Welcome to Quantum Optics IX

Quantum Optics IX is part of a series of Conferences organized in Latin-America since the year 2000. A broad range of subjects will be covered, including: Quantum Optics, Quantum Information Processing, Fundamental Test of Quantum Mechanics, Non-Linear Optics, Atom-Photon Interactions, Atom Optics, Quantum Interference, among others.

The Quantum Optics conferences are organized every two years in different Latin American countries. The first of these conferences took place in Santiago, Chile, in 2000. It was followed by Quantum Optics II in 2004 (Cozumel, Mexico), Q.O. III in 2006 (Pucon, Chile), Q.O. IV (Florianópolis, Brazil) in 2008, Q.O. V in 2010 (Cozumel, Mexico), Q.O. VI in 2012 (Piriapolis, Uruguay), Q.O. VII in 2014 (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and Q.O. VIII in 2016 (São Sebastião, Brazil).

The conference brings together researchers from all over the world but is particularly important for Latin American scientists working in quantum optics and related areas. It will include plenary talks, invited talks and poster presentations.

The conference will take place in the city of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia , from October 21st to 26th , 2018.


Organizing Committee

Alejandra Valencia
Universidad de los Andes

Karen Fonseca-Romero
Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Mayerlin Nuñez
Universidad de los Andes

Scientific Comittee

Serge Haroche
Collège de France

Luiz Davidovich
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Miguel Orszag
Universidad Mayor Chile

Maria Chekhova
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light - Single Photon Technology

Ana María Rey

Ignacio Cirac
Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik

Luis Orozco
Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland

Wolfgang Schleich
Universität Ulm

Academic Comittee

Enrique Galvez
Colgate University

Roberto de Leon

Carlos Pineda

Francisco de Zela
Universidad Católica de Perú

Clara Osorio

Karina Garay

Boris Rodriguez
Universidad de Antioquia

Herbert Vinck Posada
Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Leonardo Pachon
Universidad de Antioquia

Arturo Lezama
Universidad de la República

Adriana auyuanet
Universidad de la República

Marcelo Paleologo Franza
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

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