A training programme for early-stage researchers that focuses on developing personal science outreach portfolios

Shaeema Zaman Ahmed, Arthur Hjorth, Janet Frances Rafner, Carrie Ann Weidner, Gitte Kragh, Jesper Hasseriis Mohr Jensen, Julien Bobroff, Kristian Hvidtfelt Nielsen, and Jacob Friis Sherson.

Quantum Composer: A programmable quantum visualization and simulation tool for education and research

Shaeema Zaman Ahmed, Jesper Hasseriis Mohr Jensen, Carrie Ann Weidner, Jens Jakob Sørensen, Marcel Mudrich, and Jacob Friis Sherson

Crowdsourcing human common sense for quantum control

Jesper Hasseriis Mohr Jensen, Miroslav Gajdacz, Shaeema Zaman Ahmed, Jakub Herman Czarkowski, Carrie Weidner, Janet Rafner, Jens Jakob Sørensen, Klaus Mølmer, Jacob Friis Sherson


The power of pictures: using ML assisted image generation to engage the crowd in complex socioscientific problems

Rafner et al., 2020

Investigating student use of a flexible tool for simulating and visualizing quantum mechanics

Weidner et al., 2020

Cognitive Abilities in the Wild: Population-scale game-based cognitive assessment

Pedersen et al., 2020

The Open Innovation in Science research field: a collaborative conceptualisation approach

Beck et al., 2020

crea.blender: A Neural Network-Based Image Generation Game to Assess Creativity

Rafner et al., 2020

A pilot study about creativity and co-creative systems.


Quantum Computing Gets a Boost From AI and Crowdsourcing

Ottó Elíasson, Carrie Weidner, Janet Rafner, Shaeema Zaman Ahmed


Remote optimization of an ultracold atoms experiment by experts and citizen scientists

Robert HeckOana VuculescuJens Jakob SørensenJonathan ZollerMorten G. AndreasenMark G. BasonPoul EjlertsenOttó ElíassonPinja HaikkaJens S. LaustsenLærke L. NielsenAndrew MaoRomain MüllerMario NapolitanoMads K. PedersenAske R. ThorsenCarsten BergenholtzTommaso CalarcoSimone Montangero, and Jacob F. Sherson.

Global optimization for quantum dynamics of few-fermion systems

Xikun Li, Daniel Pęcak, Tomasz Sowiński, Jacob Sherson, and Anne E. B. Nielsen

Fast state transfer in a Λ-system: a shortcut-to-adiabaticity approach to robust and resource optimized control

Henrik Lund Mortensen, Jens Jakob W. H. Sørensen, Klaus Mølmer and Jacob Friis Sherson


Leaderboard effects on player performance in a citizen science game

Mads Kock Pedersen, Nanna Ravn Rasmussen, Jacob F. Sherson, Rajiv Vaid Basaiawmoit

Causal inference from noisy time-series data — testing the Convergent Cross-Mapping algorithm in the presence of noise and external influence

Dan Mønster, Riccardo Fusaroli, Kristian Tylén, Andreas Roepstorff, Jacob F. Sherson

Sub-atom shot noise Faraday imaging of ultracold atom clouds

M. A. Kristensen, M. Gajdacz, P. L. Pedersen, C. Klempt, J. F. Sherson, J. J. Arlt and A. J. Hilliard


Manipulating matter waves in an optical superlattice

Brendan Reid, Maria Moreno-Cardoner, Jacob Sherson, and Gabriele De Chiara

Universal Three-Body Physics in Ultracold KRb Mixtures

L. J. Wacker, N. B. Jørgensen, D. Birkmose, N. Winter, M. Mikkelsen, J. Sherson, N. Zinner, J. J. Arlt

Knowledge Formation and Inter-Game Transfer With Classical and Quantum Physics

Mads Kock Pedersen, Camilla Clement Borre, Andreas Lieberoth, Jacob Sherson

Proceedings of the European Conference on Games-Based Learning. Academic Conferences Limited, 2016. s. 1010-1013.

