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Dr. rer. nat. Ioana Serban

Curriculum Vitae

since 2008

Postdoctoral research at the Institute of Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo

2004 - 2008  

Doctoral Thesis at the LMU M√ľnchen

Supervisors: Prof. Jan von Delft and Prof. Frank Wilhelm


Diploma in Physics, Freie Universität Berlin

Title of diploma thesis: Optimal control of time-dependent targets


Nonlinearities in the quantum measurement process of superconducting qubits
Dissertation, LMU Munich (2008) Thesis...


An updated list of publications can be found here...

I. Serban and F. K. Wilhelm:
Dynamical Tunneling in Macroscopic Systems
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 137001 (2007)

I. Serban, E. Solano, F. K. Wilhelm:
Phase-space theory for dispersive detectors of superconducting qubits, submitted to Phys. Rev. B., under review.

P. Rebentrost, I. Serban, T. Schulte-Herbrueggen, F.K. Wilhelm:
Optimal control of a qubit coupled to a two-level fluctuator, submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett., under review.

I. Serban, E. Solano, F.K. Wilhelm:
Phase Purcell Effect and the Crossover to Strong Coupling in Dispersive Circuit QED, submitted to Europhys. Lett., under review.

I. Serban, J. Werschnik, and E. K. U. Gross:
Optimal control of time-dependent targets, Phys. Rev. A 71, 053810 (2005).