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Johannes Kofler – List of Publications

 

 

Peer reviewed articles

 

1

J. Handsteiner, A. S. Friedman, D. Rauch, J. Gallicchio, B. Liu, H. Hosp, J. Kofler, D. Bricher, M. Fink, C. Leung, A. Mark, H. T. Nguyen, I. Sanders, F. Steinlechner, R. Ursin, S. Wengerowsky, A. H. Guth, D. I. Kaiser, T. Scheidl, and A. Zeilinger

Cosmic Bell Test: Measurement Settings from Milky Way Stars

Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 060401 (2017)

Media coverage: Physics Today, ScienceNews, Nature, The Atlantic

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2

E. A. Aguilar, R. Ramanathan, J. Kofler, and M. Pawłowski

Completely device-independent quantum key distribution

Phys. Rev. A 94, 022305 (2016)

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arxiv

3

L. Clemente and J. Kofler

No Fine theorem for macrorealism: Limitations of the Leggett-Garg inequality

Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 150401 (2016)

Media coverage: PhysOrg.com, ScienceDaily, innovations report, pro-physik.de

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arxiv

4

J. Kofler, M. Giustina, J.-Å. Larsson, and M. W. Mitchell

Requirements for a loophole-free photonic Bell test using imperfect setting generators

Phys. Rev. A 93, 032115 (2016)

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arxiv

5

X. Ma, J. Kofler, and A. Zeilinger

Delayed-choice gedanken experiments and their realizations

Rev. Mod. Phys. 88, 015005 (2016)

Media coverage: PhysOrg.com, Der Standard

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arxiv

6

M. Giustina, M. A. M. Versteegh, S. Wengerowsky, J. Handsteiner, A. Hochrainer, K. Phelan, F. Steinlechner, J. Kofler, J.-Å. Larsson, C. Abellán, W. Amaya, V. Pruneri, M. W. Mitchell, J. Beyer, T. Gerrits, A. E. Lita, L. K. Shalm, S. W. Nam, T. Scheidl, R. Ursin, B. Wittmann, and A. Zeilinger

Significant-loophole-free test of Bell’s theorem with entangled photons

Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 250401 (2015)

Viewpoint: Closing the Door on Einstein and Bohr’s Quantum Debate

Media coverage: ScienceNews

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7

L. Clemente and J. Kofler

Necessary and sufficient conditions for macroscopic realism from quantum mechanics

Phys. Rev. A 91, 062103 (2015)

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8

A. Khrennikov, S. Ramelow, R. Ursin, B. Wittmann, J. Kofler, and I. Basieva

On the equivalence of the Clauser-Horne and Eberhard inequality based tests

Phys. Scr. T163, 014019 (2014)

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arxiv

9

J.-Å. Larsson, M. Giustina, J. Kofler, B. Wittmann, R. Ursin, and S. Ramelow

Bell-inequality violation with entangled photons, free of the coincidence-time loophole

Phys. Rev. A 90, 032107 (2014)

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arxiv

10

M. Schlosshauer, J. Kofler, and A. Zeilinger

A snapshot of foundational attitudes toward quantum mechanics

Stud. Hist. Phil. Mod. Phys. 44, 222 (2013)

Media coverage: Technology Review, PhysicsCentral.com, Nature News, ORF, Der Standard, PhysicsWorld.com, NBCnews.com, Physik Journal, BBC, Washington Post, ScienceNews, Physics World [pdf]

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11

J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

Condition for macroscopic realism beyond the Leggett-Garg inequalities

Phys. Rev. A 87, 052115 (2013)

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arxiv

12

M. Giustina, A. Mech, S. Ramelow, B. Wittmann, J. Kofler, J. Beyer, A. Lita, B. Calkins, T. Gerrits, S. W. Nam, R. Ursin, and A. Zeilinger

Bell violation using entangled photons without the fair-sampling assumption

Nature 497, 227 (2013)

