## Curriculum Vitae

**Postdoc**

March 2017 - present
Jan. 2015 - Febr. 2017 October 2013 - December 2015 |
Senior Postdoc in the group of Marcus Huber at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI) in Vienna
University Assistant at the Institute for Theoretical Physics of the University of Innsbruck Postdoc in the group of Prof. H. J. Briegel at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Innbruck |

**Ph.D.**

November 2013
September 2010 |
Viva voce examination (4th November 2013), Ph.D. thesis accepted without corrections
Start of Ph.D. programme in applied mathematics at the School of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Nottingham Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Ivette Fuentes and Prof. Dr. Gerardo Adesso |

**Undergraduate Degree**

February 2010
October 2004 |
Graduation from the University of Vienna with honours - conferment of the academic degree "Magister rerum naturalis"
Enrolment for the physics diploma programme at the University of Vienna |

**Awards, Merits & Distinctions**

December 2014
December 2012 June 2010 Feb. 2007, 2008 & Jan. 2009 |
Václav Votruba Prize 2014 for the best thesis in theoretical physics
Award of the Universitas 21 Prize Scholarship of the University of Nottingham Graduate School EPSRC PhD studentship at the University of Nottingham Award of three performance scholarships of the University of Vienna |

**Invited Talks**

April 2016
March 2015 February 2014 December 2012 July 2012 |
Invited talk at the workshop "Recent Advances in Continuous-variable Quantum Information Theory" (RACQIT) to be held at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Invited talk at the University of Vienna on the occasion of the Celebration of Reinhold Bertlmann's 70th Birthday Invited talk at the workshop " Quantum Mechanics Tests in Particle, Atomic, Nuclear and Complex Systems: 50 years after Bell's renowned theorem" at the European centre for theoretical studies in nuclear physics and related areas (ECT*) in Trento, Italy [download presentation].Invited talk at the "9th Vienna Central European Seminar on Particle Physics and Quantum Field Theory" at the University of Vienna Invited Talk at the Workshop on Effective Gravity in Fluids and Superfluids at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste |

**Contributed Talks**

June 2011
September 2011 June 2012 November 2012 March 2013 June 2013 December 2013 April 2014 September 2014 October 2014 January 2015 July 2015 September 2015 December 2016 March 2017 April 2017 |
Contributed talk at the "8th Central European Quantum Information Processing Workshop (CEQIP)" in Znojmo, Czech Republic [download presentation]
Contributed talk at the conference "Relativistic Quantum Information North" at the Instituto de Física Fundamental, CSIC in Madrid [download presentation] Contributed talk at the workshop "Relativity meets Entanglement and High Energy" at Imperial College, London Contributed talk at the conference RQI-N 2012 at Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [watch video] Contributed talk at the postgraduate conference Quantum Square at the University of Nottingham Contributed talk at the workshop "Theory Meets Experiment: Finding Proposals Towards Testing Foundational Issues in Particle Physics" at the Erwin Schrödinger Institute of the University of Vienna Contributed talk at the workshop When Relativistic Quantum Information met Analogue Gravity held at the University of Nottingham Contributed talk at the RQI-N 2013 workshop held at the University of Nottingham Contributed talk at the 23rd SFB FoQuS meeting held at the University of Vienna Contributed talk at the 25th SFB FoQuS meeting held at the Atominstitut of the Vienna University of Technology Contributed talk at the Seventh International Workshop DICE 2014 titled "Spacetime - Matter - Quantum Mechanics ... news on missing links" at Castello Pasquini/Castiglioncello (Tuscany, Italy). Contributed talk at the 27th SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Innsbruck Contributed talk at QUAINT-EPSRC-FQXi workshop on Quantum Cybernetics & Control 2015 at the University of Nottingham Contributed talk at the RQI-N 2015 workshop at Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA [download presentation (pdf)] Contributed talk at the Joint Annual Meeting of the Austrian Physical Society and the Swiss Physical Society in Vienna Contributed talk at the Focus Meeting Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Thermodynamics in Smolenice, Slovakia Contributed talk at the 35th SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Vienna Contributed talk at the 5th Quantum Thermodynamics Conference at the University of Oxford Contributed talk at the Workshop Secure Communication via Quantum Channels at ZIF in Bielefeld, Germany |

