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260101 SE Entanglement beyond qubits and the foundation of thermodynamics (2019W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 15 participants
Language: English



When: Mondays, 14:00 – 15:30
Start: 7 October 2019
Venue: IQOQI Seminarraum W47, Währingerstraße 47, 8-9, 2.Stock, 1090 Wien


Aims, contents and method of the course

The goal is the in-depth study of concurrent research in quantum information with a focus on high-dimensional and multipartite entanglement, theoretical and experimental aspects of entanglement detection and certification, as well as recent developments in quantum thermodynamics. Invited talks from external experts are interspersed with student talks to recent developments in the field.

Assessment and permitted materials

Seminar talk or oral exam with the lecturers on the topic of the seminar talks.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Talk should be either covering one's own scientific research or a recent publication.

Examination topics

All topics covered in the seminars.

Reading list

Relevant scientific publications are distributed in the first seminar (7th October, 2019).

Association in the course directory

M-VAF A 2, M-VAF B, MaG 17, MaG 18, MaG 27, MaV 5, UF MA PHYS 01a, UF MA PHYS 01b

Last modified: Fr 25.10.2019 09:48