Anton Zeilinger

Physicist, Academic

1945 –

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Who is Anton Zeilinger?

Anton Zeilinger is an Austrian quantum physicist who in 2008 received the Inaugural Isaac Newton Medal of the Institute of Physics for "his pioneering conceptual and experimental contributions to the foundations of quantum physics, which have become the cornerstone for the rapidly-evolving field of quantum information". Zeilinger is professor of physics at the University of Vienna and Senior Scientist at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information IQOQI at the Austrian Academy of Sciences. Most of his research concerns the fundamental aspects and applications of quantum entanglement.

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Born
May 20, 1945
Ried im Innkreis
Also known as
  • Цайлингер, Антон
  • 安东·蔡林格
Nationality
  • Austria
Profession
Education
  • University of Vienna
Employment
  • Humboldt University of Berlin
  • University of Vienna
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lived in
  • Austria

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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