Quantum information and metrology

Manuel Gessner

Junior Research Chair

École Normale Supérieure

Département de Physique

24 Rue Lhomond

75005 Paris

Office: GH216

Email: name.surname [-at-] ens.fr


  • Quantum metrology: multiparameter theory, sensitivity limits, role of entanglement
  • Generation, detection and characterization of quantum correlations
  • Theoretical quantum optics and ultracold atoms
  • Open quantum systems and complex dynamics
  • Experiments with cold atoms / BECs, trapped ions and photons

Brief CV

since 2018

Junior Research Chair, École Normale Supérieure, Paris

2015 - 2018

PostDoc, Feodor-Lynen Fellow (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation)

QSTAR, LENS and INO-CNR, Florence

Group of Augusto Smerzi


PhD in Physics, Universität Freiburg

Group of Andreas Buchleitner

2012 - 2013

Visiting PhD Student, University of California, Berkeley

Group of Hartmut Häffner


Diplom (Physik), Universität Freiburg

Group of Heinz-Peter Breuer