CV

Current position

Since October 2016: Postdoctoral researcher (CIMI postdoctoral fellowship) at Toulouse Mathematics Institute (Statistics and Probability team).

I am a member of A.N.R. StoQ and CNRS Infinity MISTEQ project.

Previous positions

  • March 2015 – September 2016: Postdoctoral researcher at Theoretical Physics Laboratory (Toulouse, France)
  • March 2015 – September 2015: Visiting from Toulouse in Pr. M. M. Wolf Mathematical Physics group at TUM in Munich (Germany).
  • September 2014 – February 2015: Postdoctoral position in Pr. V. Jaksic group at the department of mathematics and statistics of McGill University in Montréal (Canada).

Publications

  • M. Bauer, T. Benoist, D. Bernard, Repeated Quantum Non-Demolition Measurements: Convergence and Continuous Time Limit, Ann. Henri Poincaré 14 (2013) 639 – 679. (link, preprint)
  • M. Bauer, D. Bernard, T. Benoist, Iterated stochastic measurements, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 45 (2012) 494020. (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, C. Pellegrini, Large Time Behavior and Convergence Rate for Quantum Filters Under Standard Non Demolition Conditions, Commun. Math. Phys. 331 (2014) 703 – 723. (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, V. Jaksic, A. Panati, Y. Pautrat, C.-A. Pillet, Full statistics of energy conservation in two times measurement protocols, Phys. Rev. E 92 (2015) 032115. (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, C. Pellegrini, F. Ticozzi, Exponential Stability of Subspaces for Quantum Stochastic Master Equations, Ann. Henri Poincaré, 18 (2017) 2045-2074 (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, M. Fraas, V. Jaksic, C.-A. Pillet, Full statistics of erasure processes: Isothermal adiabatic theory and a statistical Landauer principle, Rev. Roumaine Math. Pures Appl. 62 (2017) 259 – 286 (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, V. Jaksic, Y. Pautrat, C.-A. Pillet, On entropy production of repeated quantum measurements I. General theory, Commun. Math. Phys. (2017) (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, I. Nechita, On bipartite unitary matrices generating subalgebra-preserving quantum operations, Linear Algebra Appl. 521 (2017) 70 – 103 (link, preprint)
  • T. Benoist, M. Fraas, Y. Pautrat and C. Pellegrini, Invariant measure for quantum trajectories, (2017) arXiv:1703.10773 (preprint)
  • T. Benoist, V. Jaksic and C.-A. Pillet, Energy statistics in open harmonic networks, J. Stat. Phys. (2017)  (link, preprint)

Presentations at international conferences

  • August 2016: Quantum trajectories and non i.i.d. random products of matrices, Randomness in Physics and Mathematics Summer School (Bielefeld, Germany). (Slides Bielefeld 2016)
  • July 2016: Repeated quantum measurements entropy production and hypothesis testing of the arrow of time, Summer School Stochastic Methods in Quantum Mechanics (Autrans, France). (Slides Autrans 2016)
  • February 2016: Energy statistics of quantum statistical systems in the adiabatic limit and Landauer’s principle, 8th GDR DYNamique QUAntique meeting (Grenoble, France). (Slides GDR DYNQUA 2016)
  • Juillet 2013: Repeated non demolition measurements and wave function collapse, Conference Advance in Open Quantum Systems (Autrans, France). (Slides Autrans 2013)

Presentations at workshops

  • January 2017: Hypothesis testing for repeated quantum measurements and the emergence of the arrow of time, Workshop: Quantum trajectories, parameter and state estimation (IMT, Université Paul Sabatier, France)
  • November 2016: Invariant measures of quantum trajectories, Second meeting of the MISTEQ project (Université Paris Sud, Orsay, France)
  • May 2016: Invariant measures of quantum trajectories, First meeting of the MISTEQ project (LPT, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France)
  • November 2015: Unitary matrices generating diagonal preserving quantum channels, Workshop Mathematical methods for quantum information (Universitatea Politehnica Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania)
  • September 2015: Energy Full Counting Statistics in the adiabatic limit, Workshop Quantum Thermodynamics and Quantum Information Theory (IMT, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France)
  • June 2015: State preparation by reservoir engineering and quantum trajectory exponential convergence, Workshop Quantum Markov Semigroups: Decoherence and empirical estimates, (Dipartimento di Matematica, Genova, Italy)
  • Mai 2012: Repeated quantum non-demolition measurements convergence, Workshop stochastic methods in quantum mechanics (ICJ, Lyon, France).

