IQOQI

Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information

Austrian Academy of Sciences

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  • IQOQI Dissertation Award for Andreas Elben
    Andreas Elben from the research group of Peter Zoller receives the IQOQI Thesis Prize 2020. The award, which is endowed with 1,000 euros, is being presented for the seventh time this year and honors scientifically outstanding achievements in the field of... Read more
    Source: IQOQI - News Published on: Mar 19, 2021
  • Remote control for quantum emitters
    Quantum technologies are enabled by precise control of the state and interactions of individual quantum objects. Innsbruck physicists have now proposed a way to remotely control the state of individual quantum emitters. The underlying idea, developed by a research group... Read more
    Source: IQOQI - News Published on: Mar 12, 2021
  • Best Paper Award received
    Christine Maier, Christian Kokail and Rick van Bijnen were awarded the Best Paper Award of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in an online ceremony yesterday. They received the award for a paper in the journal Nature, in which they together... Read more
    Source: IQOQI - News Published on: Mar 03, 2021
  • Error protected quantum bits entangled
    For the first time, physicists from the University of Innsbruck have entangled two quantum bits distributed over several quantum objects and successfully transmitted their quantum properties. This marks an important milestone in the development of fault-tolerant quantum computers. The researchers... Read more
    Source: IQOQI - News Published on: Jan 13, 2021
  • Scrambled supersolids
    Supersolids are fluid and solid at the same time. Physicists from Innsbruck and Geneva have for the first time investigated what happens when such a state is brought out of balance. They discovered a soft form of a solid of... Read more
    Source: IQOQI - News Published on: Jan 04, 2021
Project Description

The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences dedicates its work to theoretical and experimental basic research in the areas of quantum optics and quantum information science. Research topics range from the foundations of quantum physics to their applications, for example for metrology, sensor technology and quantum information processing. Internationality, worldwide networking and highly actual research topics characterize the institute's work which aims at conducting independent top-notch research. The institute's personnel and infrastructure is closely connected with the University of Innsbruck and contributes strongly to the education of doctoral and master students.

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  • Institute: IQOQI
  • Founded: 2003
  • Capabilities: Quantum information, quantum cryptography, quantum sensing, photonics
  • Home: iqoqi.at/en
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