University of Basel

Prof. Dr. Philipp Treutlein

Contact

office2.13
lab2.19, 2.19a, 2.20
phone +41 (0)61 207 3766
fax +41 (0)61 207 3795
mail
administrative assistantGermaine Weaver

General research interests

Experimental quantum optics, ultracold atoms, and nanoscience. In particular: many-particle entanglement in Bose-Einstein condensates, atom chips, atom interferometry, quantum metrology, field imaging with atomic vapor cells, optomechanics, quantum interfaces of atoms and solid-state systems, hybrid quantum systems.

Scientific Vita

2015-presentAssociate Professor, Department of Physics, University of Basel
2010-2015Assistant Professor (tenure track), Department of Physics, University of Basel
2005-2010Project leader, group of Theodor W. Hänsch, MPQ and LMU Munich
2002-2005Research assistant, group of Jakob Reichel and Theodor W. Hänsch, MPQ and LMU Munich
2001-2002Research assistant, group of Markus K. Oberthaler, Universität Konstanz
Scholar of the Center for Junior Research Fellows, Universität Konstanz
1999-2000Research assistant, group of Steven Chu, Stanford University
Fulbright scholar, Stanford University
1996-2002Studies of Physics, Universität Konstanz

See also the short biography on the department webpage and my profiles on Google scholar citations and ResearcherID

Publications

  1. L. Pezzè, A. Smerzi, M. K. Oberthaler, R. Schmied, and P. Treutlein,
    Non-classical states of atomic ensembles: fundamentals and applications in quantum metrology,
    preprint arXiv:1609.01609 (2016).

  2. A. Horsley and P. Treutlein,
    Frequency-tunable microwave field detection in an atomic vapor cell,
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 211102 (2016).

  3. R. Schmied, J.-D. Bancal, B. Allard, M. Fadel, V. Scarani, P. Treutlein, N. Sangouard,
    Bell correlations in a Bose-Einstein condensate,
    Science 352, 441 (2016).

  4. B. Allard, M. Fadel, R. Schmied, and P. Treutlein,
    Sideband Rabi spectroscopy of finite-temperature trapped Bose gases,
    Phys. Rev. A 93, 043624 (2016).

  5. J.-P. Jahn, M. Munsch, L. Béguin, A. V. Kuhlmann, M. Renggli, Y. Huo, F. Ding, R. Trotta, M. Reindl, O. G. Schmidt, A. Rastelli, P. Treutlein, and R. J. Warburton,
    An artificial Rb atom in a semiconductor with lifetime-limited linewidth,
    Phys. Rev. B 92, 245439 (2015).

  6. A. Horsley, G.-X. Du, and P. Treutlein,
    Widefield Microwave Imaging in Alkali Vapor Cells with sub-100 um Resolution,
    New Journal of Physics 17, 112002 (2015), Fast Track Communication.

  7. P. Treutlein,
    Nanomechanical answer to Einstein,
    Nature Nanotechnology 10, 832 (2015).

  8. C. Affolderbach, G.-X. Du, T. Bandi, A. Horsley, P. Treutlein, and G. Mileti,
    Imaging Microwave and DC Magnetic Fields in a Vapor-Cell Rb Atomic Clock,
    IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas. 64, 3629 (2015).

  9. B. Vogell, T. Kampschulte, M. T. Rakher, A. Faber, P. Treutlein, K. Hammerer, and P. Zoller,
    Long distance coupling of a quantum mechanical oscillator to the internal states of an atomic ensemble,
    New J. Phys. 17, 043044 (2015).

  10. A. Jöckel, A. Faber, T. Kampschulte, M. Korppi, M. T. Rakher, and P. Treutlein,
    Sympathetic cooling of a membrane oscillator in a hybrid mechanical-atomic system,
    Nature Nanotechnology 10, 55 (2015).

  11. P. Treutlein, C. Genes, K. Hammerer, M. Poggio, and P. Rabl,
    Hybrid Mechanical Systems,
    in: "Cavity Optomechanics", ed. by M. Aspelmeyer, T. J. Kippenberg, and F. Marquardt (Springer, 2014) pp. 327-351.

  12. P. Treutlein,
    Optomechanics: A strained couple,
    Nature Nanotechnology 9, 99 (2014).

  13. A. V. Lebedev, P. Treutlein, and G. Blatter,
    Sequential quantum-enhanced measurement with an atomic ensemble,
    Phys. Rev. A 89, 012118 (2014).

