Alexander von Humboldt Foundation appointed Birgit Stiller as Henriette Herz Scout

Birgit Stiller, independent group leader in quantum optoacoustics at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, studies the interaction…

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WOMBAT 5 in Campinas, Brazil

Half of our group went to the Workshop of OptoMechanics and Brillouin scattering (WOMBAT) in Campinas. Organized by Prof. Gustavo Wiederhecker and…

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Best presentation award for Laura Blázquez Martínez!

Congratulations to Laura Blázquez Martínez who won one of the best presentation awards at the workshop for optomechanics and Brillouin scattering 2024…

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New group members

Welcome to our new group members Benjamin Sturm and Paulina Rivera Fuentes!

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Towards the quantum of sound

A team of scientists at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light led by Dr. Birgit Stiller has succeeded in cooling traveling sound waves in…

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New paper in Optica Quantum

Detecting an eavesdropper in a quantum channel is essential in a quantum key distribution system. Sender Alice and receiver Bob (or all other involved…

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