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Fascinating quantum transport on a surface

The surface of topological insulators conducts electricity exceptionally well. Nano-Initiative-Munich (NIM) scientists, belonging also to the Munich Quantum Center (MQC), now measured this with extremely high temporal resolution....

Spanish Cellex Foundation endows ICFO-MPQ Research Fellows

The Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics and ICFO- The Institute of Photonic Sciences sign a six years program agreement for cooperation in cutting edge research.

How does order emerge?

Scientists from the MPQ, LMU, and the FUB analyse how fast order can appear in a quantum-mechanical system.

The KIF-Prize 2014 for Dr. Anne Ersbak Bang Nielsen

Dr. Anne Ersbak Bang Nielsen, a young research scientist in the Theory Division of Professor Ignacio Cirac at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (Garching near Munich), has received the Honorary Award of the Danish...

Frequency combs in the molecular fingerprint region

Silicon nanowire optical waveguides dramatically broaden mid-infrared frequency comb spectra.

Celebrating the international Year of Light at the TUM

On 20 December 2013, the UN General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015). The IYL 2015

Summer School "Topological phases of matter"

2015 Arnold Sommerfeld School 31 August 2015 – 4 September 2015

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