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Thomas Jennewein

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Appointment

  • Fellow
  • Quantum Information Science

Institution

  • University of Waterloo
Department of Physics and Astronomy and Institute for Quantum Computing

Country

  • Canada

Education

PhD, University of Vienna

About

Thomas Jennewein is a quantum physicist.

Since 2004, he has been working on quantum photonics experiments, such as the generation of entangled photons with parametric down conversion and the long-distance transmission of photons over optical fibre and free space. Also an electronics and software specialist, Jennewein has designed and built many novel research instruments, including single photon detectors as well as coincidence electronics.

Awards

Loschmidt-Prize of the Austrian Physical-Chemical society, 2002

Relevant Publications

Weihs, G. et al. "Violation of Bell's inequality under strict Einstein locality conditions." Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, no. 23 (1998): 5039.