QUARTET Kick-off meeting & workshop

General information

Where: RCH/248X Lecture Room (Lakehouse) @ Ron Cook Hub, University of York, Deramore Lane YO10 5GH York (UK)

When: 16-17 December 2019

Who: QUARTET members and invited seminars

Contact: Gaetana (Gae) Spedalieri (local organizer, gae.spedalieri@york.ac.uk/gae@mit.edu)


Meeting agenda

16 December 2019

13:00-13:30 Registration (lunch and coffee provided)

13:30-14:00 S. Pirandola (York) - Opening remarks

14:00-14:30 T. Gehring: Tools @ DTU, ongoing experiments, such as Quantum State Discrimination; Stimulated Raman Spectroscopy

14:30-15:00 J. Engholm Pedersen (NKT): Koheras lasers and NKT Photonics product lines

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

15:30-16:00 G. S. Paraoanu (Aalto): Tripartite CV coherence and entanglement from vacuum fluctuations

16:00-16:30 S. Mancini (U. of Camerino): Pieces for (a) quartet.

16:30-17:00 L. Banchi (U. of Florence): Optimal discrimination of Gaussian states and channels

17:00-17:30 Q. Zhuang (U. of Arizona, Skype seminar): Entanglement-enhanced sensing in presence of noise

17:30- Discussion and Social Dinner

17 December 2019

09:30-10:00 Breakfast (tea, coffee and cakes)

10:00-10:30 I. Ruo-Berchera (INRIM): INRIM knowhow related to the objectives of QUARTET.

10:30-11:00 J. Fink (IST Austria): An experimental test of microwave quantum illumination using a digital phase conjugate receiver

11:00-11:15 G. Spedalieri (York/MIT): Discrimination of bosonic loss: Applications to biological samples and degradable materials

11:15-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 A. Karsa (York): Quantum illumination and quantum radar.

12:00-12:30 S. Pirandola - Concluding remarks and discussion

Photos from the meeting

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 862644

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