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Adán Cabello
adan(at)us.es
www.adancabello.com
Departamento de Física Aplicada II
Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería de Edificación
Universidad de Sevilla
Avda. Reina Mercedes 4 A
E-41012 Sevilla
Spain
Tel.: (+34) 954-55-66-71
Fax: (+34) 954-55-66-72
Skype (when I am in my office): nadadenada
Skype (when I am elsewhere): adancab

Position: Catedrático de Universidad (Full Professor), Universidad de Sevilla.

Research interests: Foundations of quantum mechanics, quantum information and quantum computation.

Curriculum vitae: Short CV in English, Extended CV in Spanish, Google Schoolar page.

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Latest news:

October 18-26: Concepción.

October 14: Seminar at IQOQI, Vienna. Ian Bostridge and Thomas Adès interpreting Franz Schubert's songs at Wiener Konzerthaus.

October 13: "Experimental quantum randomness extraction invulnerable to detection loophole attacks", in collaboration with Gustavo Cañas, Jaime Cariñe, Esteban Gómez, Johanna F. Barra, Guilherme B. Xavier, Gustavo Lima and Marcin Pawłowski, posted as arXiv:1410.3443 [quant-ph]. Photo with all the authors but Marcin.

October 9: "Multigraph approach to quantum non-locality", in collaboration with Rafael Rabelo, Cristhiano Duarte, Antonio J. López-Tarrida and Marcelo Terra Cunha, published as J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 47, 42, 424021 (2014) (special issue devoted to '50 years of Bell's theorem). Photo with Rafael, Cristhiano, Antonio (in Sevilla) and Marcelo in Belo Horizonte.

October 9-15: Vienna, invited by Časlav Brukner and Anton Zeilinger. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8.

October 1: Antonio J. López-Tarrida's Ph. D. dissertation, Universidad de Sevilla. With Paco Barranco, Diego, Antonio, Otfried, John and Toni (photo by Carmen Santana).

September 26: Carrera Nocturna del Guadalquivir (8.500 m), Sevilla. With Carmen en la Plaza de España after running.

September 22-26: "FQXi Workshop on Sequential Measurements and Classical Complexity", Siegen. Group photos: 1, 2 and 3.

September 19: Costantino Budroni's Ph. D. dissertation, University of Siegen. Photo with Costantino and Otfried.

September 18-26: Siegen.

September 14: Fes. Photos: View from Borj Sud, médersa Bou Inania 1, 2, 3, médersa Attarine 1, 2, 3, leather tanning area, view from the tombeaux Mérinides, Bad Bushlud gate.

September 13: Volubilis. Photos: 1, 2, 3.

September 7-16: Keynote speaker at the CIMPA school on "Operator Theory and the Principles of Quantum Mechanics", Meknes, Morocco. Photos: With some students of the CIMPA school at Salma restaurant, group photo at the university, with Markus Müller at Hotel Transatlantique, with Dagmar Bruß at the roof of the médersa Bou Inania, El Hedim square at night 1, 2, Bab al-Mansur gate, other gate, the medina at night 1, 2.

September 7: Museo Picasso Málaga (and then Málaga-Casablanca-Rabat-Meknes).

August 29: "Experimental observation of Hardy-like quantum contextuality", in collaboration with Breno Marques, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Nawareg and Mohamed Bourennane, posted as arXiv:1408.6763 [quant-ph]. Yesterday with (Mohamed) Nawareg, Mohamed (Bourennane) and Breno in Stockholm (Photo by Piotr Badziąg).

August 28: "Applying the simplest Kochen-Specker set for quantum information processing", in collaboration with Gustavo Cañas, Mauricio Arias, Sebastián Etcheverry, Esteban Gómez, Guilherme B. Xavier and Gustavo Lima, published as Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 9, 090404 (2014).

August 18: "Multigraph approach to quantum non-locality", in collaboration with Rafael Rabelo, Cristhiano Duarte, Antonio J. López-Tarrida and Marcelo Terra Cunha, accepted for publication in J. Phys. A (special issue on the 50th anniversary of Bell's paper). Photo with Rafael, Cristhiano, Antonio (in Sevilla) and Marcelo in Belo Horizonte.

