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Dr. Amit Kumar Pal
Assistant Professor
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PhD, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India (2014)

Postdoctoral fellow, Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, India (Mar. 2014 - Oct. 2016)

Postdoctoral fellow, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom (Oct. 2016 - Mar. 2019)

Postdoctoral fellow, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland (Mar. 2019 - Jul. 2019)

Assistant Professor, IIT Palakkad, Palakkad, India (Sept. 2019 - )


Our research involves various aspects of quantum information science and quantum technologies. Some of the active research directions include

  1. Measures of quantum correlations
  2. Quantum many-body systems in quantum technology
  3. Topological quantum error correcting codes
  4. Quantum thermal machines and quantum thermodynamics
  5. Open quantum systems

A detailed research overview can be found here.


PH1010 Physics I (BTech) (3 credits)

PH3601 Quantum Mechanics for Engineers (BTech) (3 credits) 

PH5610 Quantum Information and Many-Body Systems (MSc) (3 credits) 

Research Group
  1. Jithin G. Krishnan (Ph.D Student)
  2. Harikrishnan K. J. (JRF, Project No. 2020-060-PHY-AKP-SERB-SP)

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Research Area
Quantum Information Theory
Quantum Computation

Recent Publications

A. Ghoshal, S. Das, A. K. Pal, A. Sen(De), and U. Sen,
Physical Review A 104 042208 (2021)
David Amaro, Markus Müller, and Amit Kumar Pal
New Journal of Physics 22 053038 (2020)
Ratul Banerjee, Amit Kumar Pal, and Aditi Sen(De)
Physical Review A 101 042339 (2020)
S. Das, A. Misra, A. K. Pal, A. Sen(De), and U. Sen
Europhys. Lett. 125 20007 (2019)
T. Chanda, T. Das, D. Sadhukhan, A. K. Pal, A. Sen(De), and U. Sen
Phys. Rev. A 97 012316 (2018)