**Seminar Talks**

October 2008
March 2010 October 2010 November 2010 Februrary 2012 April 2012 May 2012 October 2012 November 2012 February 2013 August 2013 October 2013 April 2014 October 2014 November 2014 January 2015 February 2015 April 2015 September 2015 March 2016 June 2016 September 2016 June 2017 |
Talk at the Vienna Theory Lunch Seminar at the Vienna University of Technology (TU), invited by D. Grumiller
Talk at the Particle Physics Seminar at the University of Vienna, invited by R. A. Bertlmann Seminar talk at the University of Nottingham, invited by I. Fuentes Seminar talk at the Joint Cold Atoms & Quantum Information Seminar at the University of Nottingham, invited by L. Hackermüller Seminar talk at the University of Queensland, Australia, invited by T. C. Ralph Seminar talk at the Mathematical Physics Seminar at the University of York, invited by E. Hawkins Seminar talk at the CNQO Seminar at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, invited by D. Oi [download presentation] Seminar talk at the QC&I Seminar at the Department of Mathematics at the University of Bristol, invited by A. Winter Talk at the Quantum Information Seminar at the School of Physics and Astronomy at the Unversity of Leeds, invited by J. Dunningham Talk at the IQOQI Seminar at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information in Innsbruck, invited by H. Briegel Talk at the University of Oxford, invited by V. Vedral Talk at the CQIF Seminar at the University of Cambridge, invited by P. Skrzypczyk Talk at the QOQI Seminar at the University of Queensland, invited by T. C. Ralph Talk at the University of Sydney, invited by N. C. Menicucci Talks at the Quantum Information Seminar at the IQOQI Innsbruck, organized by W. Dür and M. Tiersch [download presentation] Talk at the Quantum Information Seminar at the IQOQI Innsbruck, organized by Hans J. Briegel Talk at the GIQ Seminar at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, organized by M. Huber [download presentation] Talk at the Quantum Information Seminar at the IQOQI Innsbruck, organized by Hans J. Briegel Seminar talk at the University of Siegen Talk at the Doppler Institute Seminar at the Czech Technical University in Prague, on the occasion of the award of the Václav Votruba Prize 2014 for the best thesis in theoretical physics Talk at the QIC Seminar at the University of Innsbruck, organized by H. J. Briegel Talk at the RCQI Seminar at the Institute of Physics of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, invited by M. Ziman Seminar talk at the Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, invited by Göran Johansson Seminar talk at Université de Genève, invited by Marcus Huber Seminar talk at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information in Vienna, invited by Časlav Brukner [download pdf] Seminar talk at ICFO - Institut de Ciències Fotòniques in Castelldefels (Barcelona) invited by Antonio Acín Seminar talk at the Vienna Theory Lunch Seminar at the Vienna University of Technology |

**Conference Organization**

June/July 2011
June 2012 - Mai 2013 July 2012 - June 2013 June 2012 - June 2013 January 2016 - July 2016 |
Local organizing committee for the ESF PESC Strategic Workshop on "Signatures of Quantumness in Complex
Systems" in Nottingham Organizer of the Relativistic Quantum Information Seminar at the University of Nottingham Organizing committee for the postgraduate workshop "Quantum Fields, Gravity & Information 2013" held in Nottingham in April 2013. Organizing committee for the conference RQI-N 2013 held in Nottingham in June 2013 Organizer of the 2016 summer school "Introductory Course on Quantum Information" held at the University of Innsbruck, 12th-14th of July 2016 |

**Conferences & Workshops**

August 2005 & August 2006
September 2008 June 2009 September 2009 June 2010 October 2010 November 2010 March 2011 June 2013 October 2013 June 2014 July 2014 December 2014 February 2015 March 2015 December 2015 June 2016 June/July 2016 July 2016 |
Attendance of the European Forum Alpbach as volunteer stipendiary
Attendance of the "DPG - School of Physics - Foundations of Quantum Physics" of the German physical society Participation in "2nd Vienna Symposium on the Foundations of Modern Physics" at the Faculty of Physics of the University of Vienna Attendance of the intensive course on "The black hole information paradox" at SISSA in Trieste, Italy Participation in the workshop "Testing Foundations of Quantum Mechanics at Different Energy Scales" in honour of Reinhold A. Bertlmann Participation in the "CoQuS II Kick-Off Workshop" at the Faculty of Physics of the University of Vienna Attendance of the "Relativistic Quantum Information 4 Workshop" at the University of Queensland, Australia Attendance of the "Relativistic Quantum Information Mini-Workshop" at the University of Nottingham Poster presentation at the conference CEQIP 2013 in Valtice, Czech Republic [download poster (pdf)] Poster presentation at the 22nd SFB FoQuS meeting in Innsbruck Poster presentation at the conference CEQIP 2014 in Znojmo, Czech Republic [download poster (pdf)] Poster presentation at the conference "Quantum [Un]Speakables II: 50 Years of Bell's Theorem" held at the University of Vienna Poster presentation at the 2nd Seefeld Workshop on Quantum Information held in Seefeld, Tyrol, Austria Attendance of the 26th SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Innsbruck Attendance of the 28th SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Vienna Attendance of the workshop "Advances and future of fundamental problems of quantum physics studied at different energies" in Vienna, organized by Beatrix Hiesmayr Attendance of the 29th SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Innsbruck Attendance of the 31st SFB FoQuS meeting at the Atominstitut of the Vienna University of Technology Attendance of the 13th Central European Quantum Information Processing Workshop (CEQIP) in Valtice, Czech Republic Poster presentation at the 3rd Seefeld Workshop on Quantum Information in Seefeld, Tyrol, Austria Poster presentation of the 33rd SFB FoQuS meeting at the University of Innsbruck Attendance of the workshop Quantum Science: Implementations in Benasque, Spain |

**Teaching Experience**

October 2008 - Februar 2009 March - July 2009 October 2009 - Februar 2010 March - July 2010 March 2010 - September 2010 October 2010 - June 2013 October 2014 - January 2015 March - June 2015 October 2015 - January 2016 March - June 2016 October 2016 - February 2017 |
Tutor for theoretical physics at the University of Vienna, supervision of the modules"Theoretical Physics I - Classical Mechanics" "Theoretical Physics II - Quantum Mechanics" "Theoretical Physics I - Classical Mechanics" and "Quantum physics for Non-physicists" "Seminar entanglement, relativity, decoherence and geometry in quantum physics II" and "Quantum physics without formalism - Interdisciplinary seminar on quantum physics" Lecturer of the module "Exercises for Theoretical Physics II - Quantum Mechanics" at the University of ViennaPostgraduate Student Teacher at the University of Nottingham for the modules"HG1 MPA - Mathematics for Physics and Astronomy" "G12 VEC - Vector Calculus" and "G12IMP Introduction to Mathematical Physics" Lecturer of the module "Proseminar Relativitätstheorie" (Proseminar Theory of Relativity) at the University of InnsbruckLecturer of the module "Proseminar Quantentheorie" (Proseminar quantum theory) at the University of InnsbruckLecturer of the modules "Proseminar Relativitätstheorie" (Proseminar Theory of Relativity) and "Proseminar Theoretische Quanteninformation" (Proseminar Theoretical Quantum Information) at the University of InnsbruckLecturer of the module "Proseminar Quantentheorie" (Proseminar quantum theory) at the University of InnsbruckLecturer of the module "Proseminar Theoretische Quanteninformation" (Proseminar theoretical quantum information) at the University of Innsbruck |