(1952 - )
Swiss physicist and mathematician whose Ph.D. dissertation (1981) was in quantum and statistical physics. He was awarded (2009) the First Biennial John Stewart Bell Prize for Research on Fundamental Issues in Quantum Mechanics and their Applications.
Science Quotes by Nicolas Gisin (1 quote)
An engineer [is] one of those people who make things work without even understanding how they function.
Today I would add: one of those people who are unable to make anything work,
but think they know why it doesnt function!
— Nicolas Gisin
In 'Sundays in a Quantum Engineers Life', collected in Reinhold A. Bertlmann, A. Zeilinger (eds.),Quantum (Un)speakables: From Bell to Quantum Information (2002), 199.