August 16: 51:45 at Stockholm's Midnight Run (Midnattsloppet) (10.000 m). Map and profile. Photos before and after the race (photos by Carmen Santana).

August 13: "Applying the simplest Kochen-Specker set for quantum information processing", in collaboration with Gustavo Cañas, Mauricio Arias, Sebastián Etcheverry, Esteban Gómez, Guilherme B. Xavier and Gustavo Lima, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. Lett.

August 11-29: Invited speaker at "Quantum Engineering of States and Devices", Stockholm. My talk. Photos in some of my favourite places in Stockholm: 1, 2 and 3 (photos by Carmen Santana). More photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7.

August 9: Piedrahíta.

July 31: "Experimental implementation of an eight-dimensional Kochen-Specker set and observation of its connection with the Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger theorem", in collaboration with Gustavo Cañas, Sebastián Etcheverry, Esteban Gómez, Carlos E. Saavedra, Guilherme B. Xavier and Gustavo Lima, published as Phys. Rev. A 90, 1, 012119 (2014).

July 24: Seminar at "La Sapienza", Rome.

July 22: "Multigraph approach to quantum non-locality", in collaboration with Rafael Rabelo, Cristhiano Duarte, Antonio J. López-Tarrida and Marcelo Terra Cunha, posted as arXiv:1407.5340 [quant-ph]. In Belo Horizonte, with Rafael, Cristhiano, Antonio (in Sevilla) and Marcelo.

July 21-25: Rome, invited by Fabio Sciarrino. Group photo in San Lorenzo (I am the photographer).

July 15: Monasterio de Piedra (Zaragoza): 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.

July 13: Portillón de Benás and Boms deth Ports (France).

July 12: La Vall de Boí (Lleida): Sant Climent de Taüll, Santa María de Taüll, Sant Joan de Boí, Santa Eulàlia d'Erill-la-Vall, Sant Feliu de Barruera and Nativitat de la Mare de Déu de Durro.

July 12: Some of our exclusivity graphs drawn in the blackboards appear today in the Heraldo de Aragón.

July 5: Alquézar. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

July 4: My 46th birthday. Photos (by Carmen Santana): 1 and 2.

July 1: "Experimental implementation of an eight-dimensional Kochen-Specker set and observation of its connection with the Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger theorem", in collaboration with Gustavo Cañas, Sebastián Etcheverry, Esteban Gómez, Carlos E. Saavedra, Guilherme B. Xavier and Gustavo Lima, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. A.

June 29-July 19: "Quantum Science: Implementations" (Centro de Ciencias de Benasque "Pedro Pascual", Benasque, Huesca). Football photos (by Carmen Santana): 1, 2, 3, 4 and group.

June 28: Roda de Isábena (Huesca). Photos: 1, 2, 3. Monasterio de Obarra (Huesca). Photo: 1. Between Obarra and Castejón de Sos. Photos: 1, 2.

June 25-27: Invited speaker at "Información Cuántica en España" (ICE-1), Zaragoza. Group photo.

June 24: "The exclusivity principle singles out the quantum violation of the Bell inequality" posted as arXiv:1406.5656 [quant-ph].

June 18-23: Invited speaker at "Quantum [Un]Speakables II: 50 Years of Bell's Theorem", Vienna. Group photo (Photo by René van Bakel), with Mike Horne and John Clauser at Klosterneuburg (Photo by Marissa Giustina).

June 11: "Bounding the quantum dimension with contextuality", in collaboration with Otfried Gühne, Costantino Budroni, Matthias Kleinmann and Jan-Åke Larsson, published as Phys. Rev. A 89, 6, 062107 (2014). With Jan-Åke, Costantino, Otfried and Matthias in Siegen.

June 1: 49:23 in the Carrera Popular Parque de María Luisa (10.000 m), Sevilla.

