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Ruediger Schack

  • Professor of Mathematics

Current Work Location:
Royal Holloway, University of London
Department of Mathematics Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX United Kingdom

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  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of New Mexico 1992-1994
  • PhD Theoretical Physics, University of Munich 1991


Physics of information, Quantum information, Quantum cryptography, Quantum chaos, Bayesian probability in quantum mechanics


Ruediger Schack is a Professor at the Department of Mathematics at Royal Holloway, University of London. He obtained his Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics at the University of Munich in 1991 and held postdoctoral positions at the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics, the University of Southern California, the University of New Mexico, and Queen Mary and Westfield College before joining Royal Holloway in 1995. His research interests are quantum information theory, quantum cryptography and quantum Bayesianism.