Faculty

Jonathan P. Dowling
Hearne Professor and CoDirector, Hearne Institute for Theoretical Physics

Hwang Lee
Associate Professor and Deputy CoDirector, Hearne Institute for Theoretical Physics

Omar MaganaLoaiza
Assistant Professor, Experimental Optics and Photonics

Mark M. Wilde
Associate Professor, Hearne Institute for Theoretical Physics
Postdoctoral Scholars
PhD Students

Narayan Bhusal
Quantum sensing, quantum control, and optical communication using OAM

Anthony Brady
Quantum optics, the interface of quantum mechanics and general relativity

Arshag Danageozian
Modeling the environment noise on an NV center qubit using coherent population trapping

Stav Haldar
Quantum manybody systems, interface of general relativity and quantum optics

Kevin Valson Jacob
Quantum process tomography, quantum metrology, quantum optics

Vishal Katariya
Quantum information: communication protocols and thermodynamic aspects

Eneet Kaur
Quantum information, quantum optics, and quantum computation

Sumeet Khatri
Quantum cryptography, quantum networks, quantum computation, and open quantum systems

Margarite Laborde
Quantum computing, quantum machine learning

Elisha Siddiqui Matekole
Quantum metrology, quantum optics and communication

Paras Regmi
Quantum optics, quantum information, and quantum computation

Safura Sharifi
Computational quantum optics, nanophotonic materials, stochastic optimization, and machine learning

Kunal Sharma
Quantum computing, quantum information theory, and quantum information with continuous variables
Undergraduate Students
Former Postdoctoral Scholars

Xiaoting Wang
quantum optimization, quantum control theory, quantum information

Thomas Cooney
Mathematics (especially functional analysis) and applications to quantum information theory

Moochan Kim
Former PhD Students

Sushovit Adhikari
Graduated 2019  Postdoctoral researcher at Argonne National Laboratory

Nicholas Studer
Graduated 2019  Currently at Stennis Space Center

Chenglong You
Graduated 2019  Postdoctoral fellow at LSU

Siddhartha Das
Graduated 2018  Postdoctoral fellow at UniversitÃ© libre de Bruxelles

Nick Lanning
Graduated 2018, Quantum Physicist  Air Force Research Lab

Zhihao Xiao
Graduated 2017

Noah Davis
Graduated 2018  Postdoctoral fellow at Applied Research Laboratories

Haoyu Qi
Graduated 2017  Research scientist at Xanadu

QingLe Wang
Former visiting PhD student working on quantum cryptography, quantum information theory, and quantum computation

Robinjeet Singh
Graduated 2016  Postdoctoral research at National Institute for Standards and Technology

Jonathan Olson
Graduated 2016  Postdoc at Harvard University, founding scientist at Zapata Computing

Bryan Gard
Graduated 2016  Research Associate at Virginia Tech

Manish Gupta
Graduated 2016  Postdoctoral researcher at HarishChandra Research Institute

Ashkan Balouchi
Graduated 2016  Global Credit Quant Analyst

Christopher Granier
Graduated 2015  Faculty at Family Christian Academy

Kaushik Seshadreesan
Graduated 2015  Postdoctoral researcher at University of Arizona

Bhaskar Roy Bardhan
Graduated 2014  Research EngineerQuantum Algorithms at Ford Motor Company Research

Kebei Jiang
Graduated 2014  Seismic Imager at CGG Corporation

Christopher Richardson
Graduated 2012  Quantitative Analyst at Chatham Financial

William Plick
Graduated 2010 (Distinguished Dissertation)  Assistant Professor, University of Dayton

Sean Huver
Graduated 2009  CEO and Founder at Deep Science AI

Ryan Glasser
Graduated 2009  Assistant Professor, Tulane University

Argenis DaSilva
Graduated 2009

Stephan Olson
Graduated 2008  Associate Professor, Boise State University
Associate Members

Yaser Mohammadi Banadaki
Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Bhaskar Roy Bardhan
Research EngineerQuantum Algorithms at Ford Motor Company Research

Tim Byrnes
Professor of Physics

Thomas Corbitt
Associate Professor of Physics

Mette Gaarde
Professor of Physics

Kurt Jacobs
Research Scientist

Robert O'Connell
Boyd Professor and Professor of Physics

A. Ravi P. Rau
Professor of Physics

Yousef Salamin
Professor of Physics

Kenneth Schafer
Ball Family Distinguished Professor of Physics

Daniel Sheehy
Assistant Professor of Physics

Stephen Shipman
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Masahiro Takeoka
Research Scientist

Georgios Veronis
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering