Martin Plenio

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Martin Plenio is Director of the Institute of Theoretical Physics and of the Center for Quantum Bio-Sciences and he leads the Controlled Quantum Dynamics group at Ulm University.

His research interests cover Quantum Technologies (including Trapped Ions, Cavity QED and Colour Centers in Diamond), Quantum Information Science (including Entanglement and Resource Theory and their applications, Quantum Statistical Mechanics and Quantum Many Body Physics, Signal Processing and Quantum Metrology) and Quantum Biology (including Photosynthesis and Electron Transport).

More information can be found in his CV and Publications.


Most Recent Papers

On quantum gravity tests with composite particles, Nature Communications 11 (2020) 3900

Temporal correlations of sunlight may assist photoprotection in bacterial photosynthesis, New Journal of Physics 22 (2020) 073042

A Complex Comprising a Cyanine Dye Rotaxane and a Porphyrin Nanoring as a Model Light‐Harvesting System, Angewandte Chemie, Int. Ed. 59 (2020) 1


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