Course 189

Ion Traps for Tomorrow’s Applications

22 - 30 July


  • Laser cooling and state preparation
  • Quantum information processing with trapped ions
  • Ion Coulomb crystals and structural transitions
  • Fundamental physics with trapped particles and antiparticles
  • High precision mass measurements of exotic ions
  • Quantum electrodynamics with trapped ions
  • Microtraps and multipole traps
  • Frequency standards
  • Quantum simulators with trapped ions
  • Quantum information processing with trapped electrons
  • Cold molecular ions
  • Interactions between atoms and trapped ions

    R. Blatt – University of Innsbruck and Austrian Academy of Sciences (Austria)
    K. Blaum – Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Heidelberg (Germany)
    M. Drewsen – Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Aarhus (Denmark)
    J. Eschner – Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken (Germany)
    S. Fishman – Department of Physics, Technion, Haifa (Israel)
    G. Gabr ielse – Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (USA)
    S. Hasegawa – Department of Physics, School of Science, University of Tokyo (Japan)
    D. Leibfr ied – NIST, Boulder, CO (USA)
    D. Lucas – Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford University (UK)
    H. Marg olis – National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (UK)
    C. Monroe – Joint Quantum Institute and Department of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD (USA)
    A. Retzker – Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)
    W. Schleich – Institut für Quantenphysik, Universität Ulm (Germany)
    S. Schlemmer – I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany)
    S. Willitsch – Departement Chemie, Universität Basel (Switzerland)

Directors of the Course:
    M. Knoop – Université d’Aix-Marseille/CNRS, Marseille (France)
    I. Marzoli – Scuola di Scienze e Tecnologie, Sezione di Fisica, Università di Camerino (Italy)
    G. Morigi – Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken (Germany)

Scientific Secretary:
    M. Knoop – Université d’Aix-Marseille/CNRS, Marseille (France)

Deadline for application: 6 May 2013

Correspondence and application forms should be sent to:
    Martina Knoop
    Université d’Aix-Marseille/CNRS
    Centre de St Jerome
    Case C21
    13397 Marseille (France)
    Tel.: ++33-491288026 Fax: ++33-491288745

Arrival day: Sunday, 21 July 2013

Opening of the Course: Monday, 22 July 2013 – 9.00 a.m.

Closing of the Course: Tuesday, 30 July 2013 – 12.30 p.m.

Participation fee: € 1300,00 (for attendance, full board, lodging and Proceedings)

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