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New Paper: Journal of Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics
Endoreversible Otto Engines at Maximal Power Zackary Smith, Priyo S. Pal, and Sebastian Deffner DOI: 10.1515/jnet-2020-0039 Despite its idealizations, thermodynamics has proven its power...
June 2, 2020
Congratulations, Jacob and Alexandria!
Undergraduate researchers, Jacob McCready and Alexandria Udenkwo, have both won the Undergraduate Research Award 2020. Congratulations!
May 27, 2020
New Paper: Quantum Science and Technology
Quantum scrambling and the growth of mutual information Akram Touil and Sebastian Deffner Quantum Science and Technology, Volume 5, Number 3 Quantum information scrambling refers to the...
May 26, 2020
New Paper: Physical Review Letters
Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 110601 (2020)
Orthogonality Catastrophe as a Consequence of the Quantum Speed Limit Thomás Fogarty, Sebastian Deffner, Thomas Busch, and Steve Campbell Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 110601 (2020) A remarkable...
March 16, 2020
Congratulations: Jacob McCready
Donald N. Langenberg Undergraduate Research Award in Physics
Jacob has been awarded the 2020-2021 Donald N. Langenberg Undergraduate Research Award in Physics to assist in his studies of particle interactions with regards to quantum thermodynamic...
March 2, 2020
Special Issue: "Thermodynamics of Quantum Information"
Our Special Issue on "Thermodynamics of Quantum Information" in Entropy is now open for submissions!! Looking forward to all the great papers:
February 14, 2020
New Paper: Physical Review Research
Quantum speed limits and the maximal rate of information production Phys. Rev. Research 2, 013161 (2020) The Bremermann-Bekenstein bound sets a fundamental upper limit on the rate with which...
February 14, 2020
New paper: Journal of Statistical Mechanics
Compatibility of linear-response theory with the second law
Pierre Nazé and Marcus V. S. Bonança J. Stat. Mech. (2020) 013206 The reliability of physical theories depends on whether they agree with well-established physical laws. In this work, we...
January 15, 2020
New Paper: Physical Review E
Bosons outperform fermions
Bosons outperform fermions: The thermodynamic advantage of symmetry Nathan M. Myers and Sebastian Deffner Phys. Rev. E 101, 012110 (2020) We examine a quantum Otto engine with a...
January 8, 2020
New Paper: Physical Review A
Disorder-assisted graph coloring on quantum annealers
Disorder-assisted graph coloring on quantum annealers Andrzej Więckowski, Sebastian Deffner, and Bartłomiej Gardas Phys. Rev. A 100, 062304 (2019) We are at the verge of a new era, which...
December 3, 2019
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