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New Paper! (PRL)

Title: Eavesdropping on the Decohering Environment: Quantum Darwinism, Amplification, and the Origin of Objective Classical Reality Authors: Akram Touil, Bin Yan, Davide Girolami, Sebastian...

Posted: January 6, 2022, 10:25 PM

New Paper! (PRX Quantum)

Thermodynamics of Statistical Anyons Nathan M. Myers and Sebastian Deffner PRX Quantum 2, 040312 (2021) - Thermodynamics of Statistical Anyons (aps.org) Abstract:  In low-dimensional...

Posted: October 19, 2021, 1:04 PM

New paper: NJP

Quantum Otto engines at relativistic energies Nathan M Myers, Obinna Abah, and Sebastian Deffner Relativistic quantum systems exhibit unique features not present at lower energies, such as the...

Posted: October 16, 2021, 12:04 AM

Congratulations to Dr. Pierre Nazé!!

On Thursday, July 29, 2021 Pierre defended his dissertation. After a fantastic talk he passed with flying colors and he shall henceforth be known as Dr. Nazé!

Posted: July 29, 2021, 6:09 PM

New graduate students

Effective immediately two new graduate students have joined the group: Bhavesh Valecha Bhavesh will be joining the Physics Graduate Program at UMBC in August 2021. He holds a Master of Science...

Posted: July 9, 2021, 2:03 AM

Nathan receives DOE's SCGSR award!!

CONGRATULATIONS

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

New Paper: PRX Quantum

Information Scrambling versus Decoherence—Two Competing Sinks for Entropy Akram Touil and Sebastian Deffner DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/PRXQuantum.2.010306 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