Aephraim M. Steinberg Physicist
Aephraim Steinberg’s interests lie in fundamental quantum-mechanical phenomena and the control and characterization of the quantum states of systems ranging from laser-cooled atoms to individual photons. His experimental program is two-pronged, using both non-classical two-photon interference and laser-cooled atoms to study: quantum information and computation, decoherence and the quantum-classical boundary, tunneling times, weak measurement and retrodiction in quantum mechanics, and the control and characterization of novel quantum states.
Physics World Breakthrough of the Year, 2011.
E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship, 2007.
A.M. Steinberg et al, "Measurement of the single-photon tunneling time," Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 71, no. 5, pp. 708, Aug. 1993.
Senior Fellow Quantum Information Science
University of TorontoDepartment of Physics
PhD (Physics) University of California Berkeley
MSc (Physics) University of California Berkeley
BS Yale University
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