Interests [WordCloud]

  • Random matrices and tensors
  • Free probability theory
  • Quantum information theory

Editorial work

Quantum Journal I am an editor for Quantum, a non-profit and open access peer-reviewed journal that provides high visibility for quality research on quantum science and related fields.

AOT Journal I am an editor for Advances in Operator Theory, a journal that disseminates research papers featuring original findings, deep ideas, novel proofs, and profound influence in contemporary mathematical analysis, with a particular emphasis on operator theory and functional analysis.

IDAQP Journal I am an editor for Infinite Dimensional Analysis, Quantum Probability and Related Topics, which is a highly interdisciplinary journal, devoted to papers in infinite dimensional analysis and quantum probability with connections to classical probability, stochastic analysis, mathematical physics.


  • PHC StarApplications of random matrix theory and abstract harmonic analysis to quantum information theory – PI France, 2022-2024
  • ANR ESQuissesÉvolutions Stochastiques Quantiques – PI, 2021-2025
  • ANR STARS – member, 2021-2025


Recent preprints

  1. Random covariant quantum channels (with Sang-Jun Park) [arXiv]
  2. On the simulation of quantum multimeters (with Leevi Leppäjärvi and Andreas Bluhm) [arXiv]
  3. Generating random Gaussian states (with Leevi Leppäjärvi and Ritabrata Sengupta) [arXiv]
  4. Algebra of Nonlocal Boxes and the Collapse of Communication Complexity (with Pierre Botteron, Anne Broadbent, Reda Chhaibi, Clément Pellegrini) [arXiv]
  5. Generalized unistochastic matrices (with Zikun Ouyang and Anna Szczepanek) [arXiv]
  6. Monogamy of highly symmetric states (with Rene Allerstorfer, Matthias Christandl, Dmitry Grinko, Maris Ozols, Denis Rochette, and Philip Verduyn Lunel) [arXiv]
  7. The $\mathfrak S_k$-circular limit of random tensor flattenings (with Stéphane Dartois and Camille Male) [arXiv]
  8. A physical noise model for quantum measurements (with Faedi Loulidi and Clément Pellegrini) [arXiv]
  9. Estimating the entanglement of random multipartite quantum states (with Khurshed Fitter and Cécilia Lancien) [arXiv]
  10. Ergodic theory of diagonal orthogonal covariant quantum channels (with Satvik Singh and Nilanjana Datta) [arXiv]
  11. Generating series and matrix models for meandric systems with one shallow side (with Motohisa Fukuda) [arXiv]
  12. On the spectral gap of random quantum channels (with Carlos E. González-Guillén and Marius Junge) [arXiv]
  13. de Finetti reductions for partially exchangeable probability distributions (with Ivan Bardet and Cécilia Lancien) [arXiv]

