CV

Research experience

  • Since 2017: Postdoctoral Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen, Germany.
  • 2013–2017: Ph.D. Research Assistant, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany.
  • 2012–2013: M.Sc. Research Assistant, Department of Optics, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic.

Education

  • 2013–2017: Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany.
    Thesis: Novel approaches to optomechanical transduction
  • 2011–2013: M.Sc., Optics and Optoelectronics, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic.
    Thesis: Transformations of continuous-variable entangled states of light
  • 2011–2012: Exchange studies, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.
  • 2008–2011: B.Sc., Optics and Optoelectronics, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic.
    Thesis: Numerical simulation of dynamics of quantum systems using stochastic wave-function method

Teaching

  • 2013–2014, summer semester: Introductory Quantum Mechanics
    I was responsible for designing and correcting computer exercises for this undergraduate course.

Publications

Peer-reviewed articles

  1. O. Černotík, S. Mahmoodian, and K. Hammerer, ‘Spatially adiabatic frequency conversion in optoelectromechanical arrays,’ Physical Review Letters 121, 110506 (2018). Freely available preprint arXiv:1707.03339.
  2. O. Černotík and K. Hammerer, ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement of superconducting qubits using optomechanical transducers,’ Physical Review A 94, 012340 (2016). Freely available preprint arXiv:1512.00768.
  3. O. Černotík, D.V. Vasilyev, and K. Hammerer, ‘Adiabatic elimination of Gaussian subsystems from quantum dynamics under continuous measurement,’ Physical Review A 92, 012124 (2015). Freely available preprint arXiv:1503.07484.
  4. O. Černotík and J. Fiurášek, ‘Transformations of symmetric multipartite Gaussian states by Gaussian local operations and classical communication,’ Physical Review A 89, 042331 (2014). Freely available preprint arXiv:1403.0737.
  5. O. Černotík and J. Fiurášek, ‘Displacement-enhanced continuous-variable entanglement concentration,’ Physical Review A 86, 052339 (2012). Freely available preprint arXiv:1212.0974.

Preprints

  1. O. Černotík, C. Genes, and A. Dantan, ‘Interference effects in hybrid cavity optomechanics,’ arXiv:1809.01420.

Popular science articles

  1. O. Černotík, ‘How to build internet for quantum computers,’ Quantum Views 2, 9 (2018).

Presentations

Invited talks

  1. ‘Novel approaches to optomechanical transduction,’ Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark, 18 April 2018.
  2. ‘Quantum networks with superconducting circuits and optomechanical transducers,’ IST Austria, Klosterneuburg, Austria, 3 November 2016.
  3. ‘Quantum force sensing with optomechanical transducers,’ Institute for Theoretical Physics II, University of Erlangen–Nuremberg, Germany, 19 July 2016.
  4. ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement with optomechanical transducers,’ Department of Optics, Palacký Unviersity Olomouc, Czech Republic, 23 September 2015.
  5. ‘Hybrid quantum systems: Interfacing optical, electrical, and mechanical degrees of freedom,’ student seminar of the Department of Optics, Palacký Unviersity Olomouc, Nová Lhota, Czech Republic, 14 September 2015.
  6. ‘Transformations of continuous-variable entangled states of light,’ Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 8 July 2013.

Contributed talks

  1. ‘Novel approaches to optomechanical transduction,’ APS March Meeting, New Orleans (LA), USA, 16 March 2017.
  2. ‘Novel approaches to optomechanical transduction,’ DPG Spring Meeting (AMOP section), Mainz, Germany, 10 March 2017.
  3. ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement of superconducting qubits using optomechanical transducers,’ Quantum Interfaces with Nano-opto-electromechanical devices, Erice, Italy, 1 August 2016.
  4. ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement of superconducting qubits using optomechanical transducers,’ Gordon Research Seminar Mechanical Systems in the Quantum Regime, Ventura (CA), USA, 5 March 2016.
  5. ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement of superconducting qubits using optomechanical transducers,’ DPG Spring Meeting (AMOP section), Hannover, Germany, 3 March 2016.
  6. ‘Entangling distant superconducting qubits using nanomechanical transducers,’ DPG Spring Meeting (AMOP section), Heidelberg, Germany, 26 March 2015.

Conference posters

  1. ‘Interference effects in doped cavity optomechanics,’ Current trends in open and nonequilibrium quantum optical systems, Erlangen, Germany, July 2018.
  2. ‘Cavity optomechanics with variable polarizability mirrors,’ Gordon Research Conference Mechanical Systems in the Quantum Regime, Ventura (CA), USA, February 2018.
  3. ‘Spatially adiabatic frequency conversion in opto-electro-mechanical arrays,’ Frontiers of Circuit QED and Optomechanics, Klosterneuburg, Austria, February 2018.
  4. ‘Measurement-induced long-distance entanglement of superconducting qubits using optomechanical transducers,’ Gordon Research Conference Mechanical Systems in the Quantum Regime, Ventura (CA), USA, March 2016.
  5. ‘Entangling distant superconducting qubits using nanomechanical transducers,’ 576th Wilhelm & Else Heraeus Seminar Designed Quantum States of Matter, Bad Honnef, Germany, December 2014.
  6. ‘Transformations of continuous-variable entangled states of light,’ 11th Central European Quantum Information Processing Workshop, Znojmo, Czech Republic, June 2014.
  7. ‘Transformations of continuous-variable entangled states of light,’ DPG Spring Meeting (AMOP section), Berlin, Germany, March 2014.
  8. ‘Displacement-enhanced continuous-variable entanglement concentration,’ 22nd International Laser Physics Workshop, Prague, Czech Republic, July 2013.

Service

I am an active referee for the journals Physical Review Letters, Optics Letters, Physical Review A, Quantum Information Processing, Optics Communications, and The European Physical Journal D. A verified record of my peer-review activities can be found on my Publons profile.