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quantum tunneling


Quantum tunneling results in additional power drain and heating of high-speed and mobile technology.
  physics:  the quantum-mechanical effect of transitioning through a classically-forbidden energy state
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quantum tunneling quantum tunnelling quantum-mechanical tunneling
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Note that tunneling is spelled with two L’s (tunnelling) in the UK.

Based on this principle, the tunnel diode is used in electronic applications.
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