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I grew up in India/USA. I studied engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univerisity in Florida. Then I got my Master's and Ph.D. in physics from the University of Texas at Austin. I spent three years as a postdoc with the Centre for Quantum Technologies at the National University of Singapore and two years at Clarendon Lab, University of Oxford. I joined Monash in 2014.

Related Links:

  • Monash Quantum Information Science MonQIS website. Visit here for more information about my research.

Research interests

My research focuses on several related areas of quantum physics. My group uses the tools of quantum information theory to understand and characterise quantum dynamics, probing, metrology, computation, thermodynamics, and even relativity. Please visit the group website (see above) for more information.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Education/Academic qualification

Physics, PhD, A theoretical analysis of experimental open quantum dynamics, University of Texas at Austin

1 Jun 200428 Aug 2008

Award Date: 28 Aug 2008

Physics, Masters of Arts, Quantum Zeno and Anti-Zeno Effects in an Unstable Two-Level System, University of Texas at Austin

1 Sept 200128 May 2004

Award Date: 28 May 2004

Engineering Physics, Bachelor of Science, Vehicle Induced Radiation Glow Observatory, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

1 Sept 199728 May 2001

Award Date: 28 Apr 2001

External positions

Director, Centre for Quantum Technology, Transport for NSW (New South Wales)

1 Aug 202230 Jun 2024

Research area keywords

  • Quantum Information Theory
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Quantum Physics

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