  14. A. Horsley, G.-X. Du, M. Pellaton, C. Affolderbach, G. Mileti, and P. Treutlein,
    Imaging of relaxation times and microwave field strength in a microfabricated vapor cell,
    Phys. Rev. A 88, 063407 (2013).

  15. M. T. Rakher, R. J. Warburton, and P. Treutlein,
    Prospects for storage and retrieval of a quantum-dot single photon in an ultracold 87Rb ensemble,
    Phys. Rev. A 88, 053834 (2013).

  16. H. Kurkjian, K. Pawlowski, A. Sinatra, and P. Treutlein,
    Spin squeezing and EPR entanglement of two bimodal condensates in state-dependent potentials,
    Phys. Rev. A 88, 043605 (2013).

  17. C. F. Ockeloen, R. Schmied, M. F. Riedel, and P. Treutlein,
    Quantum metrology with a scanning probe atom interferometer,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 143001 (2013).

  18. M. Korppi, A. Jöckel, Matthew T. Rakher, S. Camerer, D. Hunger, T. W. Hänsch, and P. Treutlein,
    Hybrid atom-membrane optomechanics,
    EPJ Web of Conferences 57, 03006 (2013).

  19. A. Horsley, G.-X. Du, P. Treutlein, M. Pellaton, C. Affolderbach, and G. Mileti,
    Spatially resolved measurement of relaxation times in a microfabricated vapor cell,
    European Frequency and Time Forum & International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF/IFC), Prague, 2013, pp. 575-578.

  20. B. Vogell, K. Stannigel, P. Zoller, K. Hammerer, M. T. Rakher, M. Korppi, A. Jöckel, and P. Treutlein,
    Cavity-enhanced long-distance coupling of an atomic ensemble to a micromechanical membrane,
    Phys. Rev. A 87, 023816 (2013).

  21. P. Böhi and P. Treutlein,
    Simple microwave field imaging technique using hot atomic vapor cells,
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 181107 (2012).

  22. P. Treutlein,
    A Single Spin Feels the Vibrations,
    Science 335, 1584 (2012).

  23. S. Camerer, M. Korppi, A. Jöckel, D. Hunger, T. W. Hänsch, and P. Treutlein,
    Realization of an optomechanical interface between ultracold atoms and a membrane,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 223001 (2011).

  24. A. Jöckel, M. T. Rakher, M. Korppi, S. Camerer, D. Hunger, M. Mader, and P. Treutlein,
    Spectroscopy of mechanical dissipation in micro-mechanical membranes,
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 143109 (2011).

  25. A. Negretti, P. Treutlein, and T. Calarco,
    Quantum computing implementations with neutral particles,
    Quantum Inf. Process. 10, 721 (2011).

  26. D. Hunger, S. Camerer, M. Korppi, A. Jöckel, T. W. Hänsch, and P. Treutlein,
    Coupling ultracold atoms to mechanical oscillators,
    C. R. Physique 12, 871 (2011).

  27. P. Treutlein, A. Negretti, and T. Calarco,
    Quantum Information Processing with Atom Chips,
    in: "Atom Chips", ed. by J. Reichel and V. Vuletic (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2011), pp. 283-308.

  28. R. Folman, P. Treutlein, and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Atom Chip Fabrication,
    in: "Atom Chips", ed. by J. Reichel and V. Vuletic (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2011), pp. 61-117.

  29. R. Schmied and P. Treutlein,
    Tomographic reconstruction of the Wigner function on the Bloch sphere,
    New J. Phys. 13, 065019 (2011).

  30. P. Böhi, M. F. Riedel, and P. Treutlein,
    Cold atoms image microwave fields,
    SPS-Communications 33, 10 (2011).

  31. P. Böhi, M. F. Riedel, T. W. Hänsch, and P. Treutlein,
    Imaging of microwave fields using ultracold atoms,
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 051101 (2010).

  32. K. Hammerer, K. Stannigel, C. Genes, and P. Zoller,
    P. Treutlein, S. Camerer, D. Hunger, and T. W. Hänsch,
    Optical lattices with micromechanical mirrors,
    Phys. Rev. A 82, 021803 (2010).

  33. K. Maussang, G. E. Marti, T. Schneider, P. Treutlein, Yun Li, A. Sinatra, R. Long, J. Esteve, and J. Reichel,
    Enhanced and Reduced Atom Number Fluctuations in a BEC Splitter,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 080403 (2010).