Media coverage: Der Standard, futurezone.at, innovations report, pro-physik.de, R&D, ScienceDaily (1), ScienceDaily (2), Primeur Magazine, PhysicsWorld.com

arxiv

13

X. Ma, J. Kofler, A. Qarry, N. Tetik, T. Scheidl, R. Ursin, S. Ramelow, T. Herbst, L. Ratschbacher, A. Fedrizzi, T. Jennewein, and A. Zeilinger

Quantum erasure with causally disconnected choice

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 110, 1221 (2013)

Media coverage: ORF, Die Presse, PhysOrg.com (1), ScienceDaily, PhysOrg.com (2), New Scientist Deutschland

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arxiv

14

X. Ma, S. Kropatschek, W. Naylor, T. Scheidl, J. Kofler, T. Herbst, A. Zeilinger, and R. Ursin

Experimental quantum teleportation over a high-loss free-space channel

Opt. Express 20, 23126 (2012)

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arxiv

15

J. Kofler, M. Singh, M. Ebner, M. Keller, M. Kotyrba, and A. Zeilinger

Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen correlations from colliding Bose-Einstein condensates

Phys. Rev. A 86, 032115 (2012)

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arxiv

16

X. Ma, T. Herbst, T. Scheidl, D. Wang, S. Kropatschek, W. Naylor, A. Mech, B. Wittmann, J. Kofler, E. Anisimova, V. Makarov, T. Jennewein, R. Ursin, and A. Zeilinger

Quantum teleportation over 143 kilometres using active feed-forward

Nature 489, 269 (2012)

Media coverage: Technology Review, Kurzweil AI, Forbes (1), PhysicsWorld.com, The Register, ScienceNews, PhysOrg.com (1), NBCnews.com, Nanowerk, Scientific American Online, Welt Online, Süddeutsche.de, Stern.de, ScienceDaily, PhysOrg.com (2), N24, Focus, Financial Times Deutschland, Der Standard, Spiegel Online, ORF, Forbes (2), ESA News, Berliner Morgenpost, Frankfurter Rundschau, Handelsblatt, Sina.com, El País.com, Wired, Nature News Feature, Reach Magazine [pdf]

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17

X. Ma, S. Zotter, J. Kofler, R. Ursin, T. Jennewein, Č. Brukner, and A. Zeilinger

Experimental delayed-choice entanglement swapping

Nature Phys. 8, 479 (2012)

Media coverage: ORF, Der Standard, Wiener Zeitung, Salzburger Nachrichten, ScienceDaily, PhysOrg.com, Ars Technica, Azonano.com

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18

X. Ma, S. Zotter, J. Kofler, T. Jennewein, and A. Zeilinger

Experimental generation of single photons via active multiplexing

Phys. Rev. A 83, 043814 (2011)

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arxiv

19

T. Scheidl, R. Ursin, J. Kofler, S. Ramelow, X. Ma, T. Herbst, L. Ratschbacher, A. Fedrizzi, N. Langford, T. Jennewein, and A. Zeilinger

Violation of local realism with freedom of choice

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107, 19708 (2010)

Media coverage: ScienceNews [alt.] [pdf], ORF, Der Standard, PhysOrg.com (1), PhysOrg.com (2), New Scientist (cover story) [alt.] [pdf], Science News Focus [alt.] [pdf]

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arxiv

20

M. Pawłowski, J. Kofler, T. Paterek, M. Seevinck, and Č. Brukner

Nonlocal setting and outcome information for violation of Bell’s inequality

New J. Phys. 12, 083051 (2010)

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arxiv

21

M. Zych, F. Costa, J. Kofler, and Č. Brukner

Entanglement between smeared field operators in the Klein-Gordon vacuum

Phys. Rev. D 81, 125019 (2010)

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arxiv

22

T. Paterek, J. Kofler, R. Prevedel, P. Klimek, M. Aspelmeyer, A. Zeilinger, and Č. Brukner

Logical independence and quantum randomness

New J. Phys. 12, 013019 (2010)

