Andrea Tabachinni

Andrea is a postgraduate student at Macquarie University currently undertaking a PhD alongside Assoc. Professor Gabriel Molina-Terriza.

His aim is to realize the first source of 4-photon spatially entangled states from spontaneous parametric down-conversion in a non-linear crystal. The quantum light will be then utilized for interaction with nanostructures such as Nano holes and/or Nano spheres.

Andrea’s objective is the characterization of states of 4 photons which are entangled in a spatial degree of freedom. Quantum effects coming from the interaction between entangled states and Nano holes.

Qualifications: 
MSc, Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy (2012)
BSc (Astronomy), Universita' degli Studi di Bologna, Italy (2008)

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