QSTAR is a joint research center bringing together the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ), the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT), the European Laboratory for Nonlinear Spectroscopy (LENS), the University of Florence and the National Institute of Optics - National Research Council (INO-CNR).
GIL 2016 – Gravity in the Lab
Venue: Centro de Ciencias de Benasque "Pedro Pascual" (Spain)
Dates: 31 July - 12 August 2016
Organizers: I. Fuentes, P. Bouyer, M. Kasevich, A. Smerzi
The workshop will gather leading scientists in theory and experiment who aim at measuring gravitational effects in the laboratory. This includes classical and quantum methods with an open interdisciplinary scope.
IQIS 2016 – 9th Italian Quantum Information Science Conference
Venue: University of Rome "La Sapienza" (Italy)
Dates: 20-23 September 2016
Interacting bosons in a disordered lattice: Dynamical characterization of the quantum phase diagram
Authors: P. Buonsante, L. Pezzé and A. Smerzi
Published in: Physical Review A 91, 031601 (2015), 01 March 2015 Rapid Communication marked as Editor's Suggestion.
Quantum channels and memory effects
Authors: F. Caruso, V. Giovannetti, C. Lupo, S. Mancini
Published in: Reviews of Modern Physics, 10 December 2014, Vol. 86 pp. 1203-1259
Press release in Italian at the University of Florence website.
Fisher information and entanglement of non-Gaussian spin states
Authors: H. Strobel, W. Muessel, D. Linnemann, T. Zibold, D. B. Hume, L. Pezzé, A. Smerzi, M. K. Oberthaler
Published in: Science 25 July 2014, Vol. 345 no. 6195 pp. 424-427