Ricardo Puebla

Postdoctoral researcher

Currently postdoc at IFF-CSIC (Spain) [working in the SuperQuLAN project]. Previously:

  • 2018-2020 Postdoc at Queen’s University Belfast (UK)
  • MSc in Nuclear Physics, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
  • Licenciatura (5-years degree) in Theoretical Physics, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)

Scientific interests

  • Theoretical quantum optics
  • Non-equilibrium quantum dynamics, critical phenomena
  • Few- and many-body quantum systems
  • Quantum control & quantum information processing
  • Quantum sensing & metrology


  • Exponential precision by reaching a quantum critical point, arXiv:2112.11264
  • Detection of Molecular Transitions with Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers and Electron-Spin Labels, arXiv:2110.14255
  • Critical Quantum Metrology with Fully-Connected Models: From Heisenberg to Kibble-Zurek Scaling, arXiv:2110.04144
  • Universal deterministic quantum operations in microwave quantum links, arXiv:2110.02092
  • Open Quantum Rotors: Connecting Correlations and Physical Currents, arXiv:2108.10955
  • Harnessing non-adiabatic excitations promoted by a quantum critical point, arXiv:2105.00362

Selected publications