Guests 2009


Dec. 18: Wolfgang Wieland, TU Wien

Contact: G. Grübl


Dec. 17 - Dec. 18: David Reeb, University of ORegon

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Black hole information


Dec. 16 - Dec. 18: Gora Shlyapnikov, Universiteit van Amsterdam

Contact: M. Baranov


Dec. 10: Wolfgang Wieland, TU Wien

Contact: G. Grübl | Topic: Elemente der Schleifen-Quantengravitation (LQG)


Dec. 9 - Dec. 15: David Nagy, Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Contact: Andras Vukics


Dec. 4 - Dec. 23: Boris Svistunov, University of Massachusetts

Contact: M. Baranov


Nov. 23 - Nov. 29: Jonathan Edge, Cambridge University

Contact: K. Hammerer


Nov. 17 - Jan. 17: Simon Thwaite, University of Oxford

Contact: A. Daley


Nov. 14 - Nov. 18: W. Vincent Liu, University of Pittsburgh

Contact: A. Daley


Nov. 10 - Nov. 14: Paul Julienne, NIST

Contact: G. Pupillo


Nov. 10 - Nov. 15: Zbigniew Idziaszek, University of Warsaw

Contact: G. Pupillo


Nov. 10: Tobias Schätz, MPQ Garching

Contact: K. Hammerer


Nov. 7 - Nov. 14: Igor Lesanovsky, University of Nottingham

Contact: M. Müller


Oct. 27: Christian Schilling, ETH Zürich

Contact: K. Hammerer


Oct. 26 - Oct. 29: Hendrik Weimer, Universität Stuttgart

Contact: M. Müller


Oct. 19 - Oct. 23: Peter Domokos, Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Contact: A. Vukics | Topic: Scattering theory of cooling and heating in opto-mechanical systems


Oct. 19 - Oct. 24: Peter Domokos, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest

Contact: Andras Vukics


Oct. 16 - Oct. 17: Christof Gattringer, Univ. Graz

Contact: Steven Bass | Topic: QCD on the lattice – concepts, developments and challenges


Oct. 15 - Oct. 20: Malgorzata Hodana, Jagiellonian Univ. Cracow

Contact: Steven Bass


Oct. 15 - Oct. 17: Antonio Acin, Univ. Barcelona

Contact: Steven Bass | Topic: Quantum non-locality: a resource for information processing


Oct. 15 - Oct. 18: Graham Ross, Oxford

Contact: Steven Bass | Topic: Electroweak symmetry breaking and the origin of mass


Oct. 15 - Oct. 18: Hiranya Peiris, University College London

Contact: Steven Bass | Topic: Fingerprints of the early Universe


Oct. 15 - Oct. 17: Emily Shuckburgh, British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

Contact: Steven Bass | Topic: The science of climate change


Oct. 5 - Oct. 30: Stefan Nimmrichter, Universität Wien

Contact: K. Hammerer


Oct. 1 - Oct. 2: Mary Beth Ruskai, Department of Mathematics, Tufts University

Contact: Barbara Kraus | Topic: A unified treatment of the convexity of relative entropy and certain trace functionals, with conditions for equality


Sep. 28 - Oct. 1: Tim Freegarde, University of Southampton

Contact: H. Ritsch


Sep. 27 - Oct. 1: James Bateman, University of Southampton

Contact: H. Ritsch


Sep. 24 - Jan. 25: Crispin Gardiner, University of Otago

Contact: P. Zoller


Sep. 21 - Sep. 25: Marcello Dalmonte, Universität Bologna

Contact: P. Zoller


Sep. 17 - Sep. 29: Daw-Wei Wang, National Tsing Hua University

Contact: P. Zoller


Jun. 30 - Jul. 1: Eugene Demler, Harvard University

Contact: P. Zoller


Jun. 23 - Jun. 25: Axel Pelster, FU Berlin

Contact: S. Diehl


Jun. 22 - Aug. 21: Peter Rabl, Harvard University

Contact: P. Zoller


Jun. 16 - Jun. 23: Philip Stamp, Department of Physics and Astronomy University of British Columbia

Contact: Hans Briegel


Jun. 15 - Jun. 19: Erez Boukboza, Ben-Gurion University

Contact: H. Ritsch | Topic: Thermodynamics of light amplification and light purification


Jun. 15 - Jun. 26: Karl-Georg Schlesinger, Universität Wien

Contact: Gebhard Grübl | Topic: Ausgewählte Kapitel der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie


Jun. 9 - Jun. 10: Marco Roncaglia, MPQ Garching

Contact: S. Diehl | Topic: Quantum-Hall States in Cold Atomic Rotating Traps with Strong Dissipation


May. 18 - May. 20: Eric Lutz, Department of Physics University of Augsburg

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Verifying the quantum Jarzynski equality with trapped cold ions


May. 18 - May. 23: Gershon Kurizki, Weizmann Institute of Science

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Does Zeno freeze the evolution ? On quantum heating , cooling and freezing


May. 11 - May. 15: Michael McNeil Forbes, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Contact: S.-Y. Chang


May. 11 - May. 15: Karl-Georg Schlesinger, Universität Wien

Contact: Gebhard Grübl | Topic: Ausgewählte Kapitel der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie


May. 5: Alexey Gorshkov, Harvard University

Contact: P. Zoller


May. 5 - May. 6: Dominic Meiser, University of Colorado

Contact: H. Ritsch | Topic: Prospects for a Millihertz-Linewidth Laser


May. 4 - May. 6: Rainer Müller, Fachdidaktik Physik, TU Braunschweig

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Klassische Mechanik in Alltagskontexten


Apr. 21 - Apr. 24: Enrique Rico-Ortega, Universität Wien

Contact: Hans Briegel


Apr. 15 - Apr. 19: Thomas Pohl, Max Planck Institut, Dresden

Contact: M. Müller


Apr. 15 - Apr. 17: Igor Lesanovsky, University of Nottingham

Contact: M. Müller


Apr. 14 - Apr. 15: Pierre Lugan, Institut d'Optique, Palaiseau

Contact: K. Hammerer | Topic: Anderson localization of ultra-cold 1D Bose gases


Apr. 6 - Apr. 7: Richard Schmidt, Universität Heidelberg

Contact: S. Diehl


Apr. 02: Darrick Chang, Caltech

Contact: P. Zoller


Apr. 1 - Apr. 3: Bo Zhao, Universität Heidelberg

Contact: K. Hammerer


Mar. 30 - Mar. 31: Anika Pflanzer, Universität Heidelberg

Contact: K. Hammerer


Mar. 29 - Apr. 4: Barry Sanders, University of Calgary

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Electron superhighway through a protein complex


Mar. 24 - Mar. 26: Seiji Miyashita, University of Tokyo

Contact: P. Zoller


Mar. 23 - Apr. 5: Nathan Babcock, University of Calgary

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Bioelectric motors: bridging the gap


Mar. 23: Misha Lukin, Harvard University

Contact: P. Zoller


Mar. 23: John Doyle, Caltech

Contact: P. Zoller


Mar. 21 - Apr. 26: Simon Thwaite, Universität Oxford

Contact: A. Daley


Mar. 18 - Mar. 20: Marlan Scully, Princeton University, Texas A&M University

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Using Quantum Mechanics to Detect Anthrax


Mar. 17 - Mar. 20: Giacomo Mauro D'Ariano, Dipartimento di Fisica "A. Volta", Universita' di Pavia

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: The quantum comb: theory and applications to quantum networks


Mar. 16 - Mar. 20: Stefan Nimmrichter, Universität Wien

Contact: K. Hammerer


Mar. 16 - Mar. 27: Miguel A. Martin-Delgado, Departamento de Física Teórica I, Universidad Complutense Madrid

Contact: Hans Briegel


Mar. 9 - Mar. 10: Robert Matjeschk, MPQ Garching

Contact: Hans Briegel | Topic: Experimental realisation of a quantum walk in a single trapped ion


Mar. 9 - Mar. 20: Karl-Georg Schlesinger, Universität Wien

Contact: Gebhard Grübl | Topic: Ausgewählte Kapitel der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie


Mar. 2 - Mar. 22: Piyush Jain, University of Alberta

Contact: Guido Pupillo


Feb. 24 - Feb. 27: Trey Porto, NIST, Boulder

Contact: P. Zoller


Feb. 23 - Feb. 27: Hans Peter Büchler, Universität Stuttgart

Contact: M. Müller


Feb. 23 - Feb. 24: Gerard Milburn, The University of Queensland

Contact: H. Ritsch


Feb. 23 - Mar. 22: Long Dang, University of Alberta

Contact: Guido Pupillo


Feb. 20 - Feb. 26: Netanel Lindner, Technion, Israel

Contact: P. Zoller


Feb. 18 - Feb. 21: Jeff Kimble, Caltech


Feb. 8 - Feb. 12: Thomas Pohl, Max Planck Institut, Dresden

Contact: I. Lesanovsky


Feb. 7 - Feb. 10: Eugene Polzik, Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen University

Contact: P. Zoller


Feb. 2 - Feb. 3: Max Ludwig, LMU München

Contact: K. Hammerer


Feb. 2 - Feb. 3: Barbara Terhal, IBM, Yorktown Heights, NY

Contact: B. Kraus | Topic: No-go theorems for a self-correcting quantum memory


Jan. 26 - Jan. 28: Tomi Paananen, University of Helsinki

Contact: M. Baranov


Jan. 26 - Jan. 28: Hermann Kampermann, Universität Düsseldorf

Contact: Otfried Gühne | Topic: Locally Noneffective Unitary Operations


Jan. 21: Florian Marquardt, LMU München

Contact: K. Hammerer | Topic: Optomechanics


Jan. 14 - Jan. 15: Klaus Wirthmüller, TU Kaiserslautern

Contact: Wolfgang Dür | Topic: Homological invariants of stabilizer states


Jan. 11 - Apr. 11: Massimo Boninsegni, University of Alberta

Contact: G. Pupillo | Topic: Monte Carlo methods in statistical physics


Jan. 7 - Jan. 9: Barbara Capogrosso-Sansone, ITAMP

Contact: G. Pupillo