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Our paper on the first demonstration of a 24-hours relativistic bit commitment was published in Physical Review Letters as an editor's suggestion. Our results were highlighted in the journals Nature…
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Quantum Vision Project Accepted Ours and five other groups, all from the University of Geneva, have been awarded a Sinergia multidisciplinary Swiss national project. The aim of this ambitious project…
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Prof. Hugo Zbinden has been awarded the 2016 Heinrich-Greinacher prize from the Physical Institute of the University of Bern. The award was granted in recognition of his ground-breaking work in the…
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His work on "High-performance single-photon detectors and applications in quantum communication", under the direction of Prof. Hugo Zbinden, has received the "J. Wurth Award", which rewards the best…
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Our paper demonstrating the violation of an Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen steering inequality developed for single-photon path entanglement with displacement-based detection has been published in Physical…
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Our paper on the high-speed - 1.25Gbps - generation of quantum random numbers is out in the Journal of Lightwave Technology. The entropy source is based on an amplified spontaneous emission from an…

Events

Oct 14, 2016, 11:15 AM
Fernando Monteiro Thesis Defence Pinchat, Seminar Room, 11:15am
Oct 3, 2016, 10:00 AM
Prof. Alex Lvovsky, University of Calgary, Canada, and the Russian Quantum Center, Moscow-Russia Lundi 3 octobre à 10:00, Salle de séminaire de Pinchat
Sep 23, 2016, 8:00 PM
We are pleased to inform you that the bar du GAP 2016 will take place on Friday September 23 starting at 8:00PM! The theme of the party is Hollywood/cinema. Free entrance / we sell cheap drinks / one…
Sep 16, 2016, 11:30 AM
Morgan Weston, Griffith University, Australia. Entanglement is a key resource to many quantum information protocols, making rigorous verification of remote shared entanglement highly sought after.…
Sep 16, 2016, 11:00 AM
Joseph Ho, Griffith University, Australia. While the salient features of a quantum computer have been shown in proof-of-principle experiments, e.g., single- and two-qubit gates forming a universal…
Sep 16, 2016, 10:30 AM
Random number generators are essential to ensure performance in information technologies, including cryptography, stochastic simulations and massive data processing. The quality of random numbers…

Research Themes

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Quantum Cryptography
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Photon Detectors
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Quantum Metrology
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Quantum Communication
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Quantum Photonics
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Quantum Biophotonics