Alumni

Postdocs
Dr. Abdufarrukh Abdumalikov
Dr. Abdufarrukh Abdumalikov
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

Farruh worked with us as a PostDoc from October 2010 to August 2015. Previously he carried out a PhD thesis in the group of Prof. Alexey Ustinov at the University of Erlangen, Germany, that he completed in 2004. He continued there as a postdoctoral researcher until 2006, then he moved to Prof. Tsai's group at RIKEN, Japan.

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Prof. Dr. Milan Allan
Prof. Dr. Milan Allan
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

Milan worked with us for two years between October 2012 and October 2014. After leaving the Quantum Device lab he moved to Leiden as Assistant Professor to build up the Allan lab.

Milan's research focused on strongly correlated electrons and unconventional superconductivity. To understand the emergence of these phases, he visualized the electronic structure of exotic materials in real and momentum space with angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (St Andrews) and spectroscopic imaging STM (Cornell).

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Dr. Matthias Baur
Dr. Matthias Baur
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student, Master's thesis student)

Matthias joined our group as a Master-thesis student. He then carried out a PhD thesis in our group and continued to work with us as a PostDoc. In October 2012 Matthias moved on to the new group of Arkady Fedorov at the University of Queensland, Australia.

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Dr. Parisa Fallahi
Dr. Parisa Fallahi
Alumna (former Postdoc)

was a PostDoc with us from Sept. 2006 to Aug. 2007. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Parisa was as a PostDoc in the Quantum Photonics Group of Prof. Atac Imamoglu at ETH Zurich. Parisa holds a PhD in Applied Physics from Harvard University, Cambridge, MA and a B.S. in Physics from Imperial College, London, U.K.

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Dr. Arkady Fedorov
Dr. Arkady Fedorov
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

was a PostDoc at the Quantum Device Lab from March 2010 to December 2012. After leaving QuDev Arkady was appointed as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland, Australia and is Chief Investigator of the SQD Lab.

Arkady received his PhD in 2005 from Clarkson University, US.  He joined the group of Prof. Gerd Schoen at the University of Karlsruhe as a PostDoc in 2006, working on a theory of superconducting qubits. He transferred to TU Delft in 2007, working with Prof. Hans Mooij and his group on conducted experiments with the flux qubit.

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+61 (07) 3365 3418
a.fedorov@uq.edu.au
School of Mathematics & Physics, The University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
Dr. Stefan Filipp
Dr. Stefan Filipp
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

was a PostDoc at the Quantum Device Lab from January 2008 to May 2014. After leaving our group Stefan joined IBM T. J. Watson Research Center as a Research Staff Member in Experimental Quantum Computing.Stefan previously completed his PhD at the Atominstitut in Vienna, Austria, in 2006 and continued there as a postdoctoral fellow until his move to ETH Zurich. In May 2009, he won an Erwin Schroedinger Fellowship of the FWF Austrian Science Fund.

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SFI@zurich.ibm.com
Prof. Dr. Johannes Fink
Prof. Dr. Johannes Fink
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student)

first joined our group as an Erasmus Fellow. After receiving a Master's degree in physics from the Univ. of Vienna, he conducted a PhD thesis in our lab for which he was awarded an ETH Medal in 2010. After a PostDoc in our group he became an IQIM Postdoctoral Scholar and a senior staff scientist in the Painter group at Caltech, USA. Read more

jfink@ist.ac.at
Inst. of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria), Am Campus 1, A - 3400 Klosterneuburg
https://quantumids.com/
Dr. Tobias Frey
Dr. Tobias Frey
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student, Semester thesis student)

Tobias first joined our group in fall 2007 as a semester thesis student. He then accomplished a master’s thesis at the Nanophysics group of Prof. Klaus Ensslin. After finishing his PhD Thesis in February 2013, which was jointly supervised by Prof. Klaus Ensslin and Prof. Andreas Wallraff, Tobias contiued as a Post Doc until July 2013.

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Dr. Peter Leek
Dr. Peter Leek
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

worked as a PostDoc with us between 2007- 2009, on superconducting circuits and circuit quantum electrodynamics, with an EU Marie Curie Fellowship between 2007-2008. From 2010 he joined the Nanophysics Group of Prof. Klaus Ensslin at ETH Zurich.  In 2011 Peter became an EPSRC Career Acceleration Fellow at the Department of Physics at Oxford University. More information can also be found on the webpage of the Leek Lab.

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peter.leek@physics.ox.ac.uk
https://leeklab.physics.ox.ac.uk/index.php
Dr. Mintu Mondal
Dr. Mintu Mondal
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

Mintu was a PostDoc in our group from April 2013 to March 2016. He obtained his PhD at Tata Institute of fundamental research in Mumbai, India. After leaving our group Mintu joined at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore USA, Group Prof. Peter Armitage, as a Research Staff Member in working on THz and infrared spectroscopy of topological insulators and other strongly correlated electron systems.

