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Adriana Palffy-Buß has been appointed to a W2 professorship at the Julius-Maximilians-Universität of Würzburg starting from the first of April 2022. Adriana will lead a research group on x-ray quantum optics within the excellence cluster for "Complexity and Topology in Quantum Matter" (ct.qmat). ...

On January 27th, the Munich Quantum Valley (MQV) initiative for the promotion of Quantum Sciences and Quantum Technologies in Bavaria, in which our Chair for Quantum Theory of FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg is a founding member, has been successfully established. Just one year after the Bavarian state gov...

Quantum Computing course Lecture, Winter Semester 2021-2022, Tuesdays 14.15 in lecture theater E (HE), see Univis. Lecture notes can be found here: Quantum Computing Lecturenotes. After the lecture, there will be a 5-days block course on Qiskit and applications to variational algorithms. Y...

Superconducting Qubits Lecture, Winter Semester 2021-2022, Wednesday 14.15 in seminar room 02.779, see Univis. You can find more information on the StudOn page: https://www.studon.fau.de/crs4135160.html Link to join: https://www.studon.fau.de/crs4135160_join.html

Deutsche Museum received one of Google's Sycamore quantum processors as an exhibit for a quantum computing milestone. Prof. Dr. Michael Hartmann, who worked in the Google team when the milestone experiment was finalized, explained the significance of the experiment in the handover press conference. ...

Our PhD student Refik Mansuroglu was awarded with this year’s Ohm prize for his excellent master thesis "On the Kinematics, Spin and Statistics of Matter Fields in Loop Quantum Gravity" which he did at the Institute for theoretical physics III. This award is dedicated to the “support of young resear...

The iX magazine, a well-established format by the German Heise publishing company for a professional IT audience, was putting together a comprehensive introduction on quantum computing from a practical computing perspective as a special edition. It was release on 10th June 2021 (https://www.heise.de...

The Quantum Technology and Quantum Dynamics Theory group at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, lead by Professor Michael J. Hartmann invites applications for postdoc and PhD positions in the theory and modeling of superconducting quantum hardware.The positions will be part of the newly funded project GeQCoS (‚G...