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Media coverage

Our work frequently finds its way into the acacemic press and is discussed in PhysOrg, Science, PhysicsWorld, Physics, Nature, or other scientific magazines. The subsequent list collects articles written by others about published work of ours, sorted according to the original scientific work.

  • Advances in quantum teleportation
    Nature Photonics 9, 641 (2015)
    • "Scientists produce status check on quantum teleportation",
      PhysOrg
      , September 30 (2015)
    • "Why teleportation is no longer science fiction",
      Futurity, October 1 (2015)
    • "Teleportation isn't stuff of science fiction anymore",
      redOrbit, October 2 (2015)
    • "Quantum teleportation",
      FrogHeart, October (2015)

  • Reliable quantum certification for photonic quantum technologies
    Nature Communication 6, 8498 (2015)
  • Cellular-automaton decoders for topological quantum memories
    Nature PJ Quantum Information 1, 15010 (2015)
    • "Ein Kühlschrank für die Quantenmechanik"
      Press release of the FU Berlin, October 28 (2015)

  • An exponential time upper bound for quantum Merlin-Arthur games with unentangled provers
    arXiv:1510.08447

  • Towards experimental quantum field tomography with ultracold atoms
    Nature Communications 6, 7663 (2015)
    • "Von guten und schlechten Quantenzustaenden",
      ProPhysik
      , July 3, 2015
    • "Rekonstruktion von Quantenfeldern",
      Press release
      of the FU Berlin, July 6, 2015

  • Limits to catalysis in quantum thermodynamics
    New Journal of Physics 17, 085004 (2015)
  • Observation of non-Markovian micro-mechanical Brownian motion
    Nature Communications 6, (2015)
    • "Mechanik zwischen den Welten",
      press release
      of the FU Berlin, July 28, 2015

  • Emergence of coherence and the dynamics of quantum phase transitions
    PNAS (2015)
  • Quantum many-body systems out of equilibrium
    Nature Physics 11, 124 (2015)
  • Matrix product operators and states: NP-hardness and undecidability
    Physical Review Letters 113, 160503 (2014)
    • S. Hebden, "Searching for the impossible",
      FQXI
      , January 16, 2015

  • Precisely timing dissipative quantum information processing
    Physical Review Letters 110, 110501 (2013)
    • C. Muschik, "Dissipative stopwatches",
      Physics
      6, 29 (2013)
    • E. S. Reich, "Noisy quantum computations",
      Nature 495, 284 (2013)
    • "Notes from the Editors: Highlights of the Year",
      Physics 6, 29 (2013)

  • Quantum measurement occurrence is undecidable
    Physical Review Letters 108, 260501 (2012)
    • L. Zyga, "Classical problem becomes undecidable in a quantum setting",
      PhysOrg
      , July 9, 2012

  • Extracting dynamical equations from experimental data is NP hard
    Physical Review Letters 108, 120503 (2012)
    • K. McAlpine, "It's official: Physics is hard",
      Science
      , ScienceNow, Februar 2012
    • D. Voss, "The unbearable hardness of Physics",
      Physics, March 22 (2012)
    • D. Bacon, "More on the NP-hardness of inferring dynamics",
      The Quantum Pontiff, March 24 (2012)

  • Probing the relaxation towards equilibrium in an isolated strongly correlated 1D Bose gas
    Nature Physics 8, 325 (2012)
  • Cooling by heating
    Physical Review Letters 108, 120602 (2012)
    • M. Schirber, "Cooling with a warm glow",
      Physics
      5, 36 (2012)
    • H. Johnston, "Cooling with heat",
      PhysicsWorld, April 2011

  • Experimental unconditional preparation and detection of a continuous bound entangled state of light
    Physical Review Letters 107, 240503 (2011)
  • Dissipative Church Turing theorem
    Physical Review Letters 107, 120501 (2011)
    • D. E. Browne, "Quantum simulation hits the open road",
      Physics
      4, 72 (2011)
  • A derivation of quantum theory from physical requirements
    New Journal of Physics 13, 063001 (2011)
    • "And thus the quantum", research highlights,
      Nature Physics
      7, 519 (2011)
  • Entanglement combing
    Physical Review Letters 103, 220501 (2009)
    • M. Christandl, "Straightening messy correlations with a quantum comb",
      Physics
      2, 99 (2009)
    • J. Riordon, "Combing out quantum knots",
      Eurekalert 18524 (2009)

  • Most states are too entangled to be useful as computational resources
    Physical Review Letters 102, 190501 (2009)
    • A. Cho, "Oddly, too much weirdness slows a quantum computer down",
      Science
      323, 1658 (2009)
    • D. Bacon, "Too entangled to compute one-way",
      Physics 2, 38 (2009)
    • H. Johnston, "Is entanglement always good for quantum computers?",
      Physics World, News, Nov 20, 2008
    • I. M. Vargas, "Quantum entanglement can be too much of a good thing",
      Science News, March 23, 2009
    • I. Durham, "Bad news for quantum computers?",
      The Quantum Times (American Physical Society, topical group on quantum information theory), quantum news and notes, Autumn, Winter 2008
    • R. Scharf, "Verschraenkung bremst Quantenrechner",
      pro-physik, 20 May 2009
    • M. Marquit, "Most quantum states are too entangled to be useful as  computational resources",
      PhysOrg, May 2009
    • "Most quantum states are too entangled to be useful as computational resources",
      Research highlight, IP Qubit Applications, September 2009