May 24-25: La décima ya está en Madrid.

May 24: 50:45 in the V Carrera Popular Ciudad de Majadahonda (10.000 m, cross country), Majadahonda.

May 21: "Bounding the quantum dimension with contextuality", in collaboration with Otfried Gühne, Costantino Budroni, Matthias Kleinmann and Jan-Åke Larsson, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. A.

May 17: James Carter Organ Trio in Sevilla.

May 16: Philip Catherine (Organ Trio) in Sevilla.

May 15: Tord Gustavsen Quartet in Sevilla: Photos: 1, 2.

May 9: "Quantum contextuality in a Young-type interference experiment", in collaboration with Gilberto Borges, Marcos Carvalho, Pierre-Louis de Assis, José Ferraz, Mateus Araújo, Marcelo Terra Cunha and Sebastião Pádua, published as Phys. Rev. A 89, 5, 052106 (2014).

May 4: 50:05 in the Street Run 10 Km, Madrid. Photos (the first and last by Carmen Santana): Km 0, km 5 and km 7.

April 27: 51:41 in the Carrera Popular Parque de los Príncipes (10.000 m) (formerly known as Carrera Popular Triana), Sevilla. Photos (by Carmen Santana): 1 and 2.

April 17: "Quantum contextuality in a Young interference experiment", in collaboration with Gilberto Borges, Marcos Carvalho, Pierre-Louis de Assis, José Ferraz, Mateus Araújo, Marcelo Terra Cunha and Sebastião Pádua, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. A.

April 11: "Device-independent certification of high-dimensional quantum systems" posted as arXiv:1404.2621 [quant-ph].

April 9: "Device-independent certification of high-dimensional quantum systems", in collaboration with Vincenzo D'Ambrosio, Fabrizio Bisesto, Fabio Sciarrino, Johanna F. Barra and Gustavo Lima, published as Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 14, 140503 (2014).

April 1: "Kochen-Specker set with seven contexts", in collaboration with Petr Lisoněk, Piotr Badziąg and José R. Portillo, published as Phys. Rev. A 89, 4, 042101 (2014).

March 30: 48:45 in the Carrera Popular Nevión San Pablo (10.000 m), Sevilla.

March 25: "Device-independent certification of high-dimensional quantum systems", in collaboration with Vincenzo D'Ambrosio, Fabrizio Bisesto, Fabio Sciarrino, Johanna F. Barra and Gustavo Lima, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. Lett.

March 21: "Kochen-Specker set with seven contexts", in collaboration with Petr Lisoněk, Piotr Badziąg and José R. Portillo, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. A.

March 18: Tomasz Stańko New York Quartet at Fasching, Stockholm. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 (photo by Jan-Åke Larsson).

March 17-20: Albanova Meeting on Quantum Contextuality, Stockholm. Group photo.

March 16-21: Stockholm. Photos at the Af Chapman (by Gláucia Murta): Alone and with Marcin.

March 10: "Fundamental monogamy relation between contextuality and nonlocality", in collaboration with Pawel Kurzyśnski and Dagomir Kaszlikowski, published as Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 10, 100401 (2014). Photo with Pawel and Dagomir in Sevilla.

March 10: "Exclusivity principle forbids sets of correlations larger than the quantum set", in collaboration with Bárbara Amaral and Marcelo Terra Cunha, published as Phys. Rev. A 89, 3, 030101(R) (2014). Photo with Marcelo and Bárbara in Natal.

March 9: 49:26 (minus the time to reach the start line) in the Street Run 10 Km, Sevilla.

February 19: Back in Köln after almost 30 years. Photos: 1, 2.

February 18: "Exclusivity principle forbids sets of correlations larger than the quantum set", in collaboration with Bárbara Amaral and Marcelo Terra Cunha, accepted for publication as a Rapid Communication in Phys. Rev. A. Photo with Marcelo and Bárbara in Natal.