Published/accepted papers

  1. Polytope compatibility – from quantum measurements to magic squares (with Andreas Bluhm and Simon Schmidt) – J. Math. Phys. 64, 122201 (2023) [journal] [arXiv]
  2. The Asymmetric Quantum Cloning Region (with Clément Pellegrini and Denis Rochette) – Letters in Mathematical Physics 113, 74 (2023) [journal] [arXiv]
  3. Measurement incompatibility vs. Bell non-locality: an approach via tensor norms (with Faedi Loulidi) – PRX Quantum 3, 040325 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  4. Order preserving maps on quantum measurements (with Teiko Heinosaari and Maria Jivulescu) – Quantum 6, 853 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  5. Entanglement criteria for the bosonic and fermionic induced ensembles (with Stephane Dartois and Adrian Tanasa) – Quantum Information Processing 21, 376 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  6. The PPT² conjecture holds for all Choi-type maps (with Satvik Singh) – Annales Henri Poincaré 23, pages 3311–3329 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  7. Incompatibility in general probabilistic theories, generalized spectrahedra, and tensor norms (with Andreas Bluhm and Anna Jenčová) – Comm. Math. Phys. 393(3), 1125-1198 (2022) [journal] arXiv]
  8. A Fisher information-based incompatibility criterion for quantum channels (with Qing-Hua Zhang) – Entropy, 24(6), 805 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  9. A tensor norm approach to quantum compatibility (with Andreas Bluhm) – J. Math. Phys. 63, 062201 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  10. Diagonal unitary and orthogonal symmetries in quantum theory II: Evolution operators (with Satvik Singh) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 55 255302 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  11. Multipartite entanglement detection via projective tensor norms (with Maria Jivulescu and Cécilia Lancien) – Ann. Henri Poincaré (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  12. Maximal violation of steering inequalities and the matrix cube (with Andreas Bluhm) – Quantum 6, 656 (2022) [journal] [arXiv]
  13. A geometrical description of the universal 1→2 asymmetric quantum cloning region (with Clément Pellegrini and Denis Rochette) – Quantum Information Processing volume 20, 333 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  14. A refinement of Reznick’s Positivstellensatz with applications to quantum information theory (with Alexander Müller-Hermes and David Reeb) – Quantum 7, 1001 (2023) [journal] [arXiv]
  15. Diagonal unitary and orthogonal symmetries in quantum theory (with Satvik Singh) – Quantum 5, 519 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  16. Generating random quantum channels (with Ryszard Kukulski, Łukasz Pawela, Zbigniew Puchała, and Karol Życzkowski) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 62, 062201 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  17. SudoQ – a quantum variant of the popular game (with Jordi Pillet) – Quantum Information & Computation Vol. 21 No. 9&10 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  18. The compatibility dimension of quantum measurements (with Faedi Loulidi) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 62, 042205 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  19. Sinkhorn algorithm for quantum permutation groups (with Simon Schmidt and Moritz Weber) – Experimental Mathematics [journal] [arXiv]
  20. A graphical calculus for integration over random diagonal unitary matrices (with Satvik Singh) – Linear Algebra and its Applications 613, 46-86 (2021) [journal] [arXiv]
  21. Random positive operator valued measures (with Teiko Heinosaari and Maria Jivulescu) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 61, 042202 (2020) [journal] [arXiv]
  22. Compatibility of quantum measurements and inclusion constants for the matrix jewel (with Andreas Bluhm) – SIAM J. Appl. Algebra Geometry, 4(2), 255–296 (2020) [journal] [arXiv]
  23. RTNI – A symbolic integrator for Haar-random tensor networks (with Motohisa Fukuda and Robert König) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 52 425303 (2019) [journal] [arXiv] [code] [a light, online version of the main integration routine]
  24. On the joint distribution of the marginals of multipartite random quantum states (with Stephane Dartois and Luca Lionni) – Random Matrices: Theory and Applications Vol. 09, No. 03, 2050010 (2020) [journal] [arXiv]
