Scientific Highlights and News

March 2023

New group member

Welcome to Preeti Pandey who is joining us as a postdoctoral researcher!

February 2023

Congratulations to Tristan Kuttner for successfully completing his Master thesis!

December 2022

New group member

Welcome to Venus Hasanuzzaman Kamrul!

November 2022

New group members

Welcome to the new group members Laurent Michaud, Frederik Schnebel, and Alexander Rommens!

September 2022

Alex wins 2022 Nicholas Kurti prize


We are happy to announce that Alex has been awarded the 2022 Nicholas Kurti Science prize. The prize recognises his work on non-linear effects in Josephson junctions for quantum information processing.

The objective of the Nicholas Kurti Science Prize is to promote and recognise the novel work of young scientists working in the fields of low temperatures and/or high magnetic fields in Europe. Read the full press release and interview here and here.

Goodbye to Emre

Emre Vardar has finished his internship with us. Thank you Emre and we wish you all the best for your future!

July 2022

New group!

The BoQui group is starting its journey! Thank you to the QPS group for their support over the past years. Welcome to the "new" group members Alexander Grimm, Francesco Adinolfi, Alessandro Bruno, Tristan Kuttner, and Emre Vardar.

January 2022

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ERC Starting grant

Alex has received the ERC Starting grant! Read more about it here: millions in funding for brain and quantum research and here.