Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Integrated Quantum Photonics

Integrated Quantum Photonics Group




Welcome to our group website!


We are currently looking for motivated Master and PhD students as well as Post-Docs. For details and information on how to apply, take a look at Open Positions.


News & Highlights

  • July 1, 2022: Welcome Mohamed! Today, Mohamed Belhassen is starting as a PhD student at IQP.
  • June 27, 2022: Welcome Ozan! Ozan Nacitarhan is joining us for an internship.
  • June 15, 2022: Congratulations Laura! Laura Orphal-Kobin was elected as IRIS young scientist representative together with our friend Pablo Hernández López! Read more here.
  • June 15, 2022: Our group leader Tim Schröder was invited to Radio Eins to talk about the 'Book a Scientist' program of the Leibniz Association. Listen to the interview here.
  • May 16, 2022: Congratulations Maarten! Maarten van der Hoeven started his PhD thesis in our group.
  • May 16, 2022: Welcome Drishti! Drishti Baruah is doing a summer internship from May to the end of August.
  • May 11, 2022: Congratulations Kilian! Kilian Unterguggenberger has successfully defended his master thesis.
  • April 9, 2022: Goodbye Joe and Mo! Dr. Joseph Munns and Dr. Mohanad Al Mamoori have left the group. We wish you all the best in your future careers and we know you will keep on accomplishing great things.
  • April 1, 2022: Welcome Kabo! Kabonire Ruhinda is doing a 3-months internship on generation of coherent optical pulses from April to the end of June.
  • March 1, 2022: Welcome Marco! Marco Stucki has joined our joint group in FBH as a PhD student.
  • February 28, 2022: Congratulations Maarten! Maarten van der Hoeven has successfully defended his master thesis.
  • November 8, 2021: We are part of the joint research project Quantenrepeater.Link (QR.X) to develop the quantum communications network of the future! Funded by the federal ministry of research, it connects 43 partners across universities, research institutes, and companies. Read more about its launch in the press release.

  • October 4, 2021: Welcome Max! Maximilian Kähler joined our group as a master student.
  • September 30, 2021: Goodbye Helen! Our administrative assistant Helen Jurscha left our group. We enjoyed having you on board and wish you all the best for your future!


  • September 15, 2021: Welcome Alok! Alok Gokhale joined our group as a PhD student.
  • August 26, 2021: Congratulations again, Cem! Group member Cem Güney Torun wins the first Quantum Future Audience Award for Best Pitch. Watch the recording of the finale on YouTube.
  • August 18, 2021: IQP is going on retreat! We come together in Spreewald for three days of paddling excursions, team challenges and science slams.
  • July 23, 2021: Congratulations Cem! Our PhD student Cem Güney Torun is one of five candidates to win the Quantum Future Award 2021 for his master thesis on Numerical Optimisation and Experimental Characterisation of Fibre Coupling Properties of Tin-Vacancy Colour Centres in Diamond Nanostructures.
  • July 15, 2021: Welcome Steven! Steven Jeremies joined our group as a student assistant.
  • July 7, 2021: Laura was given the honor to meet the Dutch royals at TU Berlin and introduce the BOS.QT graduate school to Queen Máxima.
    Dutch Royals Visit
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Useful Links


bosqt_logo   Berlin School of Optical Sciences and Quantum Technology (BOS.QT)

bo_logo    Berlin Optik (OSA, SPIE & EPS) Student Chapter