• 13-05-24 New experimental collaboration with Guillaume, Duncan, Philip, Frédéric and Ben from NRC. Our friends in Ottawa measured a gain-induced group delay, a tell-tale sign of time-ordering corrections in SPDC. In collaboration with them, Martin developed theory in excellent agreement with their experiments.

  • 29-04-24 Martin and Nicolás will be presenting at the Quantum Information Science and Technology Workshop 2024 and also at CLEO.

  • 23-04-24 Most of the group will be heading to the INTRIQ conference. Javier and Karthik will be presenting talks about their recent work!

  • 25-03-24 Javier’s work in collaboration with Hubert de Guise from Lakehead on verification of quantum advantage in Gaussian Boson Sampling is out on the arXiv.

  • 08-03-24 We visited our colleagues at NRC in Sussex Drive.

  • 07-03-24 Our tutorial in collaboration with Will McCutcheon from Heriot-Watt on Matrix Decompositions in Quantum Optics appears on the arXiv.

  • 19-01-24 Martin’s work on Perfect pulsed inline twin-beam squeezers appears on the arXiv.

  • 14-12-23 Karthik’s work on Beyond the parametric approximation in down-conversion appears on the arXiv.

  • 01-07-23 Javier’s work on alternative hypotheses for photonic quantum computational advantage appears in Quantum. Congrats Javier!

  • 28-06-23 Jaehee joins from Sungkyunkwan University as a Qcenter fellow. He will be spending the rest of the academic year with us.

  • 20-06-23 Nicolás gave a tutorial talk on photonic quantum advantage at the Conference of the Canadian Association of Physicists in Fredericton, NB.

  • 12-06-23 Jiaqi and Nicolás presented a poster and talk at Photonics North in Montréal both on optimal design of squeezed light source in waveguides.

  • 15-05-23 Marie joins us a summer intern. Welcome Marie!

  • 12-05-23 Martin presented our Quantum Optics spaguetti western on waveguides at CLEO!

  • 10-05-23 Salvador’s work, in collaboration with our colleague Yves-Alain Peter is published in Phys. Rev. Applied. Congrats Salvador!

  • 12-04-23 Nicolás talked about photonic quantum computational advantage at the CIFAR Quantum Information Science meeting in Boston.

  • 01-03-23 Martin’s work on optimal sources of squeezing appears in AVS Quantum Science. Congrats Martin!

  • 22-02-23 Nicolás presented some of the work done by the group in the Photonique Quantique Québec symposium. It was a great opportunity to show the recent work done by Yuan, Martin, Javier and Salvador. We also got to learn about the work from the other MEIE chairs in the île de Montréal, Philippe St-Jean and Kai Wang.

  • 23-02-23 Yuan defended her PhD thesis on “Automated design of photonic quantum circuits” at Télécom Paris 🎉. Many many congrats Dr. Yao 👩‍🎓.

  • 21-02-23 Nicolás presented a talk at the 2023 Physics Siposium celebrating 50 years of John Sipe at the University of Toronto.

  • 20-02-23 We welcomed Guillaume Thekkadath from NRC. Lots of interesting discussions and avenues for future collaboration besides his fantastic talk on measuring modes of light.

  • 03-02-23 Nicolás will be giving the physics colloquium at McGill.

  • 01-02-23 Our work in collaboration with Changhun Oh and Liang Jiang from Chicago on Quantum-inspired classical algorithm for graph problems by Gaussian boson sampling appears on the arXiv.

  • 18-01-23 Jiaqi and Yanic presented their work on optimal pumps for SPDC and photon-number cumulants of Gaussian states, respectively, at INTRIQ’s CONFETI

  • 16-01-23 Prof. Hubert de Guise will be spending part of his sabbatical with us and will give a mini course on Group Theory and Applications.

  • 01-01-23 What a way to start the year: we welcome two new PhD students! Great to have you on board Gisell and Ari!

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