Emeritus Professor Hans Albert Bachor

Hans Albert Bachor

Elected in 2014

Short citation at year of election

Hans Bachor invented, and was the first to demonstrate, spatially multiplexed quantum optical communication systems. This discovery opened a new path for engineering practical quantum communication technologies. The demonstration was as elegant as it was innovative; the outcome of a lifetime of experimental achievement at the interface between quantum and classical optics.

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