  • Tomography of a detector
    Nature Physics 5, 27 (2009)
    • M. Aspelmeyer, "Measured measurement",
      Nature Physics
      News and Views 5, 11 (2009)
    • D. Reeves, "Quantum calibration paves way for super-secure communication",
      PhysOrg.com, 2008
    • "Forschungsergebnisse auf dem Gebiet der Quantenphysik in Nature Physics",
      idw-online, 2008

  • New schemes for measurement-based computing
    Physical Review Letters 98, 220503 (2008)
    • News headline, QIP-IRC, 1 Nov 2007
    • "Exact relaxation in a class of quantum many-body systems",
      Physical Review Letters 100, 030602 (2008)
    • Research highlight, IP Qubit Applications, May 2008

  • Entropy, entanglement, and area: analytical results for harmonic lattice systems
    Physical Review Letters 94, 060503 (2005)
    • "Entanglement, entropy and area",
      News headline, QIP-IRC, May 23, 2005

  • Towards mechanical entanglement in nano-electromechanical devices
    Physical Review Letters 93, 190402 (2004)
  • Distilling Gaussian states with Gaussian operations is impossible
    Physical Review Letters 89, 137903 (2002)
    • "Refining quanta: distilling Gaussian states with Gaussian operations is impossible",
    • Nature, Research Highlights, Physics Portal, September 4, 2002
    • G.J. Mayer, "How to distill continuous-variable states by optical means",
    • Complexity Digest, June 2003

  • Quantum and classical correlations in quantum Brownian motion
    Physical Review Letters 89, 137902 (2002)
    • "Quantum Brownian Motion: Quantum and Classical Correlations",
      ScienceWeek
      6, October 11, 2002
  • Quantum games and quantum strategies
    Physical Review Letters 83, 3077 (1999)
    • G. Musser, "A new enlightenment",
      Scientific American
      307, 76 (2012)
    • S.E. Landsburg, "Quantum Game Theory",
      Notices of the American Mathematical Society
      , Cover story, April 2004
    • C.-F. Lee and N. Johnson, "Let the quantum games begin",
      Physics World
      feature, October 2002
    • G. Mitchell, "Quantum Games and the Prisoner's Dilemma",
      BBC Radio 4
      , radio interview, January 31, 2002
    • A. Cho, "Multiple choice",
      New Scientist
      , January 5, 2002
    • E. Klarreich, "Playing by quantum rules",
      Nature
      414, November 15, 2001
    • G. Collins, "Quantum Game Theory, Schroedinger's Games",
      Scientific American
      , January issue, 2000
    • P. Ball, "Everyone wins in quantum games",
      Nature
      , Science News, October 18, 1999
    • I. Peterson, "Quantum Games, Taking Advantage of Quantum Effects to Attain a Winning Edge",
      Science News
      21, November 20, 1999
    • R. Scharf, "Spielen mit Quantenstrategien",
      Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
      , Mittwoch, July 21, 1999
    • M. Rauner, "Quanten im Spiel",

      Physikalische Blaetter, December issue, 1999

    • Internet pages of a training school on quantum mechanics for high school teachers


Further mentioning in the academic press

  • Article about the H2020 project "Analogue dynamical quantum simulators" on the web page of the
    Freie Universitaet Berlin, 2014
  • Article about Martin Kliesch in Campus, 2015
  • Article about Jens Eisert's work in
    MIT Technology Review, "Leute von Morgen", 2005
  • Articles about group work after winning EURYI award in the following newspapers:

    Manager Magazin, Berliner Zeitung, Potsdamer Neueste Nachrichten, Berlinews, Maerkische Allgemeine Zeitung, publication: Potsdam, Stadt der Wissenschaft 2006, Scienzz Ticker, Eurekalert, BerlinOnline, Pro-Physik.de, Interconnections.de, Innovations-Report, 100Versicherungen.de, Physik-Journal, Portal, Uni-Protokolle, Deutsche Universitaetszeitung, Deutscher Hochschulverband Aktuell, About Imperial, web pages of the ESF, GermanyFG, and EPSRC
  • Television programme in German public TV channel
    3SAT in "Generation Zukunft" (Generation Future),
    science programme "Nano", first broadcast March 2007
  • Articles about Fellowship in Institute for Advanced Study Berlin in:
     
  • Portrait of work in university newspapers:
    • "Ueber Barrieren hinweg denken",
      Portal, Oktober 2008
    • "Prestigious EU-fellowship winner returns to Imperial",
      Imperial College Web page, September 6, 2004
    • "Ein Jubelfest fuer die Physik",
      Portal, September 2004
    • "Aus Respekt vor der Tradition der Wissenschaft",
      Portal, April 2003