Nicolas Gisin - Université de Genève
Nicolas Gisin serves as the head of the Group of Applied Physics
at Geneva University. In August 2009, he was awarded the first Biennial John Stewart Bell Prize for Research on Fundamental Issues in Quantum Mechanics and their Applications for his theoretical and experimental work on foundations and applications of quantum physics. His latest publications include: Quantum nonlocality : how does nature do it ?
(Science, 326, 1357-8, 2009); Quantifying multipartite nonlocality
, with Jean-Daniel Bancal, Cyril Branciard and Stefano Pironio (Physical Review Letters, 103
, 090503-1/4, 2009) and A solid-state light-matter interface at the single-photon level
, with Hugues de Riedmatten, Mikael Afzelius, Matthias Staudt and Christoph Simon (Nature, 456
, 773-777, 2008).
Professor Gisin received his PhD in Physics from the University of Geneva.
Watch the video
of Professor Gisin's speech at the John Stuart Bell Prize event, and view his slide presentation on Quantum Nonlocality.
Read the abstract
of the paper Professor Gisin presented for STI's Is Science Compatible with Our Desire for Freedom?
View his presentation
Watch a YouTube video
of his STI presentation.