PhD Position in Quantum Information Theory (Siegen, Germany)

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Application deadline: 

Sunday, July 7, 2019

For our group at the University of Siegen (Germany) we are looking for a motivated PhD student in the field of quantum information theory, foundations of quantum theory, and quantum optics. The group is led by three PIs (Otfried Gühne, Matthias Kleinmann, and Stefan Nimmrichter) and the research topics include:

  • theory of multiparticle entanglement and quantum steering,
  • temporal quantum correlations and generalized probabilistic theories,
  • thermodynamics of open quantum systems and quantum thermal machines

Applicants are expected to have a master / diploma in physics, experience in theoretical physics and interest in foundational questions of quantum mechanics.
For further information, please see our webpage or contact me directly via email. The deadline for applications is 7th of July 2019, but later applications may also be considered.

Otfried Guehne,
Department of Physics,
University of Siegen,
D-57068 Siegen, Germany