“It is important to note that the solid state manifestations of Majorana fermions are emergent low-energy localized modes of the system (quasiparticles) which are not fundamental new elementary particles as originally envisioned by Majorana (or as the neutrino would be if it turns out to be a Majorana fermion), but are effective linear combinations of half-electrons and half-holes which are topological anyonic objects obeying non-Abelian statistics.[9] The terminology “Majorana fermion” is thus not a good nomenclature for these solid state Majorana modes.”
quasiparticles couldn’t account for dark matter, but of course I prefer working quantum computer over discorery of natury of dark matter, so that news is still very interesting

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