2011 QIPC Young Investigator Award

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We are happy to announce that, by decision of the QUIE2T Advisory Board of Experts and upon approval by the QUIE2T Coordination Steering committee, the 2011 European Quantum Information Young Investigator Award has been awarded jointly to:

Dr. Ronald Hanson
For his experimental work on the coherent control and measurements of single spins in solids, and his proven leadership and independence through the successful establishment of his own research group

and to

Dr. Stefano Pironio
For his theoretical contributions to the study of quantum correlations and quantum communications, concerning in particular device-independent quantum cryptography

The Award, consisting of a diploma and 4000€ will be presented at the QIPC conference in Zürich, September 5-9, 2011. On behalf of the QUIE2T Coordination Steering Committee, we extend our congratulations and best wishes!