Research groups

Munich Quantum Valley and Bavaria as a whole has a wide range of expertise in the field of quantum science, as can be seen from the list of both MQV research groups and research groups beyond MQV active in the field.

MQV research groups

Group lead Affiliation Keywords  
Prof. Monika Aidelsburger LMU-PH quantum simulator, cold atoms in optical lattices Website
Prof. Christian Back TUM-PH hybrid magnetic structures, spin-vaves, magnonics, spin orbitronics, topological materials Website
Prof. Pramod Bhatotia TUM-IN operating systems, distributed architectures, virtualization Website
Dr. Sebastian Blatt MPQ quantum simulator, cold atoms in optical lattices Website
Prof. Immanuel Bloch LMU-PH, MPQ quantum simulator, cold atoms in optical lattices, rydberg atoms Website
Prof. Holger Boche TUM-CIT quantum information theory, quantum computing, quantum communication Website
Prof. Dominique Bougeard RE-PH spin qubits in silicon and germanium, experimental spin qubit manipulation, superconductor/semiconductor proximity, electrostatically defined qubit devices, semiconductor epitaxy, hybrid heterostructures Website
Prof. Martin Brandt TUM-PH, WSI dopants and defects in semiconductors for quantum applications, EPR, ESR Website
Dr. Dominik Bucher TUM-PH biomolecular quantum sensing, NV-NMR Website
Dr. Christian Carlowitz FAU-EEI millikelvin electronics, RF system design, RF measurement techniques, applied quantum technologies Website
Prof. Juan Ignacio Cirac MPQ, TUM-PH quantum optics, quantum information theory, quantum many-body physics, tensor networks Website
Dr. Frank Deppe TUM-PH, WMI solid-based quantum systems, superconducting quantum circuits, quantum communication, quantum sensing Website
Dr. Christian Deppe TUM-EI quantum information theory, quantum communication, quantum networks Website
Prof. Vladimir Dyakonov JMU-PH 2D materials, quantum sensing, electron spin resonance Website
Prof. Claudia Eckert FhG-AISEC, TUM-IN quantum cryptography, static code analysis, secure/private computation, machine learning applications for IT Security Website
Prof. Dmitri K. Efetov LMU low-dimensional quantum materials, quantum sensing, quantum networks Website
Prof. Stefan Filipp TUM-PH, WMI solid-based quantum systems, superconducting quantum circuits, nanomechanical systems Website
Prof. Jonathan Finley TUM-PH, WSI semiconductor nanostructure, nanotechnology, quantum optics Website
Prof. Steffen Glaser TUM-CH nuclear magnetic resonance, magnetic resonance imaging, quantum computing, biopolymers Website
Prof. Milena Grifoni RE-PH open quantum systems, quantum transport, quantum information platforms Website
Prof. Rudolf Gross WMI, TUM-PH solid-based quantum systems, superconducting quantum circuits, magnetism, spintronics, correlated electron systems Website
Prof. Michael Hartmann FAU-PH superconducting quantum circuits, quantum algorithms, nanomechanical systems, quantum optics Website
Prof. Bert Hecht JMU-PH nano-opto-electronics, nano-optical circuitry, nano quantum optics Website
Prof. Sven Höfling JMU-PH quantum photonics and polaritonics, topological photonics, semiconductor nanostructures Website
Prof. Alexander Högele LMU-PH quantum nano-systems, quantum dots, quantum optics Website
Prof. Alexander Holleitner TUM-PH, WSI single-atom circuits, topological materials and electronics, excitonic many-body states including Bose-Einstein condensates, femtosecond on-chip electronics Website
PD Dr. Hans Hübl TUM-PH, WMI solid-based quantum systems, superconducting quantum circuits, magnetism, spintronics Website
Prof. Christian Jirauschek TUM-CIT theoretical and computational photonics, nanoelectronics, nano-optoelectronics Website
Prof. Michael Knap TUM-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, non-equilibrium quantum dynamics, ultracold quantum gases Website
Prof. Johannes Knolle TUM-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, quantum phases of matter, quantum spin liquid Website
Prof. Robert König TUM-MA quantum information theory, quantum fault-tolerance, quantum algorithms Website
Prof. Dieter Kranzlmüller LMU-IN, LRZ high-performance computing, quantum computing Website
Prof. Christoph Kutter FhG-EMFT, UniBW silicon-based semiconductor technology, quantum computing Website
Prof. Claudia Linnhoff-Popien LMU-IN quantum computing, machine learning Website
PD Dr. habil. Jeanette Miriam Lorenz FhG-IKS dependable quantum computing, quantum machine learning, dependable quantum applications Website
Dr. Jürgen Lorenz FhG-IISB semiconductor device simulation, semiconductor technology simulation, modeling and artificial intelligence Website
Prof. Florian Marquardt MPL, FAU-PH cavity optomechanics and nanomechanics, quantum information processing, quantum many-body physics, machine learning for physics Website
Dr. Achim Marx TUM-PH, WMI solid-based quantum systems, superconducting quantum circuits, nanomechanical systems Website
Prof. Christian Mendl TUM-IN strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, quantum computing, transport properties of physical systems Website
Prof. Roland Nagy FAU-EEI RF microelectronics, system design, integrated electronics, applied quantum technologies Website
Dr. Janis Noetzel TUM-CIT quantum information theory, quantum networks, quantum signal processing Website
Prof. Lode Pollet LMU-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, cold atoms in optical lattices, quantum Monte Carlo methods Website
Prof. Frank Pollmann TUM-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, topological phases of matter, tensor networks Website
Dr. Nikolas Pomplun DLR-RB optimal control theory, quantum algorithms Website
Dr. Andreas Reiserer TUM-PH, MPQ quantum networks, distributed quantum information processing, spin qubits Website
Prof. Vahid Sandoghdar FAU-PH single-emitter quantum nano-optics Website
Prof. Markus Sauer JMU-BIO super-resolution microscopy and imaging, biophysics Website
Dr. Christian Schilling LMU-PH quantum information theory, quantum chemistry, strongly correlated quantum many-body systems Website
Prof. Kai Phillip Schmidt FAU-PH condensed matter physics, quantum optics, quantum information, topological and frustrated magnetism Website
Prof. Ulrich Schollwöck LMU-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, cold atoms in optical lattices, tensor networks Website
Dr. Thomas Schulte-Herbrüggen TUM-CH nuclear magnetic resonance, magnetic resonance imaging, quantum computing Website
Prof. Martin Schulz TUM-IN, LRZ high-performance computing, quantum computing Website
Prof. Helmut Seidl TUM-IN automatic program analysis, programming languages, semi-structured data, tree-automata Website
Prof. Marc Tornow TUM-CIT molecular electronics, functional electronic materials, resistive switching devices, nanopores Website
Prof. Jan von Delft LMU-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, tensor networks, functional renormalization group Website
Prof. Joachim von Zanthier FAU-PH quantum optics, quantum information, collective effects of light and matter, multi-photon-interferences Website
Prof. Heiko Weber FAU-PH silicon carbide, color centers, quantum sensing Website
Prof. Dieter Weiss RE-PH quantum transport, spintronics, topological insulators and 2d_materials Website
Prof. Robert Wille TUM-CIT quantum computing, microfluidics, conventional computing Website
Dr. Johannes Zeiher MPQ quantum simulator, cold atoms in optical lattices, rydberg atoms Website

