibit, one experiences a range of phenomena such as the atomic orbitals, tunnel effect, wave particle duality and superconductivity from orthogonal perspectives. Layers of design, graphics, and illustrations unveil the scientific process, revealing the compelling and elegant physics that inspired the work.


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This exhibit displays contents created by the Physics Reimagined group at the University Paris Sud and The National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) in France. Design in collaboration with the students from the design school ENSCI-Les Ateliers and Ecole Estienne.

Photo credits: J. Bobroff, F. Bouquet, J. Quilliam, V. Huygues, C. Arene, J. Rafner
The exhibit: J. Rafner (UVA) in collaboration with University Paris Sud and SMV
We want to thank for their financial support the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter (ICAM), Labex PALM, Societe Française de Physique and the Chaire « La Physique Autrement » supported by Air Liquide.


Janet Rafner

Science Museum of Virginia & Univ. Paris-Sud