Quantum Optics Group (LMU) - Quantum Many Body Systems Division (MPQ)

Dr. Christian Groß

Christian Groß

Phone: +49 89 32905 713

Fax: +49 89 32905 313


Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik

Room: C 2.24
Hans-Kopfermann-Str. 1
85748 Garching


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Spin and Charge Resolved Quantum Gas Microscopy of Antiferromagnetic Order in Hubbard Chains

Authors: M.Boll, T.Hilker, G.Salomon, A.Omran, J. Nespolo, L. Pollet, I.Bloch, C.Gross

Magazine: Science 353, 6305 (2016)

Many-body interferometry of a Rydberg-dressed spin lattice

Authors: J. Zeiher, R. van Bijnen, P. Schauß, S. Hild, J.-y. Choi, T. Pohl, I. Bloch, C. Gross

Magazine: Nature Physics (advance online publication), DOI 10.1038/nphys3835 (2016)

Exploring the many-body localization transition in two dimensions

Authors: J.-y. Choi, S. Hild, J. Zeiher, P. Schauß, A. Rubio-Abadal, T. Yefsah, V. Khemani, D. A. Huse, I. Bloch, C. Gross

Magazine: Science 352, 1547 (2016)

Microscopic Observation of Pauli Blocking in Degenerate Fermionic Lattice Gases

Authors: A. Omran, M. Boll, T. Hilker, K. Kleinlein, G. Salomon, I. Bloch, C. Gross

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 263001 (2015)

Microscopic Characterization of Scalable Coherent Rydberg Superatoms

Authors: J. Zeiher, P. Schauß, S. Hild, T. Macrì, I. Bloch, C. Gross

Magazine: Phys. Rev. X 5, 031015 (2015)

Spatially Resolved Detection of a Spin-Entanglement Wave in a Bose-Hubbard Chain

Authors: Takeshi Fukuhara, Sebastian Hild, Johannes Zeiher, Peter Schauß, Immanuel Bloch, Manuel Endres, and Christian Gross

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 035302 (2015), DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.035302

Crystallization in Ising quantum magnets

Authors: P. Schauß, J. Zeiher, T. Fukuhara, S. Hild, M. Cheneau, T. Macrì, T. Pohl, I. Bloch, and C. Gross

Magazine: Science 347, 1455 (2015), DOI: 10.1126/science.1258351

Far-from-equilibrium spin transport in Heisenberg quantum magnets

Authors: Sebastian Hild, Takeshi Fukuhara, Peter Schauß, Johannes Zeiher, Michael Knap, Eugene Demler, Immanuel Bloch, Christian Gross

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 147205 (2014)

Dynamical crystallization in a low-dimensional Rydberg gas

Authors: Peter Schauß, Johannes Zeiher, Takeshi Fukuhara, Sebastian Hild, Marc Cheneau, Tommaso Macrì, Thomas Pohl, Immanuel Bloch, Christian Gross

Magazine:  arXiv:1404.0980

Microscopic observation of magnon bound states and their dynamics

Authors: Takeshi Fukuhara, Peter Schauß, Manuel Endres, Sebastian Hild, Marc Cheneau, Immanuel Bloch and Christian Gross

Magazine: Nature 502, 76–79 (2013)

Single-site- and single-atom-resolved measurement of correlation functions

Authors: M. Endres, M. Cheneau, T. Fukuhara, C. Weitenberg, P. Schauß, C. Gross, L. Mazza, M. C. Banuls, L.Pollet, I. Bloch, S. Kuhr

Magazine: Appl. Phys. B, 'Online First' (2013) DOI 10.1007/s00340-013-5552-9

Quantum dynamics of a mobile spin impurity

Authors: Takeshi Fukuhara, Adrian Kantian, Manuel Endres, Marc Cheneau, Peter Schauß, Sebastian Hild, David Bellem, Ulrich Schollwöck, Thierry Giamarchi, Christian Gross, Immanuel Bloch and Stefan Kuhr

Magazine: Nature Physics 9, 235-241 (2013)

Observation of Spatially Ordered Structures in a Two-Dimensional Rydberg Gas

Authors: P. Schauss, M. Cheneau, M. Endres, T. Fukuhara, S. Hild, A. Omran, T. Pohl, C. Gross, S. Kuhr, and I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 491, 87 (2012)

