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Johannes Kofler – List of Talks

 

 

Scientific talks

 

1

Series of three lectures – Local Realism, Macroscopic Realism, Multipartite Entanglement [invited]

Nanjing University, Nanjing, China (April 2017)

2

No Fine theorem for macroscopic realism: Limitations of the Leggett-Garg inequality [invited]

KCIK, Sopot, Poland (Nov. 2016)

3

No Fine theorem for macroscopic realism [invited]

2nd International Conference on Quantum Foundations, National Institute of Technology, Patna, India (Oct. 2016)

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4

Loophole-free test of Bell’s theorem with entangled photons [invited]

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali, India (Oct. 2016)

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5

Probability polytopes of spatially and temporally separated measurement [invited]

Workshop “Temporal Quantum Correlations and Steering”, University of Siegen, Germany (Oct. 2016)

6

The structures of spatially and temporally separated measurements [invited]

Physics Day, University of Warwick, United Kingdom (Sept. 2016)

7

No Fine theorem for macrorealism: Eschewing the Leggett-Garg inequality [invited]

“Quantum and Beyond”, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden (June 2016)

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8

No Fine theorem for macrorealism

MPQ Theory Group Workshop, Oetz, Austria (May 2016)

9

A significant-loophole-free test of Bell’s theorem with entangled photons [invited]

The 46th Winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics (PQE), Snowbird, Utah, USA (Jan. 2016)

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10

Loophole-free Bell tests [invited]

FnP Seminar, MPQ Quantum Dynamics Division, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ), Garching/Munich, Germany (Nov. 2015)

11

Loopholes in Bell tests [invited]

Ringberg meeting, MPQ Laser Spectroscopy Division, Ringberg Castle, Germany (Aug. 2015)

12

Necessary and sufficient conditions for macroscopic realism from quantum mechanics [invited]

“Quantum Theory: from Foundations to Technologies”, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden (June 2015)

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13

Requirements for a loophole-free Bell test using imperfect setting generators [invited]

“Quantum Physics of Nature (QuPoN)”, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (May 2015)

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14

Testing local realism, macrorealism, and quantum mechanics itself [invited]

Group of Applied Physics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland (Feb. 2015)

15

Testing local realism, macrorealism, and quantum mechanics itself [invited]

Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria (Dec. 2014)

16

Randomness in Bell tests, quantum cryptography, and Bohmian mechanics

MPQ Theory Group Workshop, Passau, Germany (Nov. 2014)

17

50 years after Bell’s theorem: Getting close to a loophole-free experiment [invited]

“50 years of Bell’s inequality”, University of Valencia, Spain (Nov. 2014)

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18

Requirements for a definitive Bell test [invited]

“DimWit Meeting”, KCIK, Sopot, Poland (June 2014)

19

Necessary adaptation of the CH/Eberhard inequality bound for a loophole-free Bell test [invited]

“Quantum Theory: from Problems to Advances”, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden (June 2014)

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20

Quantum entanglement and macroscopic quantum superpositions [invited]

University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (June 2014)

21

Towards a definitive Bell test

MPQ Theory Group Workshop, Kitzbühel, Austria (Dec. 2013)

22

Closing loopholes in Bell tests of local realism [invited]

Workshop “Quantum Physics and the Nature of Reality”, International Academy Traunkirchen, Traunkirchen, Austria (Nov. 2013)

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23

‘No-signaling in time’ as an alternative to the Leggett-Garg inequalities [invited]

University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland (Sept. 2013)

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24

Bell violation with entangled photons and without the fair-sampling assumption

17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Munich, Germany (July 2013)

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25

Photonic Bell violation closing the fair-sampling loophole

Workshop “Quantum Information and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics”, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (July 2013)

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26

Bell and Leggett-Garg inequalities in tests of local and macroscopic realism [invited]

University of Valencia, Valenica, Spain (June 2013)

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27

Bell and Leggett-Garg tests of local and macroscopic realism [invited]

Theory Colloquium, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany (June 2013)

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28

Quantum entanglement and macroscopic quantum superpositions [invited]

Quantum Information Symposium, Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria), Klosterneuburg, Austria (March 2013)

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29

Entanglement swapping and quantum teleportation [invited]

Johannes Kepler University Linz, Linz, Austria (Dec. 2012)

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30

A comparison between Bell’s local realism and Leggett-Garg’s macrorealism

MPQ Theory Group Workshop, Friedrichshafen, Germany (Sept. 2012)

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31

A condition for macroscopic realism beyond the Leggett-Garg inequalities

APS March Meeting, Boston, USA (March 2012)

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32

The measurement problem

Quantum Foundations Seminar, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ), Garching/Munich, Germany (Dec. 2011)

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33

Macrorealism, the freedom-of-choice loophole, and an EPR-type BEC experiment [invited]

Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ), Garching/Munich, Germany (July 2011)

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34

A Bell test with freedom of choice [invited]

Workshop “Concepts of Reality in the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics”, International Academy Traunkirchen, Traunkirchen, Austria (July 2011)

 

35

Violation of local realism with freedom of choice

APS March Meeting, Dallas, USA (March 2011)

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36

Quantum physics and information [invited]

Workshop “Basic Ideas in Science: Causality”, Academia Europaea & Klaus Tschira Foundation, Venice, Italy (May 2009)

