We work in quantum mechanics and 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. Read more


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Friday, March 29, 2019

A new institute the Trieste Institute for the Theory of Quantum Technologies (TQT) was formally opened this week, on 25th March, at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics with a keynote lecture from Professor Cirac.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Mauro Paternostro (Professor, Queen's University Belfast)

Learning is not a prerogative of just humans or animals. Artificial “intelligent agents’’ are devices that, by acquiring information on their environment, apply strategies to maximise the chance of succeeding in a given goal.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Angelo Bassi was hosted on Tele4 and interviewed about the research work, relations between the academic world and the general public, the University of Trieste and the Italian brain drain.

Here the link to the interview.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

How does the world crystallise from quantum weirdness? We might just have the answer, says a new article on the cover of the July 14, 2018 issue of the New Scientist. And that answer could be given by the TEQ project, lead by Angelo Bassi.

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