Dr. Javier Almeida

javier.almeida[at]uni-ulm.de
Tel: +49-731-50-22908

Room O25/414
Institute for Theoretical Physics
Ulm University
Albert-Einstein Allee 11
D-89069 Ulm
Germany

Recent publications

“Probing quantum coherence in qubit arrays”. J. A., P. C. de Groot,
S. F. Huelga, A. Liguori, M.B. Plenio;
Jour. Phys. B. (2012, accepted, not yet published).
ArXiv:1208.6490

“Computation of 2-D spectra assisted by compressed sampling”. J. A.,
J. Prior, M.B. Plenio;
Jour. Phys. Chem. Lett. 3, 2692-2696 (2012).

“Quantum Magnetism of Spin-Ladder Compounds with Trapped-Ion
Crystals”
. A. Bermudez, J. A., K. Ott, H. Kaufmann, S. Ulm,
U. Poschinger, F. Schmidt- Kaler, A. Retzker, M.B. Plenio,
New. Jour. Phys. 14, 093042 (2012).

“The nature of the low energy band of the Fenna-Matthews-Olson
complex: vibronic signatures”
. F. Caycedo-Soler, A. Chin, J. A.,
S.F. Huelga, M.B. Plenio;
Jour. Chem. Phys. 136, 155102 (2012).

“Frustrated Quantum Spin Models with Cold Coulomb Crystals”,
A. Bermudez, J. A., F. Schmidt-Kaler, A. Retzker, M. B. Plenio;
Phys. Rev. Lett.
107, 207309 (2011).

Recent talks

“Probing Quantum Coherence in Qubit Arrays”.
Poster contribution. Workshop on Quantum Simulations (QUSIM 2012). 
Bilbao, Spain, 22/10/2012-25/10/2012.

“Electronic Energy Transfer in Photosynthetic Protein-Pigment Complexes”, invited talk.  ISIS, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (Didcot, United Kingdom). 19th April, 2012.

“Lanczos Algorithm: Theory and Applications”. Invited lecturer.
Postgraduate Magnetic Techniques Workshop (Oorganized by Institute of Physics). University of York (United Kingdom),16/04/2012-17/04/2012.

Teaching experience

Subject: Implementation of Quantum Technologies.
Type of subject: Official teaching, master’s degree in physics.
Type of teaching: problem tutorials.
Institution: University of Ulm (Germany)
Dates: 01/10/2011 – 01/04/2012.
Number of hours: 10 hours.

 • Subject: Theoretical Mechanics.
Type of subject: official teaching, degree in physics (third semester).
Type of teaching: problem tutorials.
Institution: University of Ulm (Germany)
Dates: 01/10/2011 – 01/04/2012.
Number of hours: 30 hours.

 • Subject: Quantum Optics and Quantum Coherence.
Type of subject: official teaching, master’s degree in physics (third semester).
Type of teaching: theory.
Institution: University of Ulm (Germany)
Number of hours: 3 hours/lecture, 3 lectures.

 • Supervision of Bachelor Thesis (10 credits)
Title: Dynamics of Quantum Open Systems.
Name of the Student: Jan Haase.
Institution: University of Ulm.
Dates: 01/01/2012 – 01/06/2012