Lecturer in Quantum Information, Department of Mathematics, York

Research Fellow, Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851

**Want a PhD?** Applications for funded places in my department close **29 ^{th} January 2021**. See the available projects in mathematical physics.

arXiv:2005.07161 | D. Schmid, J. H. Selby, M. F. Pusey, and R. W. SpekkensA structure theorem for generalized-noncontextual ontological models |

arXiv:1904.08699 | M. F. Pusey, L. del Rio, and B. MeyerContextuality without access to a tomographically complete set |

arXiv:1812.06940 (download code) | R. Kunjwal, M. Lostaglio, and M. F. PuseyAnomalous weak values and contextuality: robustness, tightness, and imaginary partsPhys. Rev. A 100, 042116 (2019) |

arXiv:1710.05948 | M. D. Mazurek, M. F. Pusey, K. J. Resch, and R. W. SpekkensExperimentally bounding deviations from quantum theory in the landscape of generalized probabilistic theoriesCoverage: Inside the Perimeter |

arXiv:1607.07871 | M. S. Leifer and M. F. PuseyIs a time symmetric interpretation of quantum theory possible without retrocausality?Proc. R. Soc. A 473, 20160607 (2017)Coverage: New Scientist, de Volkskrant, Phys.org |

arXiv:1607.03637 | D. Horsman, C. Heunen, M. F. Pusey, J. Barrett, and R. W. SpekkensCan a quantum state over time resemble a quantum state at a single time?Proc. R. Soc. A 473, 20170395 (2017) |

arXiv:1512.00262 | F. Hirsch, M. T. Quintino, T. Vértesi, M. F. Pusey, and N. BrunnerAlgorithmic construction of local hidden variable models for entangled quantum statesPhys. Rev. Lett. 117, 190402 (2016) |

arXiv:1509.08893 | J. Combes, C. Ferrie, M. S. Leifer, and M. F. PuseyWhy protective measurement does not establish the reality of the quantum stateQuantum Stud.: Math. Found. 5, 189 (2018) |

arXiv:1506.07850 | M. F. Pusey and M. S. LeiferLogical pre- and post-selection paradoxes are proofs of contextualityElectron. Proc. Theor. Comput. Sci. 195, 295 (2015) |

arXiv:1506.04178 | M. F. PuseyRobust preparation noncontextuality inequalities in the simplest scenarioPhys. Rev. A 98, 022112 (2018) |

arXiv:1505.06244 | M. D. Mazurek, M. F. Pusey, R. Kunjwal, K. J. Resch, and R. W. SpekkensAn experimental test of noncontextuality without unphysical idealizationsNat. Commun. 7, 11780 (2016)Coverage: Perimeter Institute |

arXiv:1502.03010 | M. F. PuseyVerifying the quantumness of a channel with an untrusted deviceJ. Opt. Soc. Am. B 32, A56 (2015) |

arXiv:1409.1535 | M. F. PuseyAnomalous weak values are proofs of contextualityPhys. Rev. Lett. 113, 200401 (2014)Coverage: Physics World blog, The Conversation |

arXiv:1405.2572 (download code) | J. Henson, R. Lal, and M. F. PuseyTheory-independent limits on correlations from generalised Bayesian networksNew J. Phys. 16, 113043 (2014)Coverage: The n-Category Café |

arXiv:1305.1767 (download code) | M. F. PuseyNegativity and steering: A stronger Peres conjecturePhys. Rev. A 88, 032313 (2013) |

arXiv:1303.4724 | S. Jevtic, M. F. Pusey, D. Jennings, and T. RudolphQuantum steering ellipsoidsPhys. Rev. Lett. 113, 020402 (2014) |

arXiv:1211.0942 | D. Nigg, T. Monz, P. Schindler, E. A. Martinez, M. Chwalla, M. Hennrich, R. Blatt, M. F. Pusey, T. Rudolph, and J. BarrettCan different quantum state vectors correspond to the same physical state? An experimental testNew J. Phys. 18, 013007 (2016) |

arXiv:1208.2550 | M. F. Pusey and T. RudolphQuantum lost property: A possible operational meaning for the Hilbert-Schmidt productPhys. Rev. A 86, 044301 (2012) |

arXiv:1111.3328 | M. F. Pusey, J. Barrett, and T. RudolphOn the reality of the quantum stateNat. Phys. 8, 475 (2012)Print coverage: New Scientist, Physics World, Nature, Nature Physics, Die Zeit, The Quantum Times Audio coverage: Big Science FM Blog coverage: Matt Leifer, Shtetl-Optimized, The Reference Frame |

arXiv:1103.5037 | M. F. PuseyStabilizer notation for Spekkens' toy theoryFound. Phys. 42, 688 (2012) |

Quantum Correlations Take a New ShapeViewpoint, Physics 12, 106 (2019) |

An inconsistent friendNews & Views, Nat. Phys. 14, 977 (2018) |

Is quantum steering spooky?PhD thesis, Imperial College London (2013) |

A few connections between quantum computation and quantum non-localityMRes thesis, Imperial College London (2010) |

There is also a full list of my talks and posters, including those for which no recording is available.