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mmondal.phys@gmail.com
Dr. Anton Potočnik
Dr. Anton Potočnik
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

joined our group as a PostDoc in July 2014. Previously, Anton studied strongly correlated materials and exotic superconductors with magnetic resonance techniques at “Jozef Stefan” Institute in Slovenia. He obtained his PhD degree from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab he moved on to imec.

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http://antonpotocnik.com/
Dr. Gabriel Puebla Hellmann
Dr. Gabriel Puebla Hellmann
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student)

completed his PhD thesis in our group in October 2012. He continued as a PostDoc in a joint project beteween the group of Prof. Christian Schönenberger at the Univ. of Basel and the Quantum Device Lab. In February 2014 Gabriel moved on to the Univ. of Zurich and IBM.

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gpu@zurich.ibm.com
Dr. Klaus Reim
Dr. Klaus Reim
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

was a PostDoc in our group from September 2011 to October 2012. He then moved on to Munich to study towards becoming a registered patent attorney. Klaus received his PhD degree in physics from the University of Oxford (UK), where he carried out his research in Prof. Ian Walmsley's group. His PhD work was on optical quantum memories and light-matter interactions.

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Prof. Dr. Amir Safavi-Naeini
Prof. Dr. Amir Safavi-Naeini
Alumnus (former Postdoc)

was a PostDoc with us from August 2013 to August 2014. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab he moved on to Stanford University, where he was appointed Assistant Professor at the Department of Applied Physics, Ginzton Laboratory, where he leads the Laboratory for Integrated Nano-Quantum Systems (LINQS).

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safavi@stanford.edu
Dr. Lars Steffen
Dr. Lars Steffen
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student)

defended his PhD thesis in October 2013 and continued to work with us until December 2013. Lars is now working as an IT/Engeneering Conslultant at AWK Group in Zurich Oerlikon.

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Dr. Tobias Thiele
Dr. Tobias Thiele
Alumnus (former Postdoc, PhD student)

joined QuDev in October 2010 as a PhD student to examine the manipulation of Rydberg atoms with on-chip microwave cavities. After defending his PhD thesis in December 2015 he continued to work with us as a PostDoc until August 2016. After leaving our group Tobias moved on the University of Colorado Boulder to work as a PostDoc with Prof. Cindy Regal.

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PhD students
Dr. Arjan van Loo
Dr. Arjan van Loo
Alumnus (former PhD student)

conducted a PhD thesis in our group that he defended in March 2014. Arjan joined the Quantum Device Lab in the fall of 2009, after concluding his MSc project on superconducting flux qubits in the Quantum Transport group at TU Delft.

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Dr. Simon Berger
Dr. Simon Berger
Alumnus (former PhD student, Master's thesis student)

Completed a PhD thesis at the Quantum Device Lab in February 2015. Simon first joined the group in 2009 for a master’s thesis project on quantum geometric phases.

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Dr. Romeo Bianchetti
Dr. Romeo Bianchetti
Alumnus (former PhD student)

graduated in physics from ETH Zurich and joined our lab as one of the first graduate students in spring 2006. He completed his PhD thesis in summer 2010 and started to work for ABB in Switzerland.

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Dr. Christian Lang
Dr. Christian Lang
Alumnus (former PhD student)

completed his PhD thesis in February 2014. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Christian started to work for radionor.

Christian first joined our group to complete his diploma thesis in 2008 as an exchange student coming from LMU Munich. After his graduation in the summer of 2009, he rejoined our lab as a PhD student.

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Dr. Jonas Mlynek
Dr. Jonas Mlynek
Alumnus (former PhD student)

was a PhD student in our group from 2009 and 2014. Jonas defended his thesis in Summer 2014. Previously, he obtained his physics degree from FU Berlin and worked on his diploma thesis at ENS Paris.

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Markus Oppliger
Markus Oppliger
Alumnus (former PhD student, Master's thesis student)

Finished his PhD thesis in Spring 2017. He had previously joined our lab for his master thesis project in physics (MSc ETH Physics) in January 2011. 

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Dr. Marek Pechal
Dr. Marek Pechal
Alumnus (former PhD student, Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

has completed his PhD thesis in September 2016. He previously had joined the Quantum Device Lab for a semester thesis project and for his master thesis (MSc ETH Physics). Marek holds a bachelor's degree in physics from the Charles University in Prague.

After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Marek moves on to Standford University to work together with Amir Safavi-Naeini as a PostDoc.

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Yves Salathé
Yves Salathé
Alumnus (former PhD student, Master's thesis student, Research Assistant)

Yves sucessfully completed a PhD thesis at the Quantum Device Lab in December 2017. Prior to starting his PhD thesis, he completed a master's thesis project (MSc ETH CS) in our group in 2011 and worked as a research assistant from Janaury 2012 to March 2012. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab, Yves started to work for Zurich Instruments.