  25. Joint measurability of quantum effects and the matrix diamond (with Andreas Bluhm) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 59, 112202 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  26. Operator Schmidt ranks of bipartite unitary matrices (with Alexander Müller-Hermes) – Lin. Alg. and its Appl. 557, 174-187 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  27. On the separability of unitarily invariant random quantum states – the unbalanced regime – Adv. Math. Phys., vol. 2018, Article ID 7105074 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  28. Almost all quantum channels are equidistant (with Zbigniew Puchała, Łukasz Pawela, Karol Życzkowski) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 59, 052201 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  29. On the minimum output entropy of random orthogonal quantum channels (with Motohisa Fukuda) – IEEE Trans. Inf. Th. 64, no. 2, 1374 – 1384 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  30. Enumerating meandric systems with large number of components (with Motohisa Fukuda) – Ann. Inst. Henri Poincaré D, 6, 4, 607-640 (2019) [journal] [arXiv]
  31. Almost Hadamard matrices with complex entries (with Teodor Banica) – Adv. Oper. Theory 3, no. 1, 149–189 (2018) [journal] [arXiv]
  32. On symmetric decompositions of positive operators (with Maria Jivulescu and Pasc Gavruta) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 50 165303 (2017) [journal] [arXiv]
  33. On bipartite unitary matrices generating subalgebra-preserving quantum operations (with Tristan Benoist) – Linear Algebra and its Applications 521, 70–103 (2017) – [journal] [arXiv]
  34. Flat matrix models for quantum permutation groups (with Teodor Banica) – Adv. Appl. Math. 83, 24-46 (2017) [journal] [arXiv]
  35. On some classes of bipartite unitary operators (with Julien Deschamps and Clément Pellegrini) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 49 335301 (2016) [journal] [arXiv]
  36. Random and free positive maps with applications to entanglement detection (with Benoit Collins and Patrick Hayden) – International Mathematics Research Notices, rnw054 (2016) [journal] [arXiv]
  37. On the asymptotic distribution of block-modified random matrices (with Octavio Arizmendi and Carlos Vargas) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 57, 015216 (2016) [journal] [arXiv]
  38. Random matrix techniques in quantum information theory (with Benoit Collins) – Journal of Mathematical Physics 57, 015215 (2016) [journal] [arXiv]
  39. Almost one bit violation for the additivity of the minimum output entropy (with Serban Belinschi and Benoit Collins) – Comm. Math. Phys. 341(3), 885-909 (2016) [journal] [arXiv]
  40. Thresholds for reduction-related entanglement criteria in quantum information theory (with Maria Anastasia Jivulescu and Nicolae Lupa) – Quantum Information and Computation, Vol. 15, No. 13-14 (2015) 1165–1184 [journal] [arXiv]
  41. Additivity rates and PPT property for random quantum channels (with Motohisa Fukuda) – Ann. Math. Blaise Pascal 22, 1-72 (2015) [journal] [arXiv]
  42. On the convergence of output sets of quantum channels (with Benoit Collins and Motohisa Fukuda) – J. Operator Theory, 73:2(2015), 333–360 [journal] [arXiv]
  43. Quantum channels with polytopic images and image additivity (with Motohisa Fukuda, and Michael M. Wolf) – IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol.61, no.4, pp. 1851-1859 (2015) [journal] [arXiv]
  44. Positive reduction from spectra (with Maria Anastasia Jivulescu, Nicolae Lupa, and David Reeb) – Linear Algebra and its Applications 469 (2015) 276–304 [journal] [arXiv]
  45. On the reduction criterion for random quantum states (with Maria Anastasia Jivulescu and Nicolae Lupa) – J. Math. Phys. 55, 112203 (2014) [journal] [arXiv]
  46. Analytic aspects of the circulant Hadamard conjecture (with Teodor Banica and Jean-Marc Schlenker) – Ann. Math. Blaise Pascal 21 (2014), 25-59 [journal] [arXiv]
  47. Asymptotically well-behaved input states do not violate additivity for conjugate pairs of random quantum channels (with Motohisa Fukuda) – Comm. Math. Phys. Vol. 328, No. 3 (2014), 995-1021 [journal] [arXiv]
  48. A universal set of qubit quantum channels (with Daniel Braun, Olivier Giraud, Clement Pellegrini and Marko Znidaric) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 47 (2014) 135302 [journal] [arXiv]
  49. Submatrices of Hadamard matrices: complementation results (with Teodor Banica and Jean-Marc Schlenker) – Electron. J. Linear Algebra 27 (2014), 197-212 [journal] [arXiv]
  50. Area law for random graph states (with Benoît Collins and Karol Zyczkowski) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 46 305302 (2013) [journal] [arXiv]
