21 November 2023
from 14:00 to 16:00
MCQST Colloquium | Tracy Northup (Universität Innsbruck)
Address / Location
MPI of Quantum Optics | Herbert Walther Lecture Hall
The MCQST Colloquium Series features interdisciplinary talks given by visiting international speakers. The monthly colloquium covers topics spanning all MCQST research units and will be broadcast live via Zoom for audiences worldwide. The main goal of the series is to create the framework for idea exchange, to strengthen links with QST leading groups worldwide, as well as to act as an integral part of the local educational environment.
MCQST Colloquium: Tracy Northup
We are excited to invite you to the colloquium talk by Tracy Northup (Universität Innsbruck).
14:00 | Teaser talk by Florian Fesquet (WMI) on “Demonstration of microwave single-shot quantum key distribution”
14:15 | Coffee break
14:30 | Colloquium talk by Tracy Northup on “Quantum interfaces based on trapped ions”
Quantum interfaces based on trapped ions
About Tracy Northup
Tracy Northup is a professor of experimental physics at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. Her research explores quantum interfaces between light and matter, focusing on trapped-ion and cavity-based interfaces for quantum networks and quantum optomechanics. She received her PhD from the California Institute of Technology in 2008 and then held an appointment as a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Innsbruck, where she was the recipient of a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship and an Elise Richter Fellowship. She became an assistant professor at the University of Innsbruck in 2015 and has been a full professor since 2017; she held an Ingeborg Hochmair Professorship from 2017 to 2022. In 2016, she received the START Prize, the highest Austrian award for young scientists, from the Austrian Science Fund.
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Meeting ID: 998 9779 8115