Remark: This article was chosen for IOP select and NJP Best of 2010

Media coverage: Highlight in Europhys. News 41/2, 10 (2010) [pdf]

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arxiv

23

T. Scheidl, R. Ursin, A. Fedrizzi, S. Ramelow, X. Ma, T. Herbst, R. Prevedel, L. Ratschbacher, J. Kofler, T. Jennewein, and A. Zeilinger

Feasibility of 300 km quantum key distribution with entangled states

New J. Phys. 11, 085002 (2009)

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arxiv

24

X. Ma, A. Qarry, J. Kofler, T. Jennewein, and A. Zeilinger

Experimental violation of a Bell inequality with two different degrees of freedom of entangled particle pairs

Phys. Rev. A 79, 042101 (2009)

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arxiv

25

W. Son, J. Kofler, M. S. Kim, V. Vedral, and Č. Brukner

Positive phase space transformation incompatible with classical physics

Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 110404 (2009)

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26

J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

Conditions for quantum violation of macroscopic realism

Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 090403 (2008)

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27

J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

Classical world arising out of quantum physics under the restriction of coarse-grained measurements

Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180403 (2007)

Media coverage: New Scientist (cover story) [alt.] [pdf], PhysOrg.com, Nature News, Seed Magazine (cover story) [mp3] [pdf]

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28

J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

Entanglement distribution revealed by macroscopic observations

Phys. Rev. A 74, 050304(R) (2006)

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arxiv

29

M. Lindenthal and J. Kofler

Measuring the absolute photo detection efficiency using photon number correlations

Appl. Opt. 45, 6059 (2006)

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arxiv

30

J. Kofler and N. Arnold

Axially symmetric focusing as a cuspoid diffraction catastrophe: Scalar and vector cases and comparison with the theory of Mie

Phys. Rev. B 73, 235401 (2006)

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arxiv

31

J. Kofler, V. Vedral, M. S. Kim, and Č. Brukner

Entanglement between collective operators in a linear harmonic chain

Phys. Rev. A 73, 052107 (2006)

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arxiv

32

J. Kofler, T. Paterek, and Č. Brukner

Experimenter’s freedom in Bell’s theorem and quantum cryptography

Phys. Rev. A 73, 022104 (2006)

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arxiv

 

Electronic prints

 

33

J. Kofler, S. Ramelow, M. Giustina, and A. Zeilinger

On ‘Bell violation using entangled photons without the fair-sampling assumption’

arxiv:1307.6475 [quant-ph] (2013)

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34

J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

Are there fundamental limits for observing quantum phenomena from within quantum theory?

arxiv:1009.2654 [quant-ph] (2010)

arxiv

35

J. Kofler, N. Burić, and Č. Brukner

Macroscopic realism and spatiotemporal continuity

arxiv:0906.4465 [quant-ph] (2009)

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36

J. Kofler, R. Ursin, Č. Brukner, and A. Zeilinger

Comment on: Testing the speed of ‘spooky action at a distance’

arxiv:0810.4452 [quant-ph] (2008)

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Articles in scientific magazines and proceedings

 

37

J. Kofler and A. Zeilinger

Quantum information and randomness

European Review 18, 469 (2010), Focus: Causality, ed. T. D’haen

Academia Europaea & Cambridge University Press (2010)

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arxiv

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R. Ursin, T. Jennewein, J. Kofler, J. Perdigues, L. Cacciapuoti, C. J. de Matos, M. Aspelmeyer, A. Valencia, T. Scheidl, A. Fedrizzi, A. Acin, C. Barbieri, G. Bianco, Č. Brukner, J. Capmany, S. Cova, D. Giggenbach, W. Leeb, R. H. Hadfield, R. Laflamme, N. Lütkenhaus, G. Milburn, M. Peev, T. Ralph, J. Rarity, R. Renner, E. Samain, N. Solomos, W. Tittel, J. P. Torres, M. Toyoshima, A. Ortigosa-Blanch, V. Pruneri, P. Villoresi, I. Walmsley, G. Weihs, H. Weinfurter, M. Żukowski, and A. Zeilinger