QST Research Groups in Bavaria beyond MQV

Group lead Affiliation Keywords  
Prof. Fakher Assaad JMU-PH numerical approaches to correlated electron systems, quantum Monte Carlo, heavy fermion systems, correlations and topology Website
Prof. Mikhail Belkin TUM-CIT, WSI optoelectronics, integrated photonics, metamaterials Website
Prof. Matthias Bode JMU-PH surface science, spin-orbit-coupled and topological material, spin-polarized scanning tunneling spectroscopy Website
Prof. Felix Büttner AU-PH topology in magnetism, ultrafast spin dynamics, advanced x-ray imaging, spintronics for quantum computing Website
Prof. Livio Chioncel AU-PH disorder and strong correlations, quantum algorithms, compressed sensing Website
Prof. Martin Eckstein FAU-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, non-equilibrium quantum dynamics, dynamical mean-field theory Website
Prof. Christopher Eichler FAU-PH superconducting circuits and solid-state quantum devices, quantum computing and information processing,  quantum optics Website
Prof. Jaroslav Fabian RE-PH quantum materials, spintronics Website
Dr. Simon Fölling LMU-PH quantum simulator, cold atoms in optical lattices Website
Prof. Philipp Gegenwart AU-PH quantum materials with strong electronic correlations Website
Prof. Philipp Hansmann FAU-PH strongly correlated quantum many-body systems, material-realistic low energy models, spectroscopy, dynamical mean-field theory Website
Prof. Albert Heuberger FhG-IIS integrated electronics, applied quantum technologies, high-performance signal processing platform, quantum algorithms for applications, cloud and infrastructure Website
Prof. Markus Heyl AU-PH nonequilibrium quantum dynamics, quantum many-body physics, machine learning  in physics Website
Prof. Peter Hommelhoff FAU-PH ultrafast electron dynamics inside of 2-d materials and at the surface of metals, electron correlations, quantum electron microscopy, quantum-coherent light-electron coupling Website
Prof. Sebastian Klembt JMU-PH light-matter interaction, topological photonics, exciton-polaritons, microcavity and laser physics, organic emitters, perovskites, transition metal dichagogenides Website
Prof. Jakob Kottmann AU-IN quantum computing, quantum chemistry, scientific software development Website
Prof. Vojislav Krstic FAU-PH quantum- and nanomaterials, quantum and topological states, electronic transport and optics Website
Prof. Janina Maultzsch FAU-PH 2D materials, light-matter interaction, quantum materials Website
Prof. Fabian Pauly AU-PH quantum transport, nanoscience, electronic structure theory, quantum chemistry, scientific computing Website
Prof. Friedrich Reinert JMU-PH experimental investigation of complex, correlated or topological condensed matter (surfaces, solids and thin films), electronic structure, photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES) Website
Prof. Klaus Richter RE-PH quantum many-body physics, non-equilibrium quantum dynamics, quantum control Website
Prof. Ronny Thomale JMU-PH superconductivity, frustrated magnetism, topological insulators, topological quantum computation Website
Prof. Martin Vossiek FAU-EEI RF microelectronics, system design, integrated electronics, applied quantum technologies Website
Prof. Robert Weigel FAU-EEI RF microelectronics, system design, integrated electronics, applied quantum technologies Website
Prof. Harald Weinfurter LMU-PH quantum information, quantum optics Website