Current Funding

EU QuantERA Projekt NanoSpin:

Spin-based nanolytics – Turning today’s quantum technology research frontier into tomorrow’s diagnostoc devices


Revolutionizing Cancer Diagnostics with Diamond Quantum Technologies

Center for Integrated Quantum Sciences and Technology
Can long-range quantum coherence exist in a self-assembled biological light harvesting ordered aggregate

Center for Integrated Quantum Sciences and Technology
Sensing phase transitions on the surface of diamond

EU Coordinating and Support Action
Translating quantum sensing into cost-effective molecular imaging  

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation 
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

DFG Collaborative Research Center 1279
Exploiting the Human Peptidome for Novel Antimicrobial and Anticancer Agents

John Templeton Foundation project
Quantum Simulators of Complex Molecular Networks

Molecular Imaging via Hyperpolarized Nanodiamonds
European Union H2020-PHC-11-2015

Quantum Simulation on a Photonic Chip
European Union H2020-FETPROACT-2014 STREP Project

Past Funding

Photonic Quantum Characterization Verification & Validation
United States Army Research Laboratory

Emulators of Quantum Frustrated Magnetism
European Union FP7 ICT-FET OPEN STREP Project

The european UnioN


Diamond devices enabled metrology and sensing

Phonon-Assisted Processes for Energy Transfer and Sensing
European Union FP7 ICT-FET OPEN STREP Project

DFG Priority Programme
New frontiers in sensitivity for EPR spectroscopy: from biological cells to nano-materials Schwerpunktprogramm SPP 1601/1

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Alexander von Humboldt Professur

Control of Quantum Correlations in Tailored Matter
Sonderforschungsbereich SFB/TRR/21

Quanten-Repeater-Plattform mit Methoden der Quantenoptik
BMBF Verbundprojekt

Simulators and Interfaces with Quantum Systems

Centre for Doctoral Training on Controlled Quantum Dynamics

German Israeli Foundation
Non-linear dynamics in ultra-cold trapped ion crystals

The physics of ion Coulomb Crystals: Thermodynamics, Quantum control, and Quantum Simulators
European Union FP7 ICT-FET OPEN STREP Project

Quantum Interfaces, Sensors and Communication based on Entanglement
European Union FP7 ICT-FET Integrating Project

Correlated Noise Errors in Quantum Information Processing
European Union FP7 ICT-FET OPEN STREP Project

Hybrid Information Processing
European Union FP7 ICT-FET OPEN STREP Project

Quantum dynamics and entanglement in complex many-body systems
Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (IEF)

Most Recent Papers

Theory of Excitonic Delocalization for Robust Vibronic Dynamics in LH2 , Physical Chemistry Letters, 9, 3446 (2018)

Color Centers in Hexagonal Boron Nitride Monolayers: A Group Theory and Ab Initio Analysis, ACS Photonics, 5, 1967 (2018)

Pulsed dynamical decoupling for fast and robust two-qubit gates on trapped ions, Physical Review A, 97, 052312 (2018)


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