The Fifth Quantum Thermodynamics Conference takes place in Oxford from 13-17 March 2017 (suggested arrival on 12 March). The conference itself will be held at the Physics Department with accommodation provided by St Edmund Hall and Jesus College.

The conference covers theory and experiments related to thermodynamics of quantum systems, information thermodynamics, thermalisation and equilibration, foundations of thermodynamics, and quantum heat engines.


Registration for QTD5 is open under this link until 30 January. Spots are available on a first-come-first-served basis. We may make a small number of further rooms available if the conference gets booked out.

Important dates

The submission deadline for QTD5 has passed.

16-29 January 2017

Registration, room booking and fee payment (£140).
(The cost for a single room at St Edmund Hall will be £37 per night, including breakfast.)

12 March 2017
Arrival in Oxford

Contact and Poster

The organising committee can be contacted via e-mail: qtd5@opmbx.org.

The conference poster may be downloaded and printed out to advertise the conference to interested colleagues and departments.


Please send us an e-mail if you require childcare.

Registration is now open (see above).



Local organising committee:

  • Felix Binder (NTU Singapore)
  • Luis A. Correa (Nottingham)
  • Fabio Anza (Oxford)
  • Cormac Browne (Oxford)
  • Pietro Liuzzo-Scorpo (Nottingham)
  • Gerardo Adesso (Nottingham)
  • Oscar Dahlsten (Oxford)
  • Tristan Farrow (Oxford)
  • Vlatko Vedral (Oxford)

Programme committee:

  • Chair: Janet Anders (Exeter)
  • Luis A. Correa (Nottingham)
  • Jens Eisert (FU Berlin)
  • Lidia del Rio (Bristol)
  • Jörg Schmiedmayer (TU Wien)
  • Roberto Serra (UFABC, Sao Paolo)
  • Raam Uzdin (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)


We are very grateful for support by the following institutions:







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