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Dr Carlo Ottaviani
Associate Lecturer


Quantum Information and Quantum Technologies. Implementation of quantum phase gates, quantum memories and quantum repeaters using non-linear quantum atom-optics. In recent years, his work focused on security, quantum cryptography (quantum-key distribution), quantum networks, quantum information with continous variables.


- PhD
- Associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), since 2013


2019 (August) - now, Associate Lecturer at the Dept. of Computer Science and Research Fellow at the YCQT;

2019 - Professorship Habilitation in Theoretical Physics (Quantum Optics, Quantum atom-optics, Quantum Information) (Italy) and Theoretical Physics of Fundamental Interactions.

2011 - 2019 (July), Research associate at the Dept. of Computer Science and York Centre for Quantum Technologies (YCQT);

from 2003 to 2011, Research associate and lecturer - Camerino (Italy) Barcelona (Spain), Geneva (Switzerland).


Contact details

Department of Computer Science
University of York
Deramore Lane
YO10 5GH

Phone: +44 (0)1904 325532

Office: CSE/209-2