The "Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology" is a joint initiative of the University of Vienna, the Vienna University of Technology, and the Austrian Academy of Sciences, which unites quantum physicists of Vienna's research institutions in one collaborative center. The VCQ will set new impulses for research and teaching through its unique spectrum of research topics - from fundamental quantum physics to novel quantum technologies.

 

 

New records set up with "Screws of Light"

21. Nov 2016
New records set up with "Screws of Light"

The research team around Anton Zeilinger has succeeded in breaking two novel records while experimenting with so-called twisted particles of light. In one experiment, the scientists could show that the twist of light ...  [more]

A paper by Miguel Navascues in “Investigación y Ciencia”, the Spanish edition of Scientific American

09. Oct 2016
A paper by Miguel Navascues in “Investigación y Ciencia”, the Spanish edition of Scientific American

Supraquantum theories - Is quantum mechanics a fundamental theory?  [more]

The BIG Bell Test

03. Oct 2016
The BIG Bell Test

In 2015, three independent experiments, performed at TU Delft (the Netherlands), IQOQI Vienna (Austria), and NIST Boulder (USA), proved that nature is at variance with “local realism”. Albert Einstein called this ...  [more]

Leibinger Innovationspreis to Markus Aspelmeyer and Garrett Cole

27. Sep 2016
Leibinger Innovationspreis to Markus Aspelmeyer and Garrett Cole

Prestigious Berthold Leibinger Innovationspreis has been awarded to VCQ-researchers  [more]

START Preis an Nikolai Kiesel

13. Jun 2016
START Preis an Nikolai Kiesel

FWF-Forschungsförderung an Nikolai Kiesel für sein Projekt "Thermodynamik mit levitierter Optomechanik"  [more]

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