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37

Decoherence in the brain

Seminar “Quantum physics and biology”, Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (June 2008)

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38

Quantum, classical & coarse-grained measurements [invited]

Young Researchers Conference, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, Canada (Dec. 2007)

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39

The conditions for violating macroscopic realism [invited]

Centre of Quantum Information Technologies, National University of Singapore, Singapore (Aug. 2007)

 

40

Macroscopic realism emerging from quantum physics

15th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom (March 2007)

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41

Algorithmic complexity and quantum physics

Breakfast Talk, Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria (March 2007)

 

42

Classical world because of quantum physics [invited]

University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom (Sept. 2006)

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43

Classical world because of quantum physics [invited]

Queens’s University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom (Sept. 2006)

 

44

Unentscheidbarkeit, Makrorealismus, Ressourcen (in German)

“Gedankenexperimente Traunkirchen”, Traunkrichen, Austria (Sept. 2006)

 

45

Entanglement revealed by macroscopic observations

13th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics (CEWQO), Vienna, Austria (May 2006)

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46

Entanglement revealed by macroscopic observations [invited]

SFB Meeting of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria (April 2006)

 

47

Experimenter’s freedom in Bell's theorem and quantum cryptography [invited]

“Non-local Seminar Bratislava-Vienna”, Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Feb. 2006)

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48

Die Grenzen der Quantenmechanik Schrödingers Katze und Makrorealismus (in German)

Seminar “Grundlagen der modernen Quantenphysik”, Institute of Experimental Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Jan. 2006)

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49

Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker: “Aufbau der Physik” (in German)

Breakfast Talk, Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria (Nov. 2005)

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50

Entanglement between collective properties

55th Annual Meeting of the Austrian Physical Society (ÖPG), University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Sept. 2005)

 

51

Entanglement between collective operators in a linear harmonic chain

Summer School “Quantum Information Theory and Technology”, Belfast, United Kingdom (Sept. 2005)

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52

Entanglement and collective operators

Summer School “Quantum Computation and Quantum Information”, NATO Advanced Study Institute, Chania, Greece (May 2005)

 

53

Dry laser cleaning and focusing of light in axially symmetric systems

Fourth International Workshop on Laser Cleaning, Macquarie University Sydney, Sydney, Australia (Dec. 2004)

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Popular scientific talks

 

54

Grundlagen der Quantenphysik – von einem neuen Weltbild zu neuen Technologien (in German) [invited]

Bergakademie Alumni der Studienstiftung, Wildhaus, Switzerland (Sept. 2016)

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55

Gibt es einen absoluten Zufall in der Natur? (in German) [invited]

Sommerakademie Pro Scientia, Raabs an der Thaya, Austria (Sept. 2016)

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56

Sein oder Nichtsein: Existiert Schrödingers Katze? (in German) [invited]

Café & Kosmos, Muffatwerk, Munich, Germany (July 2016)

57

Die Zeit in der Physik (in German) [invited]

Workshop “Die Zeit und das Denken”, International Academy Traunkirchen, Traunkirchen, Austria (Sept. 2011)

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58

Von der klassischen Physik zur Quantenmechanik (in German) [invited]

Origin Symposium, Ars Electronica 2011, Brucknerhaus, Linz, Austria (Sept. 2011)

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59

Den Quanten auf der Spur – von der Grundlagenforschung zum Quantencomputer (in German) [invited]

“Deep Space Live”, Ars Electronica Center, Linz, Austria (Aug. 2011)

Media coverage: Oberösterreichische Nachrichten [pdf]

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60

Von der Grundlagenforschung zur Quantentechnologie (in German) [invited]

Rotary Club Vienna West, Vienna, Austria (Aug. 2011)

 

61

Den Quanten auf der Spur (in German) [invited]

Workshop for gifted pupils from Upper Austria, International Academy Traunkirchen, Traunkirchen, Austria (June 2011)

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62

Quantencomputer und Quantenkryptographie – demnächst auch in Ihrem Laptop? (in German) [invited]

Club IT der Wirtschaftskammer Wien, Vienna, Austria (May 2011)

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63

Quanteneffekte in der Alltagswelt? (in German) [invited]

Lange Nacht der Forschung, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria (Nov. 2008)

 

64

Macroscopic realism emerging from a quantum world [invited]

Stipendiatenwochenende 2008, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria (Jan. 2008)

 

 

Prize lectures

 

65

Quanteneffekte in der Alltagswelt? (in German) [invited]

Loschmidt Prize Lecture, Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Jan. 2010)

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66

Lichtfokussierung durch Mikrokugeln (in German) [invited]

Wilhelm Macke Prize Lecture, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Linz, Austria (March 2005)

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Academic defenses

 

67

Quantum violation of macroscopic realism and the transition to classical physics

PhD Defense, Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Oct. 2008)

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68

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

Diploma Defense, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Linz, Austria (Nov. 2004)

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Speeches

 

69

Dankesworte (in German) [invited]

Appreciation Award (Würdigungspreis), Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research, Vienna, Austria (Nov. 2009)

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70

Dankesworte (in German) [invited]

Doc Awards, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (March 2009)

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71

Dankesworte (in German) [invited]

Promotio sub auspiciis Praesidentis rei publicae, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (March 2009)

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