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  • Nathan receives DOE's SCGSR award!!

    Nathan has been selected to receive the highly selective and prestigious Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) award. The SCGSR program provides funding for...
    Posted: May 4, 2021 2:03 AM
  • Special Issue: Quantum Darwinism and Friends

    A collection of papers in honor of Dr. Wojciech Zurek
    Posted: April 30, 2021 1:40 AM
  • New Paper: PRX Quantum

    Information Scrambling versus Decoherence—Two Competing Sinks for Entropy Akram Touil and Sebastian Deffner DOI: A possible solution of the...
    Posted: January 13, 2021 1:26 PM
  • Special Issue: now open for submisson!

    The Special Issue is now open for submission: 1 November 2020 - 30 April 2021 Synthetic nanoscale machines, like their macromolecular biological counterparts, perform tasks that involve the...
    Posted: November 10, 2020 4:17 AM
  • New Paper: Nature Physics

    STA to cure cancer
    Controlling the speed and trajectory of evolution with counterdiabatic driving Shamreen Iram, Emily Dolson, Joshua Chiel, Julia Pelesko, Nikhil Krishnan, Özenç Güngör, Benjamin Kuznets-Speck,...
    Posted: August 24, 2020 2:02 PM
  • New Paper: EPL

    Thermodynamic control —An old paradigm with new applications Sebastian Deffner and Marcus V. S. Bonança EPL 131, 20001 (2020) Tremendous research efforts have been invested in exploring and...
    Posted: August 7, 2020 9:06 AM
  • New Paper: New Journal of Physics

    Stochastic thermodynamics of relativistic Brownian motion P. S. Pal and Sebastian Deffner New J. Phys. 22, 073054 (2020) Physical scenarios that require a relativistic treatment are...
    Posted: July 28, 2020 10:57 AM
  • New Paper: Physical Review Research

    Kibble-Zurek scaling in quantum speed limits for shortcuts to adiabaticity Ricardo Puebla, Sebastian Deffner, and Steve Campbell Phys. Rev. Research 2, 032020(R) (2020) Geometric quantum...
    Posted: July 28, 2020 10:56 AM
  • New Paper: Journal of Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

    Endoreversible Otto Engines at Maximal Power Zackary Smith, Priyo S. Pal, and Sebastian Deffner DOI: 10.1515/jnet-2020-0039 Despite its idealizations, thermodynamics has proven its power...
    Posted: June 2, 2020 4:24 AM
  • Congratulations, Jacob and Alexandria!

    Undergraduate researchers, Jacob McCready and Alexandria Udenkwo, have both won the Undergraduate Research Award 2020. Congratulations!
    Posted: May 27, 2020 1:39 PM