February 17-19: Invited speaker at "554. WE-Heraeus-Seminar on Quantum Contextuality, Non-Locality, and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics", Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, Bad Honnef. Photos: Physikzentrum, group photo (by Elisabeth Nowotka), with Mark Howard and Robert Raussendorf (photo by Marcelo Terra Cunha).

February 6: "Fundamental monogamy relation between contextuality and nonlocality", in collaboration with Pawel Kurzyśnski and Dagomir Kaszlikowski, accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. Lett. Photo with Pawel and Dagomir in Sevilla.

January 29: "Graph-theoretic approach to quantum correlations" posted as arXiv:1401.7081 [quant-ph].

January 27-February 7: Belo Horizonte. Photo of the group

January 27: "Graph-theoretic approach to quantum correlations", in collaboration with Simone Severini and Andreas Winter, published as Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 4, 040401 (2014). Photo with Simone and Andreas in 2011 in Benasque.

January 26-27: Santiago de Chile.


Future:

October 26-31: Invited speaker at "Quantum Optics VII", Mar del Plata, Argentina.

November 2-10: Singapore.

November 3-7: Invited speaker at the FQXi workshop "Quantum Contextuality: Trick or Treat", Singapore.

November 7-10: Komodo.

November 25-December 3 (to be confirmed): Concepción.

December 3-18 (to be confirmed): Belo Horizonte.

January, 2015 (to be confirmed): Concepción.

May 16-25, 2015: Invited speaker at the FQXi workshop "What is quantum information?", Buenos Aires.

June 15-17, 2015 (to be confirmed): Marcus Wallenberg Symposium on Device-Independent Quantum Information, Stockholm.

June 21-July 10, 2015: "Quantum Information" (Centro de Ciencias de Benasque "Pedro Pascual", Benasque, Huesca).

July 13-17, 2015: XXXV Bienal de la Real Sociedad Española de Física, Gijón.

August 17-30, 2015: Linköping.

August 24-28, 2015: FQXi workshop, Linköping.


This week’s play list:

Andrés Suárez y Elia Velo – Tal vez te acuerdes de mí
Carlos Chaouen – Semilla en la tierra
Gianna Nannini – Amore cannibale
Just Jinger – Shallow waters
Andrés Suárez – El sitio de mi recreo
Paco Cifuentes y Andrés Suárez – A primeira vista


Last recommended records:

Tord Gustavsen QuartetExtended circle
Tomasz Stańko New York QuartetWisława
Bobo Stenson TrioIndicum


Last recommended films:

Inception
El secreto de sus ojos
Whatever works
Up
Gran Torino
Wall-e
Caos calmo
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull
L'âge des ténèbres
Red Road
Das Leben der Anderen
Babel
Clerks II
Tiempo de valientes


Last recommended books:

Stieg Larsson – Los hombres que no amaban a las mujeres (Millenium 1)
Stieg Larsson – La chica que soñaba con una cerilla y un bidón de gasolina (Millenium 2)
Stieg Larsson – La reina en el palacio de las corrientes de aire (Millenium 3)
George R. R. Martin – A game of thrones (A song of ice and fire 1)
George R. R. Martin – A clash of kings (A song of ice and fire 2)
George R. R. Martin – A storm of swords (A song of ice and fire 3)
Robert J. Sawyer – The terminal experiment
Elizabeth Moon – The speed of dark
Mark Haddon – The curious incident of the dog in the night-time


Last recommended comic books:

Roger Leloup – Yoko Tsuno – Le septième code
HermannJeremiah – Un port dans l'ombre
Quino – ¡Qué presente impresentable!
Uderzo – Astérix – Le ciel lui tombe sur la tête
André Taymans – Caroline Baldwin – Le roi du Nord
Dodier – Jérôme K. Jérôme Bloche – Un chien dans un jeu de quilles
Naoki Urasawa – Monster
Naoki Urasawa – 20th century boys
Takeshi Obata and Tsugumi Ohba – Death note
Frank and Bom – Broussaille – Les baleines publiques


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Acknowledgments: Thanks to Noelia Urra, Sara Schvartzman, Mané Larregla and Álvaro Feito for their help with this website.