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L. (Ludovico) Lami PhD

Faculty of Science

Visiting address
  • Science Park 107
Postal address
  • Postbus 94248
    1090 GE Amsterdam
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  • Publications


    • Ferrari, G., Lami, L., Theurer, T., & Plenio, M. B. (2023). Asymptotic State Transformations of Continuous Variable Resources. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 398(1), 291-351.
    • Lami, L., & Regula, B. (2023). Computable lower bounds on the entanglement cost of quantum channels. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 56(3), Article 035302.
    • Lami, L., & Regula, B. (2023). No second law of entanglement manipulation after all. Nature Physics, 19(2), 184-189.
    • Lami, L., & Shirokov, M. E. (in press). Attainability and Lower Semi-continuity of the Relative Entropy of Entanglement and Variations on the Theme. Annales Henri Poincare.
    • Lami, L., & Wilde, M. M. (2023). Exact solution for the quantum and private capacities of bosonic dephasing channels. Nature Photonics, 17(6), 525-530.
    • Lami, L., Regula, B., Wang, X., & Wilde, M. M. (2023). Upper Bounds on the Distillable Randomness of Bipartite Quantum States. In 2023 IEEE Information Theory Workshop, ITW 2023 (pp. 203-208). (2023 IEEE Information Theory Workshop, ITW 2023). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..
    • Regula, B., Lami, L., & Wilde, M. M. (2023). Overcoming entropic limitations on asymptotic state transformations through probabilistic protocols. Physical Review A, 107(4), Article 042401.
    • Regula, B., Lami, L., & Wilde, M. M. (in press). Postselected quantum hypothesis testing. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 1.


    • Aubrun, G., Lami, L., Palazuelos, C., & Plávala, M. (2022). Entanglement and Superposition Are Equivalent Concepts in Any Physical Theory. Physical Review Letters, 128(16), Article 160402.
    • Cenni, M. F. B., Lami, L., Acín, A., & Mehboudi, M. (2022). Thermometry of Gaussian quantum systems using Gaussian measurements. Quantum, 6, Article 743.
    • Correa, W. H. G., Lami, L., & Palazuelos, C. (2022). Maximal Gap Between Local and Global Distinguishability of Bipartite Quantum States. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 68(11), 7306-7314.
    • Mele, F. A., Lami, L., & Giovannetti, V. (2022). Quantum optical communication in the presence of strong attenuation noise. Physical Review A, 106(4), Article 042437.
    • Mele, F. A., Lami, L., & Giovannetti, V. (2022). Restoring Quantum Communication Efficiency over High Loss Optical Fibers. Physical Review Letters, 129(18), Article 180501.
    • Sun, K., Liu, Z. H., Wang, Y., Hao, Z. Y., Xu, X. Y., Xu, J. S., Li, C. F., Guo, G. C., Castellini, A., Lami, L., Winter, A., Adesso, G., Compagno, G., & Franco, R. L. (2022). Activation of indistinguishability-based quantum coherence for enhanced metrological applications with particle statistics imprint. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 119(21), Article e2119765119.



    • Aubrun, G., Lami, L., Palazuelos, C., Szarek, S. J., & Winter, A. (2020). Universal Gaps for XOR Games from Estimates on Tensor Norm Ratios. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 375(1), 679-724.
    • Colafranceschi, E., Lami, L., Adesso, G., & Tufarelli, T. (2020). Refined diamond norm bounds on the emergence of objectivity of observables. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 53(39), Article 395305.
    • Lami, L. (2020). Completing the grand tour of asymptotic quantum coherence manipulation. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 66(4), 2165-2183. Article 8863412.
    • Lami, L., Plenio, M. B., Giovannetti, V., & Holevo, A. S. (2020). Bosonic Quantum Communication across Arbitrarily High Loss Channels. Physical Review Letters, 125(11), Article 110504.
    • Lami, L., Takagi, R., & Adesso, G. (2020). Assisted concentration of Gaussian resources. Physical Review A, 101(5), Article 052305.



    • Fang, K., Wang, X., Lami, L., Regula, B., & Adesso, G. (2018). Probabilistic Distillation of Quantum Coherence. Physical Review Letters, 121(7), Article 070404.
    • Huber, M., Lami, L., Lancien, C., & Müller-Hermes, A. (2018). High-Dimensional Entanglement in States with Positive Partial Transposition. Physical Review Letters, 121(20), Article 200503.
    • Lami, L., Das, S., & Wilde, M. M. (2018). Approximate reversal of quantum Gaussian dynamics. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 51(12), Article 125301.
    • Lami, L., Das, S., & Wilde, M. M. (2018). Approximate reversal of quantum Gaussian dynamics. In M. M. Wilde (Ed.), 12th Conference on the Theory of Quantum Computation, Communication, and Cryptography, TQC 2017 (pp. 101-1018). (Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics, LIPIcs; Vol. 73). Schloss Dagstuhl- Leibniz-Zentrum fur Informatik GmbH, Dagstuhl Publishing.
    • Lami, L., Palazuelos, C., & Winter, A. (2018). Ultimate Data Hiding in Quantum Mechanics and Beyond. Communications in Mathematical Physics, 361(2), 661-708.
    • Lami, L., Regula, B., Wang, X., Nichols, R., Winter, A., & Adesso, G. (2018). Gaussian quantum resource theories. Physical Review A, 98(2), Article 022335.
    • Lami, L., Sabapathy, K. K., & Winter, A. (2018). All phase-space linear bosonic channels are approximately Gaussian dilatable. New Journal of Physics, 20(11), Article 113012.
    • Lami, L., Serafini, A., & Adesso, G. (2018). Gaussian entanglement revisited. New Journal of Physics, 20(2), Article 023030.
    • Regula, B., Lami, L., & Streltsov, A. (2018). Nonasymptotic assisted distillation of quantum coherence. Physical Review A, 98(5), Article 052329.
    • Ringbauer, M., Bromley, T. R., Cianciaruso, M., Lami, L., Lau, W. Y. S., Adesso, G., White, A. G., Fedrizzi, A., & Piani, M. (2018). Certification and Quantification of Multilevel Quantum Coherence. Physical Review X, 8(4), Article 041007.
    • Seshadreesan, K. P., Lami, L., & Wilde, M. M. (2018). Rényi relative entropies of quantum Gaussian states. Journal of Mathematical Physics, 59(7), Article 072204.


    • Clivaz, F., Huber, M., Lami, L., & Murta, G. (2017). Genuine-multipartite entanglement criteria based on positive maps. Journal of Mathematical Physics, 58(8), Article 082201.
    • Lami, L., Hirche, C., Adesso, G., & Winter, A. (2017). From Log-Determinant Inequalities to Gaussian Entanglement via Recoverability Theory. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 63(11), 7553-7568. Article 8004445.



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