Scientific Advisory Board

An external scientific advisory board, made up by internationally renowned experts in academia and industry, provides an invaluable outside perspective to support the further growth and development of the IQST center. They counsel the executive board to ensure that within the center of IQST there is a high quality of research activities and a stimulating infrastructure.

Dr. Michael Bolle


President, Corporate Research and Development,

Robert Bosch GmbH

…is exploring the potential of quantum technology for Bosch.

Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Giacobino

CNRS Research Director at the Laboratoire Kastler Brossel

CNRS Paris 

... is developing systems for quantum information, interfacing light with atomic ensembles and with semiconductor nanostructures.

Dr. Peter Höfer

Director Business Unit EPR


Prof. Dr. John Junkins

Director, Center for Mechanics and Control

Texas A&M University

... is an academic researcher who develops analytical, computational and experimental methods, seekingclosure between models and physical realizations on the interfaces of advanced sensing, modeling and control of dynamical systems. His most important products, however, are four generations of stellar PhD offspring whose collective scholarship dwarfs his personal research.

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Mlynek

Former President


Prof. Dr. Vincent Poor

Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Electrical Engineering

Princeton University

… is interested in information theory and signal processing and their applications in communications and related fields.

Dr. Michael Totzeck

Research Director

Zeiss Oberkochen

... aims as a ZEISS Fellow to bring quantum optical applications into the medical and industrial world.