© Hector Fellow Academy
3. February 2020
New Hector Fellow: Wolfgang Wernsdorfer

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Werns­dor­fer receives the Hector Science Prize 2019

The Hector Founda­tion II thus honors Prof. Dr. Wernsdorfer's ground­break­ing contri­bu­tions in the field of quantum materi­als and technol­ogy. His research aims, among other things, to realize an opera­tional quantum computer. Prof. Dr. Werns­dorf has been Humboldt Profes­sor at the Karlsruhe Insti­tute of Technol­ogy (KIT) since 2016.

By receiv­ing the Hector Science Prize, Prof. Dr. Werns­dor­fer further­more joins the group of the now 25 Hector Fellows in the Hector Fellow Academy.