Event Type


ETH Zurich-HUJI Quantum Technologies Workshop

Sun, 20/11/2016 to Mon, 21/11/2016
Givat Ram Campus, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

ETH Zurich and The Hebrew University will hold a joint two days workshop on quantum technologies in Jerusalem.

Organizers: Nir Bar-​Gill, Alex Retzker and Nadav Katz

Sunday, November 20th (Beit Belgia)

  • 18:00-19:00 Arrival, Reception and Dinner
  • 19:00-19:10 Greetings – Nadav Katz and Andreas Wallraff
  • 19:10-19:40 Alex Retzker, HUJI New methods for high frequency resolution measurements
  • 19:40-20:10 Martin Frimmer (Novotny group), ETH Optomechanical oscillators: Coherent control and the photon recoil limit
  • 20:15-22:30 Bus back to Hotel, and evening walk in Jerusalem (for whomever is interested)

Monday, November 21st (Beit Breter)

  • 09:00-09:30 Introduction and greetings:
    Prof. Isaiah (Shy) Arkin, HUJI VP for R&D
    Prof. Lino Guzzella, ETH president
    Prof. Jay Fineberg, HUJI Dean of the Faculty of Sciences
    Prof. Klaus Ensslin, ETH (representative of NCCR QSIT)
    Prof. Nadav Katz, HUJI
  • 09:30-10:00 Jonathan Home, ETH Dissipative sensing and quantum state engineering with trapped atomic ions
  • 10:00-10:30 Nadav Katz, HUJI Superconducting circuits - how far are we from quantum supremacy?
  • 10:30-11:00 Renato Renner, ETH True randomness from quantum devices
  • 11:00-11:30 Coffee break
  • 11:30-12:00 Hadar Steinberg, HUJI Tunneling spectroscopy of NbSe2 in van-der-Waals devices
  • 12:00-12:30 Klaus Ensslin, ETH Fermionic cavities and spin coherence
  • 12:30-14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00-16:00 Lab tours: Hagai Eisenberg, Yossi Paltiel, Nir Bar-Gill
  • 16:00-16:30 Coffee break
  • 16:30-17:00 Uriel Levy, HUJI Linear and nonlinear light-vapour interactions on a chip
  • 17:00-17:30 Andreas Wallraff, ETH Quantum Science and Technology with Superconducting Circuits
  • 17:30-18:00 Ronen Rapaport, HUJI From single-body to many-body quantum physics in semiconductor nano-structures
  • 18:00-18:30 Sebastian Huber, ETH Quantum inspired engineering: The next generation mechanical metamaterials
  • 18:30-20:00 Posters + light dinner and beer
  • 20:00 Bus to Rehovot