Dr. Cecilia Cormick

Contact Information:

cecilia.cormick[at]uni-ulm.de
number (+49) 0731 50 22909

Institute for Theoretical Physics
Ulm University
Albert-Einstein Allee 11D-89069 Ulm
Germany
Office O25/442

Current position:

postdoctoral researcher

Curriculum vitae

Research interests:

– Open quantum systems.
– Ion Coulomb crystals.
– Quantum effects in biological systems.

Recent publications:

1. C. Arenz, C. Cormick, D. Vitali and G. Morigi, Generation of two-mode entangled states by quantum reservoir engineering. J. Phys. B 46, 224001 (2013).
2. C. Cormick, A. Bermudez, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio. Preparation of the ground state of a spin chain by dissipation in a structured environment. New J. Phys. 15, 073027 (2013).
3. J. D. Baltrusch, C. Cormick and G. Morigi. Quantum quenches of ion Coulomb
crystals across structural instabilities II: Thermal effects. Phys. Rev. A 87, 032116 (2013).
4. C. Cormick and G. Morigi. “Ion chains in high-finesse cavities”. Phys. Rev. A 87, 013829 (2013).
5. F. Cartarius, C. Cormick and G. Morigi. “Stability and dynamics of ion rings in linear multipole traps”. Phys. Rev. A 87, 013425 (2013).
6. R. Dorner, J. Goold, C. Cormick, M. Paternostro and V. Vedral. “Emergent thermodynamics in a quenched quantum many-body system”. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 160601 (2012).
7. J. D. Baltrusch, C. Cormick and G. Morigi. “Quantum quenches of ion Coulomb crystals across structural instabilities”. Phys. Rev. A 86, 032104 (2012).
8. C. Cormick and G. Morigi. “Structural transitions of ion strings in a quantum potential”. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 053003 (2012).