Andreas Winter
Former Principal Investigator

Status: Alumnus (data might not be up-to-date)


  • Marco Piani, Sevag Gharibian, Gerardo Adesso, John Calsamiglia, Pawel Horodecki, A. Winter. All non-classical correlations can be activated into distillable entanglement.
  • Toby Cubitt, L. Mancinska, David Roberson, Simone Severini, Dan Stahlke, A. Winter. Bounds on entanglement assisted source-channel coding via the Lovasz theta number and its variants.


  • M. Tomamichel, Mark M. Wilde, A. Winter. (2016). Strong Converse Rates for Quantum Communication. IEEE Trans. Inf. 63 1
  • Nilanjana Datta, Min-Hsiu Hsieh, Mark M. Wilde, A. Winter. (2013). Quantum-to-classical rate distortion coding. J. Math. Phys. 54 042201
  • CÚcilia Lancien, A. Winter. (2013). Distinguishing multi-partite states by local measurements. Comm. Math. Phys. 323 555-573
  • S. Boixo, L. Aolita, D. Cavalcanti, K. Modi, A. Winter. (2011). Quantum locking of classical correlations and quantum discord of classical-quantum states. Int. J. Quant. Info. 9 1643
  • D. Cavalcanti, L. Aolita, S. Boixo, K. Modi, M. Piani, A. Winter. (2011). Operational interpretations of quantum discord. Phys. Rev. A 83 032324
  • A. Ambainis, J. Bouda, A. Winter. (2010). Non-malleable Encryption of Quantum Information. J. Math. Phys. 50 042106
  • D. Leung, J. Oppenheim, A. Winter. (2010). Quantum Network Communication-The Butterfly and Beyond. IEEE Trans. Inf. 56 3478-3490
  • A. Winter. (2010). The usefulness of uselessness. Nature 466 1053-1054
  • A. Winter. (2010). Coping with uncertainty. Nature Physics 6 640-641
  • S. Wehner, A. Winter. (2010). Entropic uncertainty relations - A survey. New J. Phys. 12 025009
  • N. Linden, S. Popescu, A. J. Short, A. Winter. (2010). On the speed of fluctuations around thermodynamic equilibrium. New J. Phys. 12 05502
  • M. Christandl, N. Schuch, A. Winter. (2010). Highly Entangled States With Almost No Secrecy. Phys. Rev. Lett. 104 240405
  • T. S. Cubitt, D. Leung, W. Matthews, A. Winter. (2010). Improving zero-error classical communication with entanglement. Phys. Rev. Lett. 104 230503
  • D. Kaszlikowski, A. Sen, U. Sen, V. Vedral, A. Winter. (2010). Comment on ""Quantum Correlation without Classical Correlation"" Reply. Phys. Rev. Lett. 104 068902
  • W. Matthews, S. Wehner, A. Winter. (2009). Distinguishability of Quantum States under Restricted Families of Measurements with an Application to Quantum Data Hiding. Comm. Math. Phys. 291 813-843
  • N. Linden, S. Popescu, A.J. Short, A. Winter. (2009). Quantum Mechanical Evolution Towards Thermal Equilibrium. Phys. Rev. E 79 061103
  • K.Li, A. Winter, X.B. Zou, G.C. Guo. (2009). Private Capacity of Quantum Channels Is Not Additive. Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 120501
  • M.J. Bremner, C. Mora, A. Winter. (2009). Are Random Pure States Useful for Quantum Computation?. Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 190502
  • L. Masanes, A. Winter. (2009). A non-distillability criterion for secret correlations. Quantum Information and Computation 10 152-159
  • W. Matthews, A. Winter. (2009). On the Chernoff distance for asymptotic LOCC discrimination of bipartite quantum states. Comm. Math. Phys. 285 161-174
  • M. Pawlowski, T. Paterek, D. Kaszlikowski, V. Scarani, A. Winter, M. Zukowski. (2009). Information causality as a physical principle. Nature 461 1101-1104
  • Manuel Ballester, S. Wehner, A. Winter. (2008). State Discrimination with Post-Measurement Information. IEEE Trans. Inf. 54 4183 - 419
  • P. Hayden, A. Winter. (2008). Counterexamples to the Maximal p-Norm Multiplicativity Conjecture for all p > 1. Comm. Math. Phys. 284 263-280
  • P. Hayden, P.W. Shor, A. Winter. (2008). Random Quantum Codes from Gaussian Ensembles and an Uncertainty Relation. Open Sys. Info. Dyn. 15 71-89
  • T. Cubitt, A. Montanaro, A. Winter. (2008). On the dimension of subspaces with bounded Schmidt rank. J. Math. Phys. 49 022107
  • J. Anders, A. Winter. (2008). Entanglement and separability of quantum harmonic oscillator systems at finite temperature. Quantum Information and Computation 8 245-262
  • S. Wehner, A. Winter. (2008). Higher entropic uncertainty relations for anti-commuting observables. J. Math. Phys. 49 062105
  • W. Matthews, A. Winter. (2008). Pure-state transformations and catalysis under operations that completely preserve positivity of partial transpose. Phys. Rev. A 78 012317
  • I. Devetak, A.W. Harrow, A. Winter. (2008). A resource framework for quantum Shannon theory. IEEE Trans. Inf. 54 4587-4618
  • T. Cubitt, A.W Harrow, D. Leung, A. Montanaro, A. Winter. (2008). Counterexamples to additivity of minimum output p-Renyi entropy for p close to 0. Comm. Math. Phys. 284 281-290
  • D. Kaszlikowski, A.S. De, U. Sen, V. Vedral, A. Winter. (2008). Quantum Correlation Without Classical Correlations. Phys. Rev. Lett. 101 070502
  • Harry Buhrman, Matthias Christandl, Falk Unger, S. Wehner, A. Winter. (2005). Implications of Superstrong Nonlocality for Cryptography. Proceedings of the Royal Society A 462 1919-1932
  • M. Hayashi, M. Koashi, K. Matsumoto, F. Morikoshi, A. Winter. (2003). Error exponents for entanglement concentration. J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 36 527-553