Simone Gasparinetti

Researcher at the Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Quantum Technology Laboratory

Microwave quantum photonics

Quantum microwaves: generation, manipulation, tomography

MP et al., Physical Review Applied, 6, 024009 (2016)

SG et al., Physical Review Letters, 119, 140504 (2017)

SG et al., arXiv:1901.00414


QND detection of single microwave photons and photon parity

J.-C. Besse et al., Physical Review X, 8, 021003 (2018) , Viewpoint in Physics

J.-C. Besse et al., in preparation


Quantum communication with microwave photons

P. Kurpiers et al., Nature, 558, 264 (2018) and arXiv:1811.07604

The BIG Bell Test Collaboration, Nature, 557, 212 (2018)


Superconducting qubit readout: speed, fidelity, multiplexing

T. Walter et al., Physical Review Applied, 7, 054020 (2017)

J. Heinsoo et al., Physical Review Applied, 10, 034040 (2018)


Analog quantum simulation with superconducting circuits

A. Potočnik et al., Nature Communications, 9, 904 (2018)

M. Collodo et al., arXiv:1808.00889


Hybrid superconductor-semiconductor systems for quantum information processing

A. Stockklauser, Physical Review X, 7, 011030 (2017), Synopsis in Physics

P. Scarlino et al., arXiv:1806.10039 and arXiv:1711.01906


Electron thermometry on mesoscopic devices

SG et al., Physical Review Applied, 3, 014007 (2015)

SG et al., Physical Review B, 83, 201306(R) (2011)


Geometric phases in quantum physics

SG et al., Physical Review Letters, 107, 207002 (2011)

SG et al., Science Advances, 2, e1501732 (2016)


Cooper-pair pumping

SG et al., Physical Review B, 86, 060502(R) (2012)


Quantum thermodynamics

SG et al., New Journal of Physics, 16, 115001 (2014)

P. Solinas and SG, Physical Review E, 92, 042150 (2015) and Physical Review A, 94, 052103 (2016)


Open driven quantum systems

SG et al., Physical Review Letters, 110, 150403 (2013)







Aalto University, Finland



​University of Pisa and Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy


Professional Appointments




Dept. of Microtechnology and Nanoscience

Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden



Dept. of Physics, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Published: Thu 06 Dec 2018. Modified: Thu 28 Feb 2019