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Stefan Goedecker

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Prof. Stefan Goedecker: Promotion to Full Professor

The Department of Physics congratulates Prof. Stefan Goedecker to his promotion to Full Professor as of 1st Mai 2022.
HoleSpinQubits

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“Hot” spin quantum bits in silicon transistors

Quantum bits (qubits) are the smallest units of information in a quantum computer. Currently, one of the biggest challenges in developing this kind of powerful computer is scalability. A research group at the University of Basel, working…
Jelena

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Jelena Klinovaja receives ERC Consolidator Grant

Prof. Jelena Klinovaja will theoretically study topological quantum matter and its use for quantum technology.
WarburtonRichard

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Prof. Richard Warburton received the prestigious Nevill Mott Medal and Prize of the Institute of Physics.

Prof. Richard Warburton received the prestigious Nevill Mott Medal and Prize of the Institute of Physics. The prize recognizes his pioneering work in semiconductor quantum dots and solid-state quantum optics, ...
ThielmannFriedrich

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Prof. em. Friedrich-Karl Thielemann was awarded an honorary membership of the Swiss Physical Society

Prof. em. Friedrich-Karl Thielemann was awarded an honorary membership of the Swiss Physical Society at the joint annual meeting of the Swiss and Austrian Physical Societies in Innsbruck. The award recognizes Prof. Thielemann’s outstanding…
Reimann Brake Ramp

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Reimann Brake Ramp for planar flow casting processes and analysis of ribbon gluing

Planar flow casting is a rapid solidification process used to manufacture thin, metallic ribbons, and foil well established at the Department of Physics.
Hofmann Andrea

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Appointment of Andrea Hofmann as assistant professor (Tenure Track)

The University of Basel has appointed Dr. Andrea Hofmann as assistant professors with tenure track.
Daniel Loss

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Appointment as external scientific member of the Max Planck Institute Halle

The Max Planck Institute Halle appoints Prof. Dr. Daniel Loss from the Department of Physics at the University of Basel as a new external scientific member.
THomas Karg

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Thomas Karg wins Swiss Nanotechnology PhD Award

The Swiss Nanotechnology PhD Award is given by the Swiss Micro‐ and Nanotechnology Network for excellent scientific first‐author publications in the field of Nanotechnology and Nanoscience published by PhD students. Thomas Karg received the…
Ingo Sick

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Prof. Ingo Sick verstorben

Am Sonntag, 30. Mai 2021 ist Prof. emer. Ingo Sick nach kurzer Krankheit, zwei Tage nach seinem 82. Geburtstag, verstorben. Im Namen der Institutsleitung des Departement Physik Prof. Martino Poggio (Link zum Nachruf)