Presentations at seminars

  • July 2017: Tails of heat full statistics, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (University McGill department of Mathematics and Statistics)
  • July 2017: Number theoric quantum instruments, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (University McGill department of Mathematics and Statistics)
  • May 2017: Invariant measures for quantum trajectories, Séminaire de Physique Mathématiques (Centre de Physique Théorique, Marseille)
  • May 2017: Invariant measures for quantum trajectories, M. M. Wolf’s group seminar (Mathematical Physics group, Technische Universität München Mathematics center)
  • March 2017: Mesures invariantes des trajectoires quantiques: unicité et convergence, Séminaire de Physique Mathématiques (Institut Fourier, Université Grenoble Alpes)
  • February 2017: Mesures invariantes des trajectoires quantiques: unicité et convergence, Séminaire de Physique Mathématiques (Laboratoire AGM, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France)
  • September 2016: Invariant measures of quantum trajectories, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (University McGill department of Mathematics and Statistics)
  • July 2016: Limite adiabatique pour les systèmes quantiques ouvert et statistique de la chaleur et du travail à l’équilibre, Séminaire de Physique Mathématiques (ICJ, Lyon, France)
  • May 2016: Limite adiabatique pour les systèmes quantiques ouvert et statistique de la chaleur et du travail à l’équilibre, Séminaire EDP (IRMAR, Rennes, France)
  • January 2016: Entropies of repeated quantum indirect measurements, Probability Seminar (Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, Toulouse, France)
  • October 2015: Energy Full Counting Statistics and Landauer Principle in the adiabatic limit, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (Mathematics and Statistics Departement, McGill University, Montréal, Canada).
  • Novembre 2014: Stabilization through reservoir engineering, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (University McGill department of Mathematics and Statistics).
  • Avril 2014: Repeated non demolition measurements and wave function collapse (Theoretical Physics Institute, ETH, Zurich).
  • Mars 2014: Repeated non demolition measurements and wave function collapse (Mathematical Physics group, Technische Universität München Mathematics center).
  • Février 2014: Repeated non demolition measurements and wave function collapse (Physics research unit,  University of Luxembourg).
  • Janvier 2014: Repeated non demolition measurements and wave function collapse, Working Seminar in Mathematical Physics (University McGill department of Mathematics and Statistics).
  • Novembre 2012: Repeated quantum non-demolition measurements convergence (LPT, Université Paul Sabatier).

Teaching

  • May 2016 – present: Advisor of Renaud Raquépas, McGill Graduate student with co-advisor Vojkan Jaksic.
  • January 2016 – June 2016: 14h of tutorial sessions in probability and statistics for second year students at INSA Toulouse.
  • September 2015 – December 2015: 51h of tutorial sessions in mathematics for first year students at INSA Toulouse.
  • Septembre 2014 – Janvier 2014 : five 2h  research level lectures: Introduction to quantum trajectories and applications, Mathematical physics Workshop, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill university.

Event organization

Studies

  • September 2014: Ph.D. In Mathematical Physics with high honors at École Normale Supérieure (Paris, France)
    Supervisor: Denis Bernard
  • June 2011: Master’s degree in Theoretical Physics with honors at École Normale Supérieure (Paris, France)
  • June 2009: Bachelor degree in Mathematics with honors at Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris, France)
  • January 2007 – December 2007: Temporary interruption for medical reasons.
  • June 2006: Bachelor degree in Physics with honors at Université de Bretagne Sud (Lorient, France)

Other abilities and experiences

Languages :

  • French: native language
  • English: fluent
  • Spanish: notions
  • German: notions

Other :

  • Student Mutual Health Insurance (LMDE) Administrator from 2008 to 2009
  • Elected student representative at National Council for Higher Education and Research (France – CNESER), from 2006 to 2008