Winter School on QKD - Scholarships available!

Id Quantique

ID Quantique will be organizing the third Winter School on Practical Quantum Cryptography in January 2011 in the Swiss Alps. The goal of this program is to introduce, to a general audience of physicists and computer scientists with little or no background in practical quantum cryptography, this exciting topic in a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere. The program also includes hands-on tutorials, as well key note lectures by renowned researchers Nicolas Gisin (University of Geneva), Renato Renner (ETH Zurich) and Vadim Makarov (Norwegian University of Science and Technology).

A total of four scholarships will be available to cover the Winter School fee from EU funded research projects Q-ESSENCE and QuRep.

Q-ESSENCE Scholarships:
* number: 2
* eligibility: active in a Q-ESSENCE participating institutions on November 1st, 2010

QuRep Scholarships:
* number: 2
* eligibility: enrolled as a PhD student in a European research institutions on November 1st, 2010

'''How to Apply''': Please send a resume and a one-page motivation letter to before November 19th, 2010.