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Dr. Mathias Stammeier
Dr. Mathias Stammeier
Alumnus (former PhD student)

Mathias joined our group in May 2012 as a PhD student to examine the interaction between Rydberg atoms and microwave radiation from on-chip and 3D cavities. After successfully defending his PhD thesis in summer 2018, Mathias started to work at Huba Control AG.

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Dr. Anna Stockklauser
Dr. Anna Stockklauser
Alumna (former PhD student, Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Anna sucessfully completed her PhD thesis at the Quantum Device Lab in November 2017. Prior to working towards her PhD, she completed at the Quantum Device Lab a semester thesis project as part of the ETH Zurich Master's study program  during spring 2011 and a Master's thesis from March 2012 to July 2012.

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Web Developer
Steffen Arnold
Steffen Arnold
Alumnus (former Web Developer)

designed our new website together with Constantin Heidegger from June 2011 to February 2012.

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Simon Däster
Simon Däster
Alumnus (former Web Developer)

joined the Quantum Device Lab in November 2012 until May 2015 as a web programmer for our group website. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab he started to work on a PhD thesis in the group of Prof. Vaterlaus.

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Pascal Müller
Pascal Müller
Alumnus (former Web Developer)

Pascal joined the Quantum Device Lab from February 2016 to March 2018 as a web programmer for our group website.

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Engineers
Dr. Bruno Küng
Dr. Bruno Küng
Alumnus (former Engineer)

Bruno joined the Quantum Device Lab in March 2015 for a joint CTI project between Zurich Instruments, ZHAW Winterthur and ETH Zurich. Bruno completed his PhD in the group of Prof. Klaus Ensslin at ETH Zurich in 2012. He then moved to the group of Prof. Olivier Buisson and Wiebke Guichard at the Institut Néel, Grenoble. After finishing the CTI project in May 2017 he is now working for Zurich Instruments.

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Technical Staff
Hans Rudolf Aeschbach
Hans Rudolf Aeschbach
Alumnus (former Technical Staff)

Hansruedi came to ETH more than 40 years ago as a young technician, with the intention to move on the next year. However, different from his original plan he enjoyed the environment at ETH, in particular the collaboration with highly motivated students and professors, so much that he continued working at the Physics Department until his retirement in 2008. Even after his retirement he carried on to support the activities of our group with his great experience on a part-time basis until March 2013.

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aeschbah@retired.ethz.ch
Tobias Hofmänner
Tobias Hofmänner
Alumnus (former Technical Staff)

Tobias joined the Quantum Device Lab in July 2015 after completing an apprenticeship as a physics laboratory assistant with Kistler Instrumente AG, Winterthur. After leaving QuDev Tobias started to study physics at ETH Zurich.

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+41 44 63 39101
tobias.hofmaenner@phys.ethz.ch
HPF D5
Adrian Schwarzer
Adrian Schwarzer
Alumnus (former Technical Staff)

Adrian joined the Quantum Device Lab from February to June 2016 as technician for the EU project Superconducting Quantum Networks (SuperQuNet). He received a Bachelor's degree of Science ZFH in mechanical engineering from the Zürcher Hochschule ZHAW in July 2015.

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ETH apprentice
Yannick Hmina
Yannick Hmina
Alumnus (former ETH apprentice)

Yannick joined our group from January to September 2014. He started his education as a physics laboratory assistant in 2012. After having completed a 1.5 years basic skills training, he was working at the QuDev Lab.

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Jonas Künzli
Jonas Künzli
Alumnus (former ETH apprentice)

Jonas joined the Quantum Device Lab in October 2014 as ETH apprentices for his final project.

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Karl Seidler
Karl Seidler
Alumnus (former ETH apprentice)

Karl joined the Quantum Device Lab from October 2016 until July2017 as part of his apprenticeship as a physics laboratory assistant that he started at ETH in 2013.

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Alexander Zvyagin
Alexander Zvyagin
Alumnus (former ETH apprentice)

Alexander joined our group in October 2015 to work on his final project at the Quantum Device Lab. He started his education as a physics laboratory assistant (Physiklaborant EFZ) in 2012. After having completed a basic skills training.

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Master's thesis students
Philipp Arnold
Philipp Arnold
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Philipp conducted his Master's thesis at the Quantum Device Lab. He has also completed a semester thesis here in spring 2008.

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Arno Bargerbos
Arno Bargerbos
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Arno joined the Quantum Device Lab in June 2015 to conduct a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). Arno received his Bachelor degree from the Amsterdam University College. After completing his Master's thesis in our group in October 2016 he worked with us as a research assistant.

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Raphael Barmettler
Raphael Barmettler
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Raphael comlpeted a semester thesis project and a Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics) at the Quantum Device Lab.  After his grauduation in February 2012 he moved on to study towards a teaching diploma.

