Wolfgang Schleich

  • FOMO2022 Invited Talk,  Wolfgang Schleich

    Invited Talk: Helmut Rauch and matter wave interferometry

    Wolfgang P. Schleich1 Institut für Quantenphysik and Center for Integrated Quantum Science and Technology(IQST), Universität Ulm, Albert-Einstein-Allee 11, D-89081 Ulm, Germany2 Hagler Institute for Advanced Study and Department of Physics and Astronomy, Institutefor Quantum Science and Engineering (IQSE), Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&MUniversity, College Station, Texas 77843-4242, USA In this talk we pay respect to the impressive achievements of Helmut Rauch not only in the field of neutron optics but also his paving the way of matter wave interferometry. His numerous discoveries and deep insight into the inner workings of quantum mechanics have been a guidance to all of us.The superposition principle is a cornerstone of quantum mechanics and…

  • FOMO Steering Committee,  Wolfgang Schleich

    Wolfgang Schleich

    Wolfgang P. Schleich is engaged in research on quantum optics ranging from the foundations of quantum physics via tests of general relativity with light and cold atoms to number theory. He was educated at the Ludwig Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich and studied with Marlan O. Scully at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, and the Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics, Garching. Moreover, he was also a post doctoral fellow with John Archibald Wheeler at the University of Texas at Austin.Professor Schleich is a member of several national and international academies and has received numerous prizes and honors for his scientific work such as the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, the Max…