Welcome to the first issue of the Ion Trapper's News ! The aim of this newsletter is to bundle interesting information and to bring it to you in regular intervals. Many of the information can be found on the Website of the COST Action MP1001 The Website and this Newsletter live on YOUR INPUT, please send information about recent results, publications, announcements and openings to
Enjoy reading !
Martina and Irene

New COST Action MP1006 "Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics" chaired by Angelo Bassi. more
NIST is about to join the Action as a non-COST country institution. Convince all your collaborators to join the Action ! more
We are looking for a dynamic postdoc or PhD student to serve as "highlight" editor for this Newsletter. contact
Last possibility for an 2011 STSM - apply before October 15, 2011more
Are you a young post-doc and have an accepted oral contribution in a conference? Then you may apply for a conference grant! more
The workshop/training event on Cold Molecular Ions in Sandbjerg/DK is on 23-25 November 2011. more
Training School on Fundamental Physics with Trapped Charged Particles from January 9-20, 2012  in Les Houches. more
A technology workshop is scheduled for 7-9 May 2012 in Siegen/D. Reserve dates.
ECTI conference will take place from 9-14 September in Obergurgl/Austria. Announcement coming soon !
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Integrated Quantum Hybrid Systems and Ion Quantum Technology  in the Hensinger group in Sussex. more
Postdoc Position    
and a
PhD Position in "Integrated Quantum Information Technology" in Christof Wunderlich's group in Siegen. more
Please send recent informations about published or accepted publications to

Single Atom as a Mirror of an Optical Cavity
G. Hétet, L. Slodička, M. Hennrich, and R. Blatt
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 133002 (2011) 
Single-qubit-gate error below 104 in a trapped ion
K. R. Brown, A. C. Wilson, Y. Colombe, C. Ospelkaus, A. M. Meier, E. Knill, D. Leibfried, and D. J. Wineland
Phys. Rev. A 84, 030303 (2011)
All-optical ion generation for ion trap loading
K. Sheridan, W. Lange and M. Keller
Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, Volume 104, Number 4, 755-761
Near-ground-state transport of trapped-ion qubits through a multidimensional array
R. B Blakestad, C. Ospelkaus, A. P VanDevender, J. H Wesenberg, M. J Biercuk, D. Leibfried, and D. J Wineland
Phys. Rev. A 84, 032314 (2011) 
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Editorial team: Martina Knoop, Irene Marzoli