Guido Pupillo is Professor of Physics at the Université de Strasbourg and Director of the “Quantum Physics Lab” at the Institutes IPCMS and ISIS in Strasbourg, France. His research interests are in the domains of atomic, molecular and optical physics, and nonequilibrium dynamics of quantum systems. After receiving his PhD from the University of Maryland in 2005 for research conducted at NIST (Gaithersburg, USA), he worked at the Austrian Academy of Sciences and at the University of Innsbruck (Austria), where he received his Habilitation in 2011. He is Full Professor in Strasbourg since 2012. Among other recognitions, he is recipient of the prestigious ERC St-grant 2012 and the French ANR Chair d’ Excellence 2012.