Senior Scientist
Quantum Information Theory Group
Insitute of Theoretical Physics
ETH Zurich

Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 27
8093 Zürich, Switzerland

Office: HIT K32.3
Phone: +41 44 633 70 62

joerenes@gmail.com

Research Interests

Quantum information theory, especially anything to do with the use of complementarity in understanding quantum information processing.
One-shot information theory and operational notions of entropy.
Resource theories and thermodynamics. Topological quantum computation and topological order, classical and quantum simulation of many-body systems. Foundations of quantum mechanics.

Teaching

Advanced Topics in Quantum Information Theory, Spring 2014

Blog

I occasionally blog about my research and other topics at Complementary Slackness.

Miscellaneous

Solutions to Exercises in Gauge Fields, Knots and Gravity


"The difficulty lies not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify into every corner of our minds."       -- John Maynard Keynes