16 May 2013 Joint Workshop Max Planck - ICFO

‘From fundamental questions to applications’ Within the framework of the Fundació Catalunya- La Pedrera- Ignacio Cirac Chair, ICFO and the Max-Planck Institut für Quantenoptik (MPQ) have co-organized a joint workshop, bringing together members of the research groups led by ICREA Professors at ICFO Antonio Acín and Maciej Lewenstein with the MPQ group led by Prof. Ignacio Cirac. This workshop will provide a three day forum for researchers from both institutes to present and debate work in the area of quantum physics.

The opening day of the workshop will take place at Fundació Catalunya – La Pedrera, BARCELONA and will include a welcome address by Salvador García Ruiz from Fundació Catalunya – La Pedrera, followed by a full day of scientific presentations. The second and third days of the event will take place at ICFO. The agenda of the workshop includes a series of 45 minute talks by researchers from MPQ, ICFO, Autonomous University of Barcelona, and the Autonomous University of Madrid/CSIC. There will also be discussion sessions and tour of ICFO laboratories.