Measurement-enhanced determination of BEC phase diagrams

Mark G. Bason, Robert Heck, Mario Napolitano, Ottó Elíasson, Romain Müller, Aske Thorsen, Wen-Zhuo Zhang, Jan Arlt, Jacob F. Sherson

DiffGame: Game-based mathematics learning for physics

Mads KockPedersen, Anette Svenningsen, Niels Bonderup Dohn, Andreas Lieberoth, Jacob Sherson

Inferring causality from noisy time series data: A test of Convergent Cross-Mapping

Dan Mønster, Riccardo Fusaroli, Kristian Tylen, Andreas Roepstorff and Jacob F. Sherson

Preparation of Ultracold Atom Clouds at the Shot Noise Level

Miroslav Gajdacz, Andrew J. Hilliard, Mick A. Kristensen, Poul L. Pedersen, Carsten Klempt, Jan J. Arlt, Jacob F. Sherson

Exploring the Quantum Speed Limit with Computer Games - RETRACTED

Jens Jakob W. H. Sørensen, Mads Kock Pedersen, Michael Munch, Pinja Haikka, Jesper Halkjær Jensen, Tilo Planke, Morten Ginnerup Andreasen, Miroslav Gajdacz, Klaus Mølmer, Andreas Lieberoth, and Jacob F. Sherson
Nature - retracted 22 July 2020. Read blog for more information.

Manipulation of collective quantum states in Bose-Einstein condensates by continuous imaging

Andrew C. J. Wade, Jacob F. Sherson, and Klaus Mølmer


Time-limited Optimal Dynamics beyond the Quantum Speed Limit

Gajdacz, M., Das, K. K., Arlt, J., Sherson, J. F., & Opatrný, T.
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics) - Phys Rev A.92.062106

StudentResearcher–A Virtual Learning Environment for Interactive Engagement with Advanced Quantum Mechanics

Pedersen, M. K., Skyum, B., Heck, R., Müller, R., Bason, M., Lieberoth, A., Sherson, J. F.

Play or Science? A Study of Learning and Framing in Crowdscience

Lieberoth, A., Pedersen, M. K., & Sherson, J. F.
Well Played

Squeezing and Entanglement of Density Oscillations in a Bose-Einstein Condensate

A. Wade, J. F. Sherson, and K. Mølmer
Physical Review Letters

Getting Humans to do Quantum Optimization: User Acquisition, Engagement and Early Results from the Citizen Cyberscience Game Quantum Moves

Lieberoth, A., Pedersen, M. K., Marin, A. C., Planke, T., & Sherson, J. F.
Human Computation


Many-body State Engineering Using Measurements and Fixed Unitary Dynamics

Pedersen, M. K.., Sørensen, J. J., Tichy, M. C. & Sherson, J. F.
New Journal of Physics

Gamification of Quantum Mechanics Teaching

Bjælde, O. E., Pedersen, M. K., & Sherson, J. F.
Conference paper

Characterization of Bose-Hubbard Models with Quantum Non-demolition Measurements

B. Rogers, M. Paternostro, J. F. Sherson, and G. De Chiara,
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)

Games as a Platform for Student Participation in Authentic Scientific Research

Magnussen, R., Hansen, S. D., Planke, T., & Sherson, J. F.
Electronic Journal of e-Learning

Spin Dynamics in a Two-dimensional Quantum Gas

P. L. Pedersen, M. Gajdacz, F. Deuretzbacher, L. Santos, C. Klempt, J. F. Sherson, A. J. Hilliard, and J. J. Arlt
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)

One- and Two-qubit Quantum Gates Using Superimposed Optical-lattice Potentials

Jørgensen, N. B., Bason, M. G., & Sherson, J.
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)


Production and Manipulation of Wave Packets from Ultracold Atoms in an Optical Lattice

P. Pedersen, N. Winter, M. Gajdacz, J. F. Sherson, and J. Arlt
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics

Nonadiabatic Quantum State Control of Many Bosons in Few Wells

Tichy, M. C., Pedersen, M. K., Mølmer, K., & Sherson, J. F.
Physical Review A.

Scientific Discovery Games for Authentic Science Education

Magnussen, R., Hansen, S. D., Planke, T., & Sherson, J. F.
European conference on games based learning


Dynamical Effects of Exchange Symmetry Breaking in Mixtures of Interacting Bosons

Malte C. Tichy, Jacob F. Sherson and Klaus Mølmer
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)

Shaking the Entropy out of a Lattice: Atomic Filtering by Vibrational Excitations

Malte C. Tichy, Klaus Mølmer and Jacob F. Sherson
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)

Pump-probe Coupling of Matter Wave Packets to Remote Lattice States

J. F. Sherson, S. J. Park, P. Pedersen, N. Winter, M. Gajdacz, S. Mai, and J. Arlt
New Journal of Physics

Game-based Research Collaboration Adapted to Science Education

Magnussen, R., Hansen, S. D., Grønbæk, K., Mølmer, K., & Sherson, J. F.

Dynamical Control of Matter-wave Splitting Using Time-dependent Optical Lattices

S. J. Park, S. Mai, J. Arlt, and J. F. Sherson
Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics)