David Gelbwaser



David Gelbwaser

Postdoctoral Fellow
Harvard University

Office: Biolabs-1096

Telephone: (617) 412-8564
E-mail: dgelbwaser [at] fas.harvard.edu
Address: 12 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


Education
  • Ph.D. in Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science – Israel (2014)
  • M.Sc. in Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science – Israel (2010)
  • B.Sc. in Physics, UNAM – Mexico (2006)

Research Interests
  • Quantum thermodynamics
  • Open quantum systems
  • Solar Energy
  • Photosynthesis

Publications
    1. Heat-machine control by quantum-state preparation: from quantum amplifiers to refrigerators
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky and G. Kurizki
      PRE 90, 022102 (2014)

    2. Work and cooling bounds in Quantum Thermodynamics
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, N. Erez, R. Alicki and G. Kurizki
      CQO-X, 181 (2014)

    3. Can quantum control modify thermodynamic behavior?
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, N. Erez, R. Alicki and G. Kurizki
      Can. Jour. Chem. 92, 160 (2014);

    4. Work and energy gain of heat-pumped quantized amplifiers
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, R. Alicki and G. Kurizki
      EPL 103, 60005 (2013);

    5. Work extraction via quantum nondemolition measurements of qubits in cavities: Non-Markovian effects
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, N. Erez, R. Alicki and G. Kurizki
      Phys. Rev. A 88, 022112 (2013);

    6. Minimal universal quantum heat machine
      D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, R. Alicki and G. Kurizki
      Phys. Rev. E 87, 012140 (2013);

    7. Markovian master equation and thermodynamics of a two-level system in a strong laser field
      K. Szczygielski*, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky* and R. Alicki; *First author equal contribution
      Phys. Rev. E 87, 012120 (2013)

    8. Quantum bath refrigeration towards absolute zero: challenging the unattainability principle
      M. Kolar*, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky* , R. Alicki and G. Kurizki; *First author equal contribution
      Editor’s Suggestion, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 090601 (2012)

    9. Periodically driven quantum open systems: Tutorial
      R. Alicki, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky and G. Kurizki
      arXiv:1205.4552v1 [quant-ph] (2012)

    10. Unitary and non-unitary manipulations of qubit-bath entanglement: non-Markov qubit cooling
      G. Bensky, G. Gordon, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, DDB. Rao, N. Erez, G. Kurizki
      Quantum information Processing 8, 607 (2009) (2012)

    11. Cooling down quantum bits on ultrashort time scales
      G. Gordon, G. Bensky, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, DDB. Rao, N. Erez, G. Kurizki
      New J. Phys. 11, 123025 (2009)

    12. Non-Markovian control of qubit thermodynamics by frequent quantum measurements
      G. Bensky, DDB. Rao, G. Gordon, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, N. Erez, G. Kurizki
      arXiv:0908.4181v1 [quant-ph] (2009)

    13. Wires with Quantum Memory
      C. Chryssomalakos, D. Gelbwaser-Klimovsky, H. Hernandez, E. Okon.
      Modern Physics Letters A 23, 3087 (2008)

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