The ‘Higgs’ amplitude mode at the two-dimensional superfluid/Mott insulator transition

Authors: M. Endres,T. Fukuhara,D. Pekker,M. Cheneau,P. Schauβ, C. Gross, E. Demler, S. Kuhr, and I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 487, 454–458, (2012)

Spin Squeezing, Entanglement and Quantum Metrology with Bose–Einstein Condensates

Authors: Christian Gross

Magazine: Journal Of Physics B 45, 103001 (2012)

Spin Squeezing and Non-linear Atom Interferometry with Bose-Einstein Condensates

Authors: Christian Gross

Magazine: Springer Theses (2012)

Light-cone-like spreading of correlations in a quantum many-body system

Authors: M. Cheneau, P. Barmettler, D. Poletti, M. Endres, P. Schauß, T. Fukuhara, C. Gross, I. Bloch, C. Kollath, S. Kuhr

Magazine: Nature 481, 484 (2012)

Atomic homodyne detection of continuous-variable entangled twin-atom states

Authors: C. Gross, H. Strobel, E. Nicklas, T. Zibold, N. Bar-Gill, G. Kurizki, M. K. Oberthaler

Magazine: Nature 480, 219–223 (2011)

Rabi Flopping Induces Spatial Demixing Dynamics

Authors: E. Nicklas, H. Strobel, T. Zibold, C. Gross, B. A. Malomed, P. G. Kevrekidis, M. K. Oberthaler

Magazine: Physical Review Letters 107, 193001 (2011)

Observation of Correlated Particle-Hole Pairs and String Order in Low-Dimensional Mott Insulators

Authors: M. Endres, M. Cheneau, T. Fukuhara, C. Weitenberg, P. Schauß, C. Gross, L. Mazza, M.C. Banuls, L. Pollet, I. Bloch, S. Kuhr

Magazine: Science 334, 200 (2011)

Local and spatially extended sub-Poisson atom-number fluctuations in optical lattices

Authors: C. Gross, J. Estève, M. K. Oberthaler, A. D. Martin, J. Ruostekoski

Magazine: Phys. Rev. A 84, 011609(R) (2011)

Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Correlations of Ultracold Atomic Gases

Authors: N. Bar-Gill, C. Gross, I. Mazets, M. Oberthaler, G. Kurizki

Magazine: Physical Review Letters 106, 120404 (2011)

Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Entanglement Strategies in Two-Well Bose-Einstein Condensates

Authors: Q. Y. He, M. D. Reid, T. G. Vaughan, C. Gross, M. Oberthaler, P. D. Drummond

Magazine: Physical Review Letters 106, 120405 (2011)

Classical Bifurcation at the Transition from Rabi to Josephson Dynamics

Authors: T. Zibold, E. Nicklas, C. Gross, M. K. Oberthaler

Magazine: Physical Review Letters 105, 204101 (2010)

Multiple atomic dark solitons in cigar-shaped Bose-Einstein condensates

Authors: G. Theocharis, A. Weller, J. P. Ronzheimer, C. Gross, M. K. Oberthaler, P. G. Kevrekidis, D. J. Frantzeskakis

Magazine: Phys. Rev. A 81, 063604 (2010)

Nonlinear atom interferometer surpasses classical precision limit

Authors: C. Gross, T. Zibold, E. Nicklas, J. Estève, M. K. Oberthaler

Magazine: Nature 464, 1165-1169 (2010)

Squeezing and entanglement in a Bose–Einstein condensate

Authors: J. Estève, C. Gross, A. Weller, S. Giovanazzi, M. K. Oberthaler

Magazine: Nature 455, 1216-1219 (2008)

Experimental Observation of Oscillating and Interacting Matter Wave Dark Solitons

Authors: A. Weller, J. P. Ronzheimer, C. Gross, J. Esteve, M. K. Oberthaler, D. J. Frantzeskakis, G. Theocharis, P. G. Kevrekidis

Magazine: Physical Review Letters 101, 130401 (2008)

Coherent and incoherent spectral broadening in a photonic crystal fiber

Authors: Christian Gross, Thorsten Best, Dries van Oosten, and Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Optics Letters 32, 1767 (2007)