  51. Almost Hadamard matrices: the case of arbitrary exponents (with Teodor Banica) – Discrete Applied Mathematics, vol. 161, no. 16–17, 2367-2379 (2013) [journal] [arXiv]
  52. Random pure quantum states via unitary Brownian motion (with Clément Pellegrini) – Electron. Commun. Probab. 18 (2013), no. 27, 1–13 [journal] [arXiv]
  53. Low entropy output states for products of random unitary channels (with Benoit Collins and Motohisa Fukuda) – Random Matrices: Theory Appl. 02, 1250018 (2013) [journal] [arXiv]
  54. Almost Hadamard matrices: general theory and examples (with Teodor Banica and Karol Zyczkowski) – Open Systems & Information Dynamics, Vol. 19, No. 4, 1250024 (2012) [journal] [arXiv]
  55. Realigning random states (with Guillaume Aubrun) – J. Math. Phys. 53, 102210 (2012) [journal] [arXiv]
  56. Block-modified Wishart matrices and free Poisson laws (with Teodor Banica) – Houston Journal of Mathematics, Volume 41, No. 1 (2015) [journal] [arXiv]
  57. The absolute positive partial transpose property for random induced states (with Benoît Collins and Deping Ye) – Random Matrices: Theory Appl. 01, 1250002 (2012) [journal] [arXiv]
  58. Towards a state minimizing the output entropy of a tensor product of random quantum channels (with Benoît Collins and Motohisa Fukuda) – J. Math. Phys. 53, 032203 (2012) [journal] [arXiv]
  59. The multiplicative property characterizes $\ell_p$ and $L_p$ norms (with Guillaume Aubrun) – Confluentes Mathematici, Volume 3, Number 4 (2011), pp. 637-647 [journal] [arXiv]
  60. Asymptotic eigenvalue distributions of block-transposed Wishart matrices (with Teodor Banica) – J. Theoret. Probab. 26 (2013), 855-869 [journal] [arXiv]
  61. Eigenvectors and eigenvalues in a random subspace of a tensor product (with Serban Belinschi and Benoît Collins) – Inventiones mathematicae, vol. 190, no. 3, 2012, pp. 647-697 [journal] [arXiv]
  62. Generating random density matrices (with Benoît Collins, Karol Penson and Karol Zyczkowski) – J. Math. Phys. 52, 062201 (2011) [journal] [arXiv]
  63. Random repeated quantum interactions and random invariant states (with Clément Pellegrini) – Probab. Theory Relat. Fields (2012) 152:299-320 [journal] [arXiv]
  64. Gaussianization and eigenvalue statistics for Random quantum channels (III) (with Benoît Collins) – Ann. Appl. Probab. Volume 21, Number 3 (2011), 1136-1179 [journal] [arXiv]
  65. Random quantum channels II: Entanglement of random subspaces, Rényi entropy estimates and additivity problems (with Benoît Collins) – Advances in Mathematics 226 (2011), 1181-1201 [journal] [arXiv]
  66. Eigenvalue and Entropy Statistics for Products of Conjugate Random Quantum Channels (with Benoît Collins) – Entropy (2010), 12(6), 1612-1631 [journal] [arXiv]
  67. Random graph states, maximal flow and Fuss-Catalan distributions (with Benoît Collins and Karol Zyczkowski) – J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 43 (2010), 275303 [journal] [arXiv]
  68. Discrete approximation of the free Fock space (with Stéphane Attal) – Séminaire de Probabilités XLIII, LNM, (2011), vol. 2006/2011, 379-394 [journal] [arXiv]
  69. Random quantum channels I: graphical calculus and the Bell state phenomenon (with Benoît Collins) – Comm. Math. Phys. 297 (2010), no. 2, 345-370 [journal] [arXiv]
  70. Quantum Trajectories in Random Environment: the Statistical Model for a Heat Bath (with Clément Pellegrini) – Confluentes Mathematici, Vol. 1, No. 2 (2009), 249-289 [journal] [arXiv]
  71. A permutation model for free random variables and its classical analogue (with Florent Benaych-Georges) – Pacific Journal of Math., Vol. 242 (2009), No. 1, 33-51 [journal] [arXiv]
  72. Stochastic domination for iterated convolutions and catalytic majorization (with Guillaume Aubrun) – Ann. Inst. H. Poincaré Probab. Statist. Volume 45, Number 3 (2009), 611-625 [journal] [arXiv]
  73. Catalytic majorization and $\ell_p$ norms (with Guillaume Aubrun) – Comm. Math. Phys. 278 (2008), no. 1, 133-144 [journal] [arXiv]
  74. Asymptotics of random density matrices – Ann. Henri Poincaré 8 (2007), no. 8, 1521-1538 [journal] [arXiv]

PhD thesis

Etats aléatoires, théorie quantique de l’information et probabilités libres

  • Full text [pdf]
  • Slides [pdf]

Other memoirs

  1. Matrices densités aléatoires – July/August 2006 [pdf]
  2. Introduction à la théorie de l’information quantique – July/August 2005 [pdf]
  3. Les zéros d’une série entière gaussienne: un processus déterminantal – July/August 2004


  1. How good is a positive map at detecting quantum entanglement? – A Perspective on the paper The Non-m-Positive Dimension of a Positive Linear Map by Nathaniel Johnston, Benjamin Lovitz, and Daniel Puzzuoli, published in Quantum 3, 172 (2019) [journal]