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Adrian Beckert
Adrian Beckert
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant, Semester thesis student)

Adrian first joined our lab as a semester thesis student within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2014. He then rejoined our group for a Master’s thesis in autumn 2015. After his graduation he worked with us as a research assistant until spring 2017. He then joined Prof. Aeppli's Laboratories for Synchrotron Radiation at the PSI to carry out a PhD-thesis.

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Dr. Deniz Bozyigit
Dr. Deniz Bozyigit
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Deniz did a semester thesis project in our lab during fall 2007 and spring 2008 and came back in summer 2009 to complete his Master's thesis. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab in 2010 he moved on to the Nano Electronics and Nano Photonics research group at the Integrated Systems Laboratory of ETH Zurich to carry out a PhD thesis.

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Silvan Burch
Silvan Burch
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Silvian has completed his master's thesis at our lab in summer 2009 and previously worked on a semester thesis project with us.

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Moritz Businger
Moritz Businger
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Moritz contucted an external Master thesis in the group of Prof. William D. Oliver at MIT in Boston, USA during the autumn semester 2017.  He was previously in our group for a semester-thesis project as part of his Bachelor (BSc ETH Physics).

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Jonas Butscher
Jonas Butscher
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Bachelor's Thesis student)

Jonas conducted his Master-thesis at the Quantum Device Lab during the spring term 2017. He first joined our group in 2014 for his Bachelor's thesis (BSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences).

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Patrik Caspar
Patrik Caspar
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Patrik conducted an external Master thesis project in the group of Peter Leek at the University of Oxford, UK during the spring term 2017. He was previously in our group for a semester-thesis project as part of his Bachelor education (BSc ETH Physics).

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Livio Ciorciaro
Livio Ciorciaro
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Livio conducted an external Master thesis in the group of Professor Leo DiCarlo at TU Delft, Netherlands during the spring semester 2017. He previously joined our group to accomplish his Bachelor-thesis (BSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences).

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Kristian Cujia Pena
Kristian Cujia Pena
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Kristian joined the quantum device lab in spring 2014 for a master thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's degree program in Micro- and Nanosystems. After he finished his master thesis he started to work at IBM Rüschlikon.

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Matteo Fadel
Matteo Fadel
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Matteo finished his Master´s degree in Physics at ETH Zurich in April 2013 and continued to work with us as a research assistant until October 2013.

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Andreas Fragner
Andreas Fragner
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Andreas has been a Diploma student in our lab from September 2007 to August 2008 supported by an European Union Erasmus fellowship. He graduated in physics from University of Vienna, Austria in July 2008. Andreas has been admitted into the Applied Physics Phd program at Yale University in spring 2008 where he conducted a  PhD thesis on hybrid quantum systems in the lab of Rob Schoelkopf.

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Dominik Friese
Dominik Friese
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant, Semester thesis student)

Dominik joined our group during the spring term 2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). He rejoined our group in October 2014 to conduct a Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics) and was subsequently working with us as a Research assistant until the end of July 2015. After leaving QuDev he will start to work at Unity Schweiz AG.

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Joonas Govenius
Joonas Govenius
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Joonas completed his Master's degree at the Quantum Device Lab in January 2011. As a B.A. student at Princeton, Joonas previously worked with superconducting flux qubits whenever he was not rock climbing. After leaving QuDev he moved on to the group of Mikko Möttönen, Aalto University School of Science, Helsinki to conduct a PhD thesis.

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Christian Gross
Christian Gross
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant)

Christian completed his Master's thesis here in summer 2010 and continued as a research assistant. In summer 2011 he moved on to the National University of Singapur to work on his PhD thesis.

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Samuel Haberthür
Samuel Haberthür
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant)

Samuel conducted a Master's thesis at the Quantum Device Lab (MSc ETH Physics). After completing his thesis in August 2015 he worked with us as a research assistant until December 2015.

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Lukas Heinzle
Lukas Heinzle
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant, Semester thesis student)

Lukas conducted an external Master's thesis at Caltech in the group of Prof. Oskar Painter that he finished in spring 2014. Before his move to Caltech, Lukas carried out a semester thesis project in our group during  within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's study program (BSc ETH Physics) and continued than to work with us as a Research Assistant. Afterwards Lukas started to work as Electronic Design Engineer at Hexagon & Leica Geosystems in Heerbrugg.

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Lukas Huthmacher
Lukas Huthmacher
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant, Semester thesis student)

Lukas joined the Quantum Device Lab in September 2012 for a semester thesis project. Then he completed his Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics) in our group and continued to work with us as a Research Assistant. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Lukas moved on to Cambridge to start a PhD thesis in the group of Dr. Mete Atature.

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David-Dominik Jarausch
David-Dominik Jarausch
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

David-Dominik joined or group for a semester thesis project in spring 2012 and continued in September 2012 to pursue a Master's thesis in our group within the ETH Zurich Master study program (MSc ETH Physics). After his graduation, David-Dominik moved on to conduct a PhD thisis in the group of Dr. Mete Atature at Cambridge, U.K..

