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The photon bounces back and forth between the mirrors roughly a million times before it escapes, and as it bounces the photon blends with the exciton to form a polariton.
At low densities and high temperatures, excitons zip around very much like atoms in a gas.
By now we can make excitons in large quantities in certain semiconductors and other materials.
An exciton can even stick to a photon—a particle of light—and form something called a “polariton.”
Besides excitons, they are studying a host of other quasiparticles.