PhD in Experimental Physics (Atom Optics/Interferometry), Universität Konstanz, Germany (1997)

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Current Research

  • Experimental Quantum Information and Communication

  • Single Photon Technologies, Atom-Light interaction

Selected Publications

  1. H.S. Poh, S.K. Joshi, A. Cerè, A. Cabello, and C. Kurtsiefer, "Approaching Tsirelson's bound in a photon pair experiment", Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 180408 (2015).

  2. B. Srivathsan, G.K. Gulati, A. Cerè, B. Chng, and C. Kurtsiefer: Reversing the temporal envelope of a heralded single photon using a cavity. Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 163601 (2014)

  3. P.K. Tan, G.H. Yeo, H.S. Poh, A.H. Chan, and C. Kurtsiefer: Measuring Temporal Photon Bunching in Blackbody Radiation. Astrophysics Journal 789, L10 (2014)

  4. I. Gerhardt, Q. Liu, A. Lamas-Linares, J. Skaar, V. Scarani, V. Makarov, and C. Kurtsiefer: Experimentally faking the violation of Bell's inequalities, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 170404 (2011)

  5. S.A. Aljunid, M.K. Tey, B. Chng, T. Liew, G. Maslennikov, V. Scarani, and C. Kurtsiefer: Phase shift of a weak coherent beam induced by a single atom. Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 153601 (2009)

  6. M.K. Tey, Z. Chen, S.A. Aljunid, B. Chng, F. Huber, G. Maslennikov, and Ch. Kurtsiefer, "Strong interaction between light and a single trapped atom without the need for a cavity", Nat. Phys. 4, 924 (2008)

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