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  • New Paper: Physical Review Letters

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 110601 (2020)
    Orthogonality Catastrophe as a Consequence of the Quantum Speed Limit Thomás Fogarty, Sebastian Deffner, Thomas Busch, and Steve Campbell Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 110601 (2020) A remarkable...
    Posted: March 16, 2020 11:51 AM
  • Congratulations: Jacob McCready

    Donald N. Langenberg Undergraduate Research Award in Physics
    Jacob has been awarded the 2020-2021 Donald N. Langenberg Undergraduate Research Award in Physics to assist in his studies of particle interactions with regards to quantum thermodynamic...
    Posted: March 2, 2020 9:50 AM
  • Special Issue: "Thermodynamics of Quantum Information"

    Our Special Issue on "Thermodynamics of Quantum Information" in Entropy is now open for submissions!! Looking forward to all the great papers:
    Posted: February 14, 2020 5:24 PM
  • New Paper: Physical Review Research

    Quantum speed limits and the maximal rate of information production Phys. Rev. Research 2, 013161 (2020) The Bremermann-Bekenstein bound sets a fundamental upper limit on the rate with which...
    Posted: February 14, 2020 10:34 AM
  • New paper: Journal of Statistical Mechanics

    Compatibility of linear-response theory with the second law
    Pierre Nazé and Marcus V. S. Bonança J. Stat. Mech. (2020) 013206 The reliability of physical theories depends on whether they agree with well-established physical laws. In this work, we...
    Posted: January 15, 2020 8:54 AM
  • New Paper: Physical Review E

    Bosons outperform fermions
    Bosons outperform fermions: The thermodynamic advantage of symmetry Nathan M. Myers and Sebastian Deffner Phys. Rev. E 101, 012110 (2020) We examine a quantum Otto engine with a...
    Posted: January 8, 2020 2:46 PM
  • New Paper: Physical Review A

    Disorder-assisted graph coloring on quantum annealers
    Disorder-assisted graph coloring on quantum annealers Andrzej Więckowski, Sebastian Deffner, and Bartłomiej Gardas Phys. Rev. A 100, 062304 (2019) We are at the verge of a new era, which...
    Posted: December 3, 2019 1:02 PM
  • New Viewpoint: Equilibration in Quantum Systems

    Physics 12, 123 (2019)
    Check out this new Viewpoint on equilibration in quantum systems.
    Posted: November 13, 2019 1:14 PM
  • The book is here!

    It is finally here! The first textbook for an advanced special topics class in Quantum Thermodynamics:   Quantum Thermodynamics: An introduction to the thermodynamics of quantum information...
    Posted: July 2, 2019 11:35 AM
  • New graduate student: Akram Touil

    Starting Summer 2019 Akram Touil has joined the group as graduate student. His research will focus on the thermodynamics of chaotic quantum systems and quantum information scrambling. Welcome to...
    Posted: June 18, 2019 1:11 AM