About ESQ

ESQ is an Austria-wide

  • Postdoc Programme to support the integration of incoming experienced researchers
  • Discovery Programme that shall allow exploring highly innovative research beyond any traditional thinking.

ESQ is

  • The ESQ PostDoc Programme has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 801110. 




ESQ groups are

  • Working at the forefront of both experimental and theoretical research
  • Focused on the foundations of quantum physics and quantum optics
  • Exploring emerging technologies around quantum computing, simulation, many-body physics, communication, sensing and metrology
  • Studying systems as diverse as photons, ultra-cold atoms and molecules, trapped ions, nanodiamonds, superconductors, clusters and biomolecules, levitated nanoparticles, nanomechanical devices and hybrid quantum systems. 



ESQ office
Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)
Mag.ª Isabelle Walters
Boltzmanngasse 5
1090 Vienna