The core activity of the group is quantum mechanics, with particular attention to its foundations: the measurement problem, the meaning of the wave function, entaglement and nonlocality, the quantum-to-classical transition, the relation between quantum theory and relativity/gravity. Active collaboations include mathematical, theoretical and experimental physicists. Read more

 

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 17:00
Matteo Carlesso (Ph.D. student, University of Trieste)
Quantum brownian motion is the paradigm of an open quantum system and it finds applications in several physical contexts.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 15:00
Tommaso Guaita (University of Milano, Italy)
Dynamical reduction models have been proposed as a possible solution to the well known measurement problem in quantum mechanics.
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 18:00
Giovanni Perosa (University of Trieste, Italy)
The aim of this seminar is to describe the problem affecting heat transfer equation in a relativistic frame and the efforts to solve it.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 16:30
Mauro Paternostro (Queen's University Belfast, U.K.)
Thermodynamics is an inherently macroscopic theory that describes energy-exchange processes between a system and its environment, and the extraction of work from a driven system.

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