Univ.-Prof. Dr.

Hans Briegel

Hans Briegel

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences in Austria since 2013

  • Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Innsbruck


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Theoretical physics
  • Quanteninformation;



Selected Memberships:

  • Kuratorium des Wissenschaftsfonds FWF
  • Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
  • Österreichische Physikalische Gesellschaft

Selected Prizes:

  • Senior Fellowship of the Descartes Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities, Utrecht University
  • Honorary Visiting Professor at the University of Bristol
  • Feodor Lynen-Forschungsstipendium der Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung

Selected Publications:

  • H. J. Briegel, G. De las Cuevas (2012) Projective simulation for artificial intelligence. Scientific Reports, Bd. 2 (400).
  • R. Raussendorf, D. Browne, H. J. Briegel (2003) Measurement-based quantum computation on cluster states. Phys. Rev. A.
  • H. J. Briegel, R. Raussendorf (2001) Persistent entanglement in arrays of interacting particles. Phys. Rev. Lett.
  • R. Raussendorf, H. J. Briegel (2001) A one-way quantum computer. Phys. Rev. Lett.
  • H. J. Briegel, W. Dür, J. I. Cirac, P. Zoller (1998) Quantum Repeaters: The Role of Imperfect Local Operations in Quantum Communication. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 81, S. 5932-5935.