Latest Rainer Blatt Stories
Even computers are error-prone.
A team of physicists at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, performed an experiment that seems to contradict the foundations of quantum theory – at first glance.
Not only do optical fibers transmit information every day around the world at the speed of light, but they can also be harnessed for the transport of quantum information.
Quantum technologies promise to redefine the landscape of information processing and communication.
Almost two years ago Rainer Blatt's and Christan Roos' research groups from the University of Innsbruck recreated the properties of a particle moving close to speed of light in a quantum system.
A general rule in data processing is that disturbances cause the distortion or deletion of information during data storage or transfer.
Austrian researchers realize a toolbox for open-system quantum simulation.
Atomic antennae transmit quantum information across a microchip.
Entanglement is a fascinating property connecting quantum systems.
A team of physicists headed by Christian Roos and Rainer Blatt from the Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences realize a quantum walk in a quantum system with up to 23 steps.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.