Space-QUEST: Experiments with quantum entanglement in space

Europhys. News 40/3, 26 (2009) & Proc. IAC A2.1.3 (2008)

Media coverage: Scientific American Online

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D. Bäuerle, L. Landström, J. Kofler, N. Arnold, and K. Piglmayer

Laser-processing with colloid monolayers

Proc. SPIE 5339, 20 (2004)

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Contributions in books

 

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J. Kofler and Č. Brukner

A coarse-grained Schrödinger cat

Quantum Communication and Security, eds. M. Żukowski, S. Kilin, and J. Kowalik

IOS Press (2007) [ISBN 978-1586037499]

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41

J. Kofler and N. Arnold

Axially symmetric focusing of light in dry laser cleaning and nanopatterning

Laser Cleaning II, ed. D. M. Kane

World Scientific Publishing (2006) [ISBN 978-9812703729]

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42

D. Bäuerle, T. Gumpenberger, D. Brodoceanu, G. Langer, J. Kofler, J. Heitz, and K. Piglmayer

Laser cleaning and surface modifications: Applications in nano- and biotechnology

Laser Cleaning II, ed. D. M. Kane

World Scientific Publishing (2006) [ISBN 978-9812703729]

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Popular scientific articles and commentaries

 

43

J. Kofler

Rezension: Albert Einstein, Boris Podolsky, Nathan Rosen. Kann die quantenmechanische Beschreibung der physikalischen Realität als vollständig betrachtet werden?

Physik in unserer Zeit 47, 204 (2016)

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44

J. Kofler

Endspiel für den lokalen Realismus

Physik in unserer Zeit 46, 288 (2015)

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45

J. Kofler

Unschärfen in der Unschärferelation

Physik in unserer Zeit 45, 186 (2014)

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46

J. Kofler, S. Ramelow, M. Giustina, R. Ursin, and A. Zeilinger

Quantum experiment preludes the endgame for local realism – photonic Bell violation closes the fair-sampling loophole

2physics.com (9 June 2013)

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47

M. Schlosshauer, J. Kofler, and A. Zeilinger

The interpretation of quantum mechanics: from disagreement to consensus?

Ann. Phys. (Berlin) 525, A51 (2013)

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48

X. Ma, J. Kofler, R. Ursin, and A. Zeilinger

Quantum teleportation over 143 kilometers

2physics.com (4 Nov. 2012)

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49

A. Zeilinger and J. Kofler

La dissolution du paradoxe

Sciences et Avenir Hors-Série, No. 148, p. 54 (Oct./Nov. 2006)

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Monographs

 

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J. Kofler

Quantum violation of macroscopic realism: And how the classical world emerges from the quantum realm

SVH Südwestdeutscher Verlag für Hochschulschriften (2008) [ISBN 978-3838100050]

Remark: This book is a slightly modified version of the dissertation below

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Theses

 

51

J. Kofler

Quantum violation of macroscopic realism and the transition to classical physics

Dissertation, University of Vienna, Austria (2008)

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arxiv

52

J. Kofler

Focusing of light in axially symmetric systems within the wave optics approximation

Diploma Thesis, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria (2004)

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Kurzfassung

 

Publications outside physics

 

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H. Kofler und J. Kofler

Theoretische Konzeption einer geschlossenen Formel für die Steuerprogression – ein „in sich“ gerechter Einkommensteuertarif

Einkommensteuer Körperschaftsteuer Steuerpolitik – Gedenkschrift für Peter Quantschnigg, Hrsg. Bundesministerium für Finanzen und Johannes Kepler Universität Linz

LexisNexis (2010) [ISBN 978-3700746089]

Remark: This article proposes a simple formula for the Austrian income tax.

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