  34. M. F. Riedel, P. Böhi, Yun Li, T. W. Hänsch, A. Sinatra, and P. Treutlein,
    Atom-chip-based generation of entanglement for quantum metrology,
    Nature 464, 1170 (2010).

  35. D. Hunger, S. Camerer, T. W. Hänsch, D. König, J. P. Kotthaus, J. Reichel, and P. Treutlein,
    Resonant Coupling of a Bose-Einstein Condensate to a Micromechanical Oscillator,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 143002 (2010).

  36. M. Wallquist, K. Hammerer, P. Zoller, C. Genes, M. Ludwig, F. Marquardt, P. Treutlein, J. Ye, and H. J. Kimble,
    Single-atom cavity QED and optomicromechanics,
    Phys. Rev. A 81, 023816 (2010).

  37. K. Hammerer, M. Wallquist, C. Genes, M. Ludwig, F. Marquardt, P. Treutlein, P. Zoller, J. Ye, and H. J. Kimble,
    Strong coupling of a mechanical oscillator and a single atom,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 063005 (2009).

  38. P. Böhi, M. F. Riedel, J. Hoffrogge, J. Reichel, T. W. Hänsch, and P. Treutlein,
    Coherent manipulation of Bose-Einstein condensates with state-dependent microwave potentials on an atom chip,
    Nature Physics 5, 592 (2009).

  39. Y. Li, P. Treutlein, J. Reichel, and A. Sinatra,
    Spin squeezing in a bimodal condensate: spatial dynamics and particle losses,
    Eur. Phys. J. B 68, 365 (2009).

  40. Philipp Treutlein,
    Coherent manipulation of ultracold atoms on atom chips,
    Dissertation, LMU München (2008).

  41. P. Treutlein, D. Hunger, S. Camerer, T.W. Hänsch, and J. Reichel,
    Bose-Einstein condensate coupled to a nanomechanical resonator on an atom chip,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 140403 (2007).

  42. P. Treutlein, T. Steinmetz, Y. Colombe, B. Lev, P. Hommelhoff, J. Reichel, M. Greiner, O. Mandel, A. Widera, T. Rom, I. Bloch, and T.W. Hänsch,
    Quantum Information Processing in Optical Lattices and Magnetic Microtraps,
    in: Elements of Quantum Information, ed. by W.P. Schleich and H. Walther (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2007), pp. 121-144.

  43. P. Treutlein, T.W. Hänsch, J. Reichel, A. Negretti, M.A. Cirone, and T. Calarco,
    Microwave potentials and optimal control for robust quantum gates on an atom chip,
    Phys. Rev. A 74, 022312 (2006).

  44. P. Treutlein, T. Steinmetz, Y. Colombe, B. Lev, P. Hommelhoff, J. Reichel, M. Greiner, O. Mandel, A. Widera, T. Rom, I. Bloch, and T.W. Hänsch,
    Quantum information processing in optical lattices and magnetic microtraps,
    Fortschr. Phys. 54, 702 (2006).

  45. B. Eiermann, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, P. Treutlein, and M.K. Oberthaler,
    Dispersion Management and Bright Gap Solitons for Atomic Matter Waves,
    in: Laser Spectroscopy: Proceedings of the XVI International Conference (ICOLS 2003), ed. by P. Hannaford, A. Sidorov, H. Bachor, K. Baldwin (World Scientific, Singapore, 2004) pp. 184-186.

  46. P. Treutlein, P. Hommelhoff, T.W. Hänsch, and J. Reichel,
    Coherent Atomic States in Microtraps,
    in: Laser Spectroscopy: Proceedings of the XVI International Conference (ICOLS 2003), ed. by P. Hannaford, A. Sidorov, H. Bachor, K. Baldwin (World Scientific, Singapore, 2004) pp. 231-236.

  47. B. Eiermann, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, P. Treutlein, K.-P. Marzlin, and M.K. Oberthaler,
    Bright Bose-Einstein Gap Solitons of Atoms with Repulsive Interaction,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 230401 (2004).

  48. P. Treutlein, P. Hommelhoff, T. Steinmetz, T.W. Hänsch, and J. Reichel,
    Coherence in Microchip Traps,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 203005 (2004).

  49. B. Eiermann, P. Treutlein, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, K.-P. Marzlin, and M.K. Oberthaler,
    Dispersion Management for Atomic Matter Waves,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 060402 (2003).

  50. P. Treutlein, K.Y. Chung, and S. Chu,
    High-brightness atom source for atomic fountains,
    Phys. Rev. A 63, 051401 (2001).