Dr. GĂ©raldine Haack


Université de Genève 
Department of Applied Physics GAP 
Chemin de Pinchat 22 
CH-1211 Genève 4

Office: GAP 209

Phone: +41 22 379 05 80
Email: geraldine.haack [at] unige.ch

Research Interests

Mesoscopic physics, Quantum thermodynamics, Quantum transport, Quantum information, Quantum dynamics

Lemanic Quantum Science School (LQSS)



All my publications are available freely on the arXiv.

Students (co)-supervision

  • Guillaume Brouillon, Master student (ENS Paris), March-June 2020
  • Nicolas Palazzo, Master student (EPFL), Summer project, 2019
  • Shishir Khandelwal, PhD student (Unige): since March 2019
  • Thomas Kroiss, Master student (Unige), September 2018 - June 2019

Quantum Science theory seminar

We regularly invite young and advanced researchers for onsite or online seminars. If you have any interest in our research topics, please feel free to contact us.

Upcoming seminars

  • 22/09/2020: Udo Seifert (Uni Stuttgart), also featured as QSIT seminar
  • 06/10/2020: Fabrizio Minganti (Riken Japan)
  • 13/10/2020: Cecilia Chiaracane (Trinity College Dublin)
  • 03/11/2020: Christoph Wächtler (TU Berlin)
  • 10/11/2020: Benjamin Huard (ENS Lyon)
  • 24/11/2020: Dvira Segal (U. Toronto)
  • 01/12/2020: Lorenzo Piroli (MPQ Garching)
  • 08/12/2020: John Goold (Trinity College Dublin)

Past seminars

  • Philipp Strasberg (UAB, Barcelona)
  • Alain Joye (U. Grenoble-Alpes)
  • Oded Zilberberg (ETH Zürich)
  • Francesco Giazotto (CNR Pisa), also as Physics Colloquim


Research Positions

  • Since 11-2018:    PRIMA grantee, Scientific collaborator, Theory group, University of Geneva
  • 2016–2018:         Marie-Heim Vögtlin fellowship, group of N. Brunner, University of Geneva
  • 2015-2016:         QSIT-funded post-doc, group of N. Brunner, University of Geneva
  • 2014-2015:         Post-doc, group of X. Wainthal, CEA Grenoble
  • 2012-2014:         post-doc, group of P. Brouwer, Freie Universität Berlin


  • 2008–2012:        PhD thesis, supervised by Markus Büttiker, University of Geneva
  • 2007–2008:       MSc thesis, supervised by Enrique Solano and Florian Marquardt, LMU Munich
  • 2006-2008:       Msc in physics, EPFL
  • 2003–2006:      BSc in Physics, EPFL