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Kristinn Juliusson
Kristinn Juliusson
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Kirstinn was a semester thesis student at the Quantum Device Lab in the fall semester 2010 and rejoined our group in September 2011 to complete a  Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics).  After leaving the Quantum Device Lab, Kirstinn moved on to CEA Saclay to conduct a PhD thesis.

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Chen Junxin
Chen Junxin
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Chen joined the Quantum Device Lab in autumn 2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). After finishing his Semester's thesis he conducted a Master's thesis in our group.

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Gebhard Littich
Gebhard Littich
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Gebhard has done a master thesis together with Hartmut Haeffner at the ion trap group at UC Berkeley and Andreas Wallraff. He previously joined our lab for his semester thesis in fall 2008 and his bachelor thesis in spring 2009.

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Florian Lüthi
Florian Lüthi
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant, Semester thesis student)

Florian carried out a semester thesis project during the spring term 2012. Florian rejoined the Quantum Device Lab in  October 2013 to complete a Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics). After his graduation he started to work with us as a Research Assistant. Florian has left our group in November 2014 to start a PhD thesis in the group of Leo Di Carlo in Delft.

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Silvio Marx
Silvio Marx
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Research Assistant)

Silvio joined the quantum device lab for a semester thesis Summer 2009. He continued as a research assistant until February 2010 and completed his Master's thesis in Summer 2010.

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Dr. Peter Maurer
Dr. Peter Maurer
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Peter was working in our lab as a semester thesis student in spring 2007 and as a diploma thesis student from February 2008 to August 2008. Peter was awarded one of world-wide 30 International Fulbright Science and Technology Awards granted by the Fulbright Program fully supporting his PhD at a U.S. institution of his choice. In Spring 2008 he was admitted into the physics program at Harvard University where he was working on nitrogen vacancy centers in diamond in the group of Misha Lukin.

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Tim Menke
Tim Menke
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Tim conducted an external Master's thesis in the group of Prof. Konrad Lehnert at the University of Colorado, Boulder in 2015. Previously, Tim carried out a semester thesis project at the Quantum Device Lab within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics) during the spring semester 2013. Starting from spring 2016 Tim is pursuing a PhD thesis in the group of Prof. Markus Greiner at Harvard University.

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Bradley Mitchell
Bradley Mitchell
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student, Semester thesis student)

Bradley completed a Semester- and a Master's thesis in our group. He was supported by the ETH Zurich Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme (ESOP). After his graduation (MSc ETH Physics) in May 2016, Bradley moved on to UC Berkeley to work with Irfan Siddiqi.

Prior to joining ETH Zurich, Bradely earned a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA.

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Michael Peterer
Michael Peterer
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

joined the quantum device lab during the fall term 2011 for a master thesis project (MSc ETH Physics). In October 2012 Michael joined Dr. Peter Leek at the University of Oxford for a PhD with an EPSRC Project Studentship.

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Antonio Rubio Abadal
Antonio Rubio Abadal
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Antonio first joined our group in spring 2014 to carry out a semester thesis project. He then completed as Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics) at the Quantum Device Lab and continued to work as a research assistant. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Antonio moved on to carry out a PhD thesis at MPQ in the group of Prof. Immanuel Bloch.

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Silvia Ruffieux
Silvia Ruffieux
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Silvia joined the quantum device lab in HS 2013 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master program and also conducted her Master's thesis (MSc ETH Physics) in the Qudev lab. She then completed her teaching diploma in Physics and is currently a PhD student in the group of Dag Winkler at Chalmers working on high temperature superconducting SQUIDs for MEG

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ruffieux@chalmers.se
Simon Schmidlin
Simon Schmidlin
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Simon has been a Semester thesis student with us in spring 2008 and a Master's thesis student from fall 2008 to spring 2009 working on superconducting circuits for quantum information processing. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab he started a PhD with Carol Webster at NPL in collaboration with Phil Meeson at Royal Holloway in the U.K. where he worked on quantum phase slips.

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Priska Studer
Priska Studer
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

has been a semester thesis student in our lab in spring 2007 and did her diploma thesis from February 2008 to August 2008. She performed part of her research work for her diploma thesis in the lab of Rob Schoelkopf at Yale University. She graduated with a diploma/master in physics from ETHZ in September 2008 and continued to work with us as a research assistant until February 2009. Currently Priska is a PhD student with Atac Imamoglu at ETH Zurich.

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Jann Hinnerk Ungerer
Jann Hinnerk Ungerer
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Jann conducted Master-thesis at the Quantum Device Lab as part of the Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). He received his Bachelor degree in Physics from the University of Göttingen in Germany.

