Anton Zeilinger





Anton Zeilinger


Born
in Ried im Innkreis, Austria
May 20, 1945

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Anton Zeilinger is an Austrian quantum physicist who in 2008 received the Inaugural Isaac Newton Medal of the Institute of Physics (UK) 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.

Anton Zeilinger is a pioneer in the field of quantum information and of the foundations of quantum mechanics. He realized many important quan
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Dance of the Photons: From ...

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Einsteins Schleier: Die Neu...

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Dance of the Photons: From ...

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Spukhafte Fernwirkungdie Sc...

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Toeval !: Hoe de kwantumfys...

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Der Zufall Als Notwendigkeit

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“Maybe knowledge is as fundamental, or even more fundamental than [material] reality.”
Anton Zeilinger

“I believe in the future of humankind. As long as there are children, as long as there are people who look up at the night sky in sheer wonder, as long as there is music and poetry and the Mona Lisa -- and old monasteries and young artists and fledgling scientists and all the other expressions of human creativity -- I will remain optimistic."
- Anton Zeilinger”
Anton Zeilinger

“This is the essence of science. You don’t believe something just because someone famous said it. But”
Anton Zeilinger, Dance of the Photons: From Einstein to Quantum Teleportation

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