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anyon

[′an·ē‚än]
(quantum mechanics)
A particle obeying an unconventional form of quantum statistics, which is characterized by a parameter that can take on any of a continuum of values, just two of which represent Bose-Einstein and Fermi-Dirac statistics.
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Researchers from University of California, Santa Barbara, have developed a device that could prove the existence of non-Abelian anyons. These 2-dimensional quantum particles were theorized and mathematically predicted to exist but have not been synthesized till now.
With a large weight advantage in the windy conditions, Kernot chose local sailor Mackay to sail in his semi leaving Anyon and Jones to battle it out for the second final spot.
When Ashar Zaidi chopped Smith onto his stumps, Yardy was in danger of running out of partners, but Anyon stayed for almost two hours for 35, helping his team-mate to reach three figures in the 70th over of the day.
Gillingham broke the deadlock in the 70th minute with a powerful header from central defender Adam Barrett just after Anyon had done brilliantly to tip a long range effort from Bradley Dack over the bar.
Anyon took five for 44, including four wickets for 19 in his second spell, as the champions were dismissed for 164 in 52 overs after winning the toss, with their last seven wickets falling for 56.
SCOREBOARD DURHAM v SUSSEX At Emirates Durham ICG Overnight: Durham 245 (M D Stoneman 96; J E Anyon 4-87).
Anyon ne with information f should call South Walesa Police's ' eastern roads policing unit on 101 or Crimestoppers r anonymousl n y l on 0800 555 111.
SCOREBOARD YORKSHIRE (First innings) Lyth b Anyon ................................................3 Lees c B C Brown b Jordan ..........................6 Jaques lbw b Magoffin .................................2 Gale c B C Brown b Jordan ...........................2 Bairstow c B C Brown b Anyon ..................29 Ballance c B C Brown b Jordan ..................13 Rafiq c Jordan b Magoffin ..........................23 Plunkett c & b Jordan ...................................5 Sidebottom b Jordan ....................................2 Brooks b Jordan ...........................................2 Patterson not out ..........................................0 Extras ............................................................
Nouha Dicko had a great chance to give Wigan breathing space when he raced clear after the interval but the winger fired straight at Anyon.
4 I R Bell b Anyon .....................................
Maynard and Rory Burns responded, with the former Dragons ace - who hit three fours in one over from Anyon - racing to a 56-ball half-century.