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jungerer@phys.ethz.ch
Liu Yulin
Liu Yulin
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Yulin was a Master's thesis student in our lab from fall 2011 to spring 2012 (MSc ETH Physics). In autumn 2012 he started his PhD thesis at the Department of Management, Technology and Economics (D-MTEC), ETH Zurich.

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Wang Zhiren
Wang Zhiren
Alumnus (former Master's thesis student)

Zhiren joined the Quantum Device Lab in March 2017 for a six-month internship as part of his master-thesis that he conducted at EPF Lausanne in nanotechnology. 

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Bachelor's Thesis students
Thomas Karg
Thomas Karg
Alumnus (former Bachelor's Thesis student)

completed a bachelor's thesis (BSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences) at QuDev in February 2012.

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Mario Könz
Mario Könz
Alumnus (former Bachelor's Thesis student)

worked with us on a bachelor thesis project (BSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences) in 2012.

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Research Assistants
Robin Buijs
Robin Buijs
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

worked in our group from March 2015 to June 2016. Robin has obtained his MSc degrees in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering from the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology at the University of Twente, the Netherlands.

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Reschad Ebert
Reschad Ebert
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

after finishing his Physics diploma at Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Germany, he joined the Quantum Device lab from October to December 2012 as a Marie Curie Fellow within the European Union funded project Circuit and Cavity Quantum Electro-Dynamics (CCQED).

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Bruno Eckmann
Bruno Eckmann
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Bruno joined the Quantum Device Lab in summer 2016 as a research assistant while being enrolled in the ETH Zurich Bachelor programme (BSc ETH Physics).

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Johannes Fankhauser
Johannes Fankhauser
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Johannes was a Research Assistant at the Quantum Device Lab during the spring term 2014. He rejoined our group in spring 2015 to conduct a semester thesis (BSc ETH Physics).

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Noam Gallmann
Noam Gallmann
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Noam worked with us during the spring term 2015.

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Anna Hambitzer
Anna Hambitzer
Alumna (former Research Assistant)

worked in our group as a research assistant from February 2013 to September 2014. Anna received her master's degree from the Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms University in Bonn, Germany in December 2012.

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Emre Ilgünsatiroglu
Emre Ilgünsatiroglu
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

was a joint research assistant of Prof. Atac Imamoglu and Prof. Andreas Wallraff.Previously he obtained a Master's degree of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology from ETH Zurich.

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Eva-Linda Kermendi
Eva-Linda Kermendi
Alumna (former Research Assistant)

Eva-Linda joined the Quantum Device Lab the Fall Semester 2016/2017 as a research assistant. At the same time she was enrolled in the ETH Zurich Bachelor programm (BSc ETH Physics).

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Christian Kern
Christian Kern
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Christian worked as a research assistant in our group from November to January 2012. He then continued to carry out a semester thesis project that he completed in May 2013.

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Joannis Koepsell
Joannis Koepsell
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

joned the Quantum Device Lab in spring  2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics) and continuad to work with us as a Research assistant until July 2015. After leaving the Quantum Device Lab Joannis moved on to Oxford to conduct a Master's thesis.

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Georg Kucsko
Georg Kucsko
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

has been a research project student with us in winter 2008/2009. Now Georg is a graduate student in the group of Misha Lukin at Harvard University.

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Tyler Lutz
Tyler Lutz
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Tyler was a research assistant at the Quantum Device lab during the autumn semester 2013. Currently he is pursuing a Physics and English & Literature undergraduate major at the University of Chicago.

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Max Melchner
Max Melchner
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

was a research assistant in our group during the autumn term 2014. In spring 2014 Max conducted a semester thesis project with us within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Samuel Miesch
Samuel Miesch
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

finished his Master in Physics in August 2010 and supported Andreas Wallraff creating a book on quantum physics. He is teaching Physics and Mathematics at secondary schools in Basel and Uster.

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Andrei Romila
Andrei Romila
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Andrei was working as a research assistant in our group from October 2014 to October 2015.

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Meinrad Sidler
Meinrad Sidler
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

was a semester thesis student during the spring term 2010, and continued as a research assistant until autumn 2010.

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Samuel Smith
Samuel Smith
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

studied architecture at ETH Zurich and designed our new group room. In September 2012 Samuel moved on to the well-known Swiss architect Peter Zumthor.

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Taro Spirig
Taro Spirig
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Taro worked at the Quantum Device Lab as a research assistant from November 2016 to February 2017.

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Christian Vazquez Dietiker
Christian Vazquez Dietiker
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

Christian joned our group during the spring term 2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). After leaving QuDev he moved to the USA to conduct a Master's thesis.

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Jonah Waissman
Jonah Waissman
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

was working with us as a summer student from Jun.-Aug. 2006 and Dec. 2006 - Jan. 2007 supported by an Intel sponsored fellowship. He is a graduate (`07) from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Now he is a Applied Physics PhD student at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA. He is working on his PhD thesis project at the Weizmann Institute with Shahal Ilani.

