LKB - Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics

Igor Dotsenko

Igor Dotsenko

Associate Professor

Non-local Quantum States team

Phone : +33 (0)1 44 27 16 25

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Scientific interests
- Cavity quantum electrodynamics
- Quantum information
- Cold atom physics

Personal details
- born on May 10, 1979
- ukrainian citizen
- married, three kids

Education & scientific career
- since 2014 : Maître de conférences, Collège de France (Group of Prof. S. Haroche), Paris
- 2007-2014 : Postdoctoral fellow, Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, Collège de France/CNRS (Group of Prof. S. Haroche), Paris
- 2003-2007 : PhD student, University of Bonn (Group of Prof. D. Meschede), Germany
- 2000-2002 : Graduate student, University of Bonn (Group of Prof. D. Meschede), Germany
- 1996-2000 : Undergraduate student, Physics Department of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University, Ukraine
- 1992-1996 : Physical-mathematical lyceum, Cherkasy, Ukraine

Prizes, grants & scholarships

- 2008 : Hugot-Prize of Collège de France
- 2004-2006 : INTAS Young Scientist Fellowship grant
- 2000-2002 : Joint scholarship of German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Stiftung
- 1999-2000 : Personal scholarship of the Parliament of Ukraine
- 1997 : Grant of International Soros Science Education Program (ISSEP)

- Adaptive Quantum Nondemolition Measurement of a Photon Number
B. Peaudecerf, T. Rybarczyk, S. Gerlich, S. Gleyzes, J. M. Raimond, S. Haroche, I. Dotsenko, and M. Brune
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 080401 (2014)

- Quantum feedback experiments stabilizing Fock states of light in a cavity
B. Peaudecerf, C. Sayrin, X. Zhou, T. Rybarczyk, S. Gleyzes, I. Dotsenko, J. M. Raimond, M. Brune, and S. Haroche
Phys. Rev. A 87, 042320 (2013)

- Optimal time-resolved photon number distribution reconstruction of a cavity field by maximum likelihood
C. Sayrin, I. Dotsenko, S. Gleyzes, M. Brune, JM. Raimond and S. Haroche
New J. Phys. 14, 115007 (2012)

- Quantum Zeno dynamics of a field in a cavity
J.M. Raimond, P. Facchi, B. Peaudecerf, S. Pascazio, C. Sayrin, I. Dotsenko, S. Gleyzes, M. Brune, and S. Haroche
Phys. Rev. A 86, 032120 (2012)

- Field locked to a Fock state by quantum feedback with single photon corrections
X. Zhou, I. Dotsenko, B. Peaudecerf, T. Rybarczyk, C. Sayrin, S. Gleyzes, J. M. Raimond, M. Brune, and S. Haroche
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 243602 (2012)



  • Trapping and cooling of Sr+ ions: strings and large clouds, S. Removille, R. Dubessy, B. Dubost, Q. Glorieux, T. Coudreau, S. Guibal, J-P. Likforman and L. Guidoni, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 42, 154014 (2009).
  • Photoionisation loading of large Sr+ ion clouds with ultrafast pulses, S. Removille, R. Dubessy, Q. Glorieux, S. Guibal, T. Coudreau, L. Guidoni and J.-P. Likforman, Applied Phys. B. 97, 47-52 (2009).


  • Laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) : a new analytical technique for in situ study of painted artworks, V. Detalle, Q. Glorieux, R. Bruder, D. L’Hermite, A. Semerok, Act. Chim. 312, 98-104 (2007).