Philipp Preiss

Principal Investigator

Philipp obtained his PhD from Harvard University for work in the group of Markus Greiner. From 2016 to 2021, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the group of Selim Jochim at Heidelberg University. He joined MPQ in September 2021.

Philipp leads the Atomic Quantum Matter group and is the project leader of FermiQP.

Naman Jain

Graduate Student

Naman did his undergraduate work at the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology. For his Masters, he worked at the Cryogenic Storage Ring at MPIK, Heidelberg, studying the quantum dynamics of cold diatomic molecular ions. Later, he worked on a space-based rubidium atomic frequency standard at the Indian Space Research Organisation.

Naman joined the group in October 2021.

Gaurav Vaidya

Research Intern

Gaurav is a student at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras where he is pursuing a Bachelor and Master of Science in Physics. As an undergraduate researcher, Gaurav has worked on several areas including channel adapted quantum error correction and quantum synchronisation in spin systems. 

Gaurav joined the group in February 2022

Cady Feng

Research Intern

Cady is student pursuing a Bachelors of Science and Engineering at Princeton University studying Quantum Information and Applied Physics through the department of Electrical Engineering. She has worked at Princeton’s Andlinger Center for Energy and Environment, as well as in Dr. Nathalie de Leon’s lab researching new material systems for superconducting qubits.

Cady joined the group in June 2022.