519th WE-Heraeus-Seminar: Hybrid Quantum Systems

2012-11-25 - 2012-11-28
Bad Honnef, Germany

We are pleased to announce the 519th WE-Heraeus-Seminar "Hybrid Quantum Systems", to be held on November 25-28, 2012 at the Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, Germany.

With the seminar, we aim to gather about 20 world leading experts on the coupling and interfacing of different quantum systems and to bring them into contact with a group of about 60 attendees. In addition to the 45 min talks, there will be ample time for informal meetings which will allow us to mingle ideas, to investigate new directions, and to establish cross connections between the various fields and theoretical vistas.

Invited speakers:
Mete Atatüre (Cambridge)
Oliver Benson (HU Berlin)
Patrice Bertet (CEA Saclay)
Andrew D. Briggs (Oxford)
Vladimír Bužek (RCQI Bratislava)
Darrick Chang (ICFO)
Ignacio Cirac (MPQ Garching)
Ed Hinds (Imperial College)
Tobias Kippenberg (ETH Lausanne)
Mikhail Lukin (Harvard University)
Johannes Majer (TU Vienna)
Oskar Painter (Caltech)
Eugene Polzik (NBI Copenhagen)
Peter Rabl (U Innsbruck)
Gerhard Rempe (MPQ Garching)
Philipp Treutlein (U Basel)
Jason Twamley (Macquarie University)
Andreas Wallraff (ETH Zürich)
Jörg Wrachtrup (U Stuttgart)

Application is open until September 21, 2012 and places will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. No conference fee will be charged, expenses for meals and accommodation will be covered thanks to the kind support of the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation.

For more information and for registration, please visit the website:


We hope to see you soon in Bad Honnef!

Arno Rauschenbeutel (TU Vienna) and Fedor Jelezko (Ulm University)


Bad Honnef
50° 38' 33.4212" N, 7° 13' 34.482" E
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