Opening Wednesday, November 30th, from 4:30PM - 5:45PM
Through the Quantum Looking Glass
SAIC’s Scientist-in-Residence Gabriela Lemos in conversation with Kathryn Schaffer
November 30, 4:30–5:45 p.m.
MacLean Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave.
Gabriela Lemos is a Brazilian scientist who obtained her Bachelor and Master of Science in Physics at the Federal University of Minas Gerais Brazil, with a thesis on open quantum systems. She received her PhD in Physics at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, where she studied chaotic environments acting on quantum systems. She worked for more than a year in the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro laboratory. In 2012 Lemos was elected a Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology postdoctoral fellow. Lemos’ main topics of research are quantum optics, quantum open systems, quantum chaos, and quantum imaging.
Kathryn Schaffer is a physicist and Professor at the SAIC. Her scientific research focuses on data analysis for experiments in cosmology and nuclear physics. Schaffer is a founding co-organizer of the Conversations on Art and Science series.
This event is free, non-ticketed, and open to the public.
Image: Courtesy of Gabriela Barreto Lemos and co-authors