Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science - Applied Physics

Faculty

Oskar J. Painter

Oskar J. Painter

John G Braun Professor of Applied Physics and Physics; Fletcher Jones Foundation Co-Director of the Kavli Nanoscience Institute; Executive Officer for Applied Physics and Materials Science

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., University of British Columbia, 1994; M.S., Caltech, 1995; Ph.D., 2001. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 2001-02; Assistant Professor, 2002-08; Associate Professor, 2008-10; Professor, 2010-13; Braun Professor, 2013-; Executive Officer, 2010-13, 2019-; Co-Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, 2011-13, 2015-.


Assistant(s)

Research Group Matters
Elizabeth Rodriguez
256 Watson Laboratory
(626) 395-3329
elizabeth@caltech.edu

Research Group Website Personal Website

Research Overview

Professor Oskar Painter's research interests are in nanophotonics, quantum optics, and optomechanics for applications in precision measurement and quantum information science.

List of Research Areas

nanophotonics, quantum optics, superconducting quantum circuits, quantum information science

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