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Sina Zeytinoglu
Sina Zeytinoglu
Alumnus (former Research Assistant)

joined the quantum device in spring 2013 for a semester thesis project within the MSc ETH Physics program. Since July 2013 he has been working as a research assistant.

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Semester thesis students
Andrea Agazzi
Andrea Agazzi
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

completed a semester thesis project in April 2012.

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Stephan Allenspach
Stephan Allenspach
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab during the spring term 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Maud Barthélemy
Maud Barthélemy
Alumna (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab during the spring term 2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Renato Bellotti
Renato Bellotti
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Renato joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Spring Semester 2017 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Oscar Bettermann
Oscar Bettermann
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Oscar conducted a semester's thesis within the  ETH Zürich Master's (MSc ETH Physics) program at the Quantum Device Lab during the spring term 2016.

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Francois Bianco
Francois Bianco
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

was a semester student with us in spring 2007. He completed his Diploma thesis at IBM Zurich Research Laboratory and is now doing a PhD at the University of Geneva.

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Simon Burkhard
Simon Burkhard
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

completed a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master study program (MSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences) from March to June 2012. Starting from autumn 2012 Simon is working on a master thesis project in the group of Prof. Klaus Ensslin.

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Axel Dahlberg
Axel Dahlberg
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab during the autumn term 2015 for a Semester's thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Alisha Dütschler
Alisha Dütschler
Alumna (former Semester thesis student)

Alisha joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Spring Semester 2017 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Andreas Eggenberger
Andreas Eggenberger
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Andreas conducted a Semester thesis project at the Quantum Device Lab in winter 2011.

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Maryse Ernzer
Maryse Ernzer
Alumna (former Semester thesis student)

Maryse joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Fall Semester 2016 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor programme (BSc ETH Physics).

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Christa Flühmann
Christa Flühmann
Alumna (former Semester thesis student)

completed a semester project at our lab in winter 2011. 

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Andres Forrer
Andres Forrer
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

completed a semester's thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics) during the autumn term 2015.

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Lukas Gerster
Lukas Gerster
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

worked with us in HS 2013 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Valentin Goblot
Valentin Goblot
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

conducted a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's degree program (MSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2014.

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Fadri Grünenfelder
Fadri Grünenfelder
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Fadri worked at the Quantum Device Lab during spring term 2016 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics)

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Samuel Gyger
Samuel Gyger
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab in October 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (Msc ETH El. Ing.)

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Samuel Häusler
Samuel Häusler
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the quantum device lab during the winter term for a semester thesis project.

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Natascha Hedrich
Natascha Hedrich
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab during the autumn term 2015 for a Semester's thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Toni Heugel
Toni Heugel
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the quantum device lab during spring term 2016 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Matija Karalic
Matija Karalic
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Matija conducted a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's degree program in Micro- and Nanosystems (MSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2013.

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Can Knaut
Can Knaut
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Can joint the Quantum Device Lab in autumn 2017 to carry out a semester thesis project on coplanar microwave waveguides for the Rydberg-atom setup.

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Lukas Korosec
Lukas Korosec
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

carried out a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor study program (BSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2012.

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Jonas Krieger
Jonas Krieger
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Jonas is conducting his semester thesis within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2014.

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Kevin Küng
Kevin Küng
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Kevin joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Spring Semester 2017 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Andreas Landig
Andreas Landig
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joint the quantum device lab during the spring semester 2013 for a semester thesis project within MSc ETH Physics program.

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Lukas Lang
Lukas Lang
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

 joined the quantum device lab during spring term 2016 for a semester thesis project as part of his Bachelor in Interdisciplinary natural sciences (phys.-chem.)

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Patrick Lenggenhager
Patrick Lenggenhager
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Patrick joined the quantum device lab during the spring term 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Denis Loos
Denis Loos
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Denis joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Spring Semester 2017 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Master program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Simon Mathis
Simon Mathis
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Simon joined the Quantum Device Lab in spring 2017 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Nicholas Meinhardt
Nicholas Meinhardt
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Nicholas joined the Quantum Device Lab in spring 2017 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Matthias Mergenthaler
Matthias Mergenthaler
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

conducted a semester thesis project with us within the ETH Zurich Bachelor study program (BSc ETH Physics) in June 2012. After leaving our group he moved on to Imperial Collage, London to work on his Master's degree.

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Stefanie Miller
Stefanie Miller
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Stefanie joined the Quantum Device Lab for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master program (MSc ETH Physics) during the Spring Semester 2018.

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Lukas Möller
Lukas Möller
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

conducted a semester's thesis in our group during summer 2015 beeing a student of the interdisciplinary natural sciences BSc (physical-chem. field) program at ETH Zurich.

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Chun Tat Ngai
Chun Tat Ngai
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Chun Tat (James) conducted a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2016.

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Kyoung Hun Oh
Kyoung Hun Oh
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the quantum device lab during the autumn term 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's program as an exchange student from POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology) Department of Physics, South Korea.

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Juan Osorio
Juan Osorio
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Juan was a semester thesis student at the quantum device lab in summer 2010.

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Kiryl Pakrouski
Kiryl Pakrouski
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Kiryl was a semester thesis student at the quantum device lab in 2010.

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Marc Röösli
Marc Röösli
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

joined the Quantum Device Lab during the autumn term 2014 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Marco Roth
Marco Roth
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Marco joined the quantum device lab during summer 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics). He previously obtained a Bachelor from the University of Heidelberg, Germany.

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Adrian Ryser
Adrian Ryser
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

conducted a semester thesis project at the Quantum Device Lab within the ETH Zurich Master's degree program (MSc ETH Physics) during the spring term 2014.

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Josua Schär
Josua Schär
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Josua joined the Quantum Device Lab in spring 2017 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Nick Schwegler
Nick Schwegler
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Nick joined the Quantum Device Lab for the Autumn Semester 2017 to carry out a semester project within the ETH Zurich Master program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Adrian Stalder
Adrian Stalder
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Has done a semester thesis project with us during the fall term 2009, ETHZ Physics Program.

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Damian Steiger
Damian Steiger
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

started to work with us on a semester thesis project in August 2012.

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Manish Thapa
Manish Thapa
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Manish joined the quantum device lab during autumn term 2015 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zürich Master's program (MSc ETH Physics).

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Dominik Waldburger
Dominik Waldburger
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

completed a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor study program (BSc ETH Interdisciplinary Sciences) during the spring semester 2012.

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Felix Simon Winterer
Felix Simon Winterer
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Felix joined the quantum device lab in June 2013 for a semester thesis project within the ETH Zurich Bachelor's program (BSc ETH Physics).

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Wolf Wüster
Wolf Wüster
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Was a semester thesis student with us and is now doing a PhD at the Quantum Photonics Group at ETH Zurich.

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Peng Zhou
Peng Zhou
Alumnus (former Semester thesis student)

Peng joined the Quantum Device Lab during the fall term 2016. He is interested in different aspects of quantum information science, and was working towards an MSc in physics.  

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Summer student
Ramy Aboushelbaya
Ramy Aboushelbaya
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Ramy came from Ecole normale supérieure, Paris. He had worked on modelling and experimentally implementing two-qubit geometric gates using Transmon qubits from March to July 2015.

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Ziyad Amodjee
Ziyad Amodjee
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Ziyad received his Bachelor degree from the ENS Lyon. He joned the Quantum Device Lab during  the spring term 2015 for a three month internship.

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Will Braff
Will Braff
Alumnus (former Summer student)

was working with us as a summer student from Jul. - Oct. 2006. He graduated from Yale College ('05), New Haven, CT. Now he works at a small electrochemistry research company near Boston called Giner and is a part time PhD student in Physics at MIT, Cambrdige, MA.

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Jacob Koenig
Jacob Koenig
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Jacob joined the Quantum Device Lab in May 2017 for a four-month internship as a Bachelor's student in physics at the University of Waterloo in Canada. He has worked at the Institute for Quantum Computing, the Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, and the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology at The University of Tokyo studying superconducting qubits.

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Grégoire Noel
Grégoire Noel
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Grégoire joined the Quantum Device Lab in April 2017 as a summer student. He was a normalien civil servant student undertaking an MSc in fundamental and applied Physics at École Normale Supérieur Paris-Saclay.

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Marie-Therese Philipp
Marie-Therese Philipp
Alumna (former Summer student)

She joined the group for a project within the manipulation of supersonic beams of Rydberg atoms during summer 2015. Marie-Therese studies physics at Vienna’s University of Technology. So far she has worked on the measurement of ultra-short laser pulses, the fabrication of Josephson Junctions and computationally investigated the transition of the Hubbard model to the Falicov Kimball model.

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Marten Seemann
Marten Seemann
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Marten joined our group as a summer student during his bachelor studies at LMU Munich from August to September 2012.

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Pavel Stroganov
Pavel Stroganov
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Pavel worked with us for a two-month internship in summer 2017 as part of his Master degree program that he conducted in the Laboratory of Artificial Quantum Systems at Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia. Prior to that, he earned a Bachelor's degree at Landau Institute of Theoretical Physics.

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Sarthak Subhankar
Sarthak Subhankar
Alumnus (former Summer student)

Sarthak joined the Quantum Device Lab as a summer student from April to July 2013 during his physics degree programm at the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India.

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Will Zeng
Will Zeng
Alumnus (former Summer student)

has been a summer student with us from June to August 2010. He was an undergraduate at Yale University where he also did research at the Quantronics Lab. In fall 2010 Will was awarded one of the prestigious Rhodes scholarships to pursue a Master's degree at Oxford starting in the fall of 2011.

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