Francesca gives a plenary lecture at Passion for Knowledge

Passion for Knowledge | 2 – 7 Oct. 2023 ( is an international science festival open to the general public, organised by the Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC). With an innovative approach and an extensive programme of activities, the festival offers a meeting place between the scientific community and society at large. The festival takes place this week in San Sebastian, Bilbao and other cities. The aim of Passion for Knowledge is to promote science as a key cultural activity that contributes to the wellbeing of future generations, and to highlight knowledge as the driver of scientific, technological and cultural progress.

Francesca talked about “Atoms approaching absolute zero temperature: the hardware of future quantum technologies”.