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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.


2019 Aug Semester - PH1010 Physics I (3 credits)

2020 Jan Semester - PH3601 Quantum Mechanics for Engineers (3 credits)

2020 Aug Semester - PH5610 Quantum Information and Many-Body Systems (3 credits)

Research Area
Quantum Information Theory
Quantum Computation
Open Quantum Systems
Quantum Many-Body Physics
Additional Information
PhD Position in Quantum Information Theory

If you have CSIR/UGC fellowship, and are interested in a PhD position to work in the exciting field of quantum information theory and quantum technology, please drop an email at amit[at]iitpkd[dot]ac[dot]in

Recent Publications

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)
T. Chanda, T. Das, D. Sadhukhan, A. K. Pal, A. Sen(De), and U. Sen
Phys. Rev. A . 97 062324 (2018)