Ass.-Prof. Dr.

Barbara Kraus

Barbara Kraus

Member of the Young Academy since 2014

  • Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Innsbruck


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Theoretical physics
  • Quantum mechanics



Selected Prizes:

  • Ignaz L. Lieben-Preis der ÖAW
  • Ludwig-Boltzmann-Preis
  • START-Preis des Wissenschaftsfonds FWF

Selected Publications:

  • De Vicente, J.; Spee, C.; Kraus, B. (2013) Maximally entangled sets of multipartite states. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 111 (110502).
  • Kraus, B. (online: 2011 Compressed quantum simulation of the Ising model. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 107 (250503).
  • Kraus, B. (2009) Local unitary equivalence of multipartite pure states. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 104 (020504).
  • S. Diehl, A. Micheli, A. Kantian, B. Kraus, H. Büchler, P. Zoller (2008) Quantum States and Phases in Driven Open Quantum Systems with Cold Atoms. Nature Physics.
  • Kraus, B.; Gisin, N.; Renner, R. (2005) Lower and Upper Bounds on the Secret-Key Rate for Quantum Key Distribution Protocols Using One-Way Classical Communication. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 95 (080501).