PhD thesis opening on quantum hacking at IDQ and The University of Geneva

We are looking for an exceptionally talented and motivated candidate to pursue a PhD thesis in applied physics on Quantum Hacking and Single-Photon detector development. The successful candidate will work at IDQ, in collaboration with the University of Geneva, in the group of Professor Hugo Zbinden. This project is part of the project “Quantum Communications for ALL” (QCALL), a European Innovative Training Network (project 675662) funded by the Marie Sklodowska Curie Call H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015.

The details, and instructions on how to apply, can be found here

Please contact Félix Bussières for further information


IDQ offers internships to students with a solid technical or marketing background. Interns should demonstrate the ability to think and work independently. In return, IDQ can offer internships that last a minimum of 4 months.

Winter 2017-2018
The deadline for applications is October 31st, 2017.
IDQ will contact you in November 2017.

Summer 2018
The deadline for applications is March 31st, 2018.
IDQ will contact you in April 2018.

Please note: applications for internships will be accepted by email only at: