We are focused on research in the area of quantum foundations, quantum communication, and quantum information with the aim of developing quantum communication technologies and new computing techniques.
  • Foundational Underpinnings of Quantum Technologies Group

    leader Ana Belen Sainz

  • Multiphoton Quantum Optics for Quantum Information Group

    leader Marek Zukowski

  • New Quantum Resources Group

    leader Paweł Horodecki

  • New Quantum Resources and Thermodynamics Group

    leader Michał Horodecki

  • Quantum Cybersecurity and Communication Group

    leader Marcin Pawłowski

  • Quantum Open Systems in Relation to Quantum Optics Group

    leader Łukasz Rudnicki



The purpose of the ICTQT is to conduct scientific research and development works in accordance with the adopted research agenda, in an international academic environment and at the highest academic level, with due regard for high ethical standards, good academic practice in particular, and to disseminate knowledge.


Research groups

Six research groups and a team of independent researchers explore the quantum foundations and technological aspects of quantum effects


Research projects

We are conducting research co-financed by a number of
institutions from Poland and abroad


Research staff

We are proud to host researchers from 13 different countries. We have build a balanced environment where young, aspiring scientist can grow under guidance of world class researchers



Number of publications with ICTQT affiliations. We are proud to collaborate with all major theoretical quantum research labs on 5 continents


Klaster Q meeting

Last Friday, at the University of Gdańsk, a meeting of representatives of the Klaster Q was held. The Quantum Technologies Cluster is an initiative that was established […]

Discover GENERATION QI: The International Quantum Information Technology Summer School

GENERATION QI is a series of international summer schools for students that focus on quantum information technology. The programme is organized by the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics, […]

Markus Grassl to deliver plenary lecture on Algebraic Quantum Codes at ITW 2023

Markus Grassl, a Senior Scientist with the International Centre for Theory of Quantum Technologies at the University of Gdańsk, will deliver a plenary talk at the IEEE […]