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Welcome to the homepage of the quantum dynamics group

Head: Prof. G. Rempe



Research Projects:

BEC Cavies QGate Molecules
Bose-Einstein- Condensation Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics Quantum Information Processing Cold Polar Molecules

The Group:

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Group Highlights:

 

October 2014: We welcome Olivier Morin to the Quantum Dynamics Division! This month, Olivier is starting as a postdoc with the QIP team




September 2014: Rosa Glöckner wins the best poster award at the Conference on Cold and Controlled Molecules and Ions at Monte Verità (Switzerland). Her contribution on "Rotational state manipulation of trapped polyatomic molecules" was honoured with prize money in the amount of 250 CHF. 




August 2014: Rosa Glöckner and Thomas Gantner supervise a group of 6 schoolgirls for three days performing a variety of experiments in the context of the bavarian summer program "Mädchen machen Technik".




August 2014: We welcome back Martin Ibrügger to the Quantum Dynamics Division! After completing his diploma thesis in 2013, Martin rejoins the molecule team as a PhD student.




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July 2014: "Single-Photon Transistor Using a Förster Resonance" by D. Tiarks et al. has been published in Physical Review Letters. More information for the general audience can be found in the "Viewpoint" article by C. Adams and in our MPQ press release




June 2014: Manuel Uphoff and Christoph Hamsen win the kicker tournament at the annual MPQ summer barbecue.




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April 2014: Carolin Hahn was awarded her PhD for her work on "Remote Entanglement of Two Single Atoms".




April 2014: "A Quantum Gate between a Flying Optical Photon and a Single Trapped Atom" by A. Reiserer et al. has been published in Nature. More information for the general audience can be found in the "News & Views" article by L. Duan, in our MPQ press release or in an article on the web page of the Max Planck Society. 




April 2014: We welcome Steffen Schmidt to the Quantum Dynamics Division! This month, Steffen is starting his PhD thesis with the BEC team




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March 2014: Andreas Reiserer was awarded his PhD for his work on "A controlled phase gate between a single atom and an optical photon". 




February 2014: Single-Photon Switch Based on Rydberg Blockade by S. Baur et al. has been published in Physical Review Letters. More information for the general audience can be found in our press release.




January 2014: Stephan Dürr was recognized as an Outstanding Referee by the journals of the American Physical Society (APS). Every year, this lifetime award is given to about 150 out of the roughly 60,000 active APS referees.




January 2014: "Antiresonance Phase Shift in Strongly Coupled Cavity QED" by Christian Sames et al. has been published in Physical Review Letters




January 2014: We welcome Stephan Welte who will reinforce the Qgate Team!




January 2014: "Continuous Centrifuge Decelerator for Polar Molecules" by Sotir Chervenkov et al. has been published in Physical Review Letters. More information for the general audience can be found in our press release.




January 2014: The Quantum Dynamics Group wishes YOU a great and successful NEW YEAR 2014 !!




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December 2013: Barbara Englert was awarded her PhD for her work on "Sisyphus Cooling of Polyatomic Molecules".




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November 2013: Martin Zeppenfeld was awarded his PhD for his work on "Electric Trapping and Cooling of Polyatomic Molecules".




November 2013: "Nondestructive Detection of an Optical Photon" by Andreas Reiserer et al. has been published in Science Express. We provide here free access to abstract and reprint of the manuscript. More information for the general audience can be found in our press release.




November 2013: We welcome Mahmood Sabooni in our goup! Mahmood did his PhD on quantum memories at Lund University in Sweden and is now working as a post-doc on the Qgate-Experiment.




October 2013: We welcome all new members of our group! Bastian Hacker and Josef Schupp are both joining the Qgate-Experiment  for a PhD and a Master thesis, respectively. Matthias Körber is reinforcing the Photon Pistol Experiment as a PhD candidate, and Markus Krottenmüller will do a Master thesis with the Molecules.




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