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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) 

PH3602 Basics of Quantum Information, Communication, and Computation (BTech) (3 credits) 

PH5007 Quantum Mechanics 1 (MSc) (4 credits) 

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

Research Group
  1. Jithin G. Krishnan (Ph.D Student)
  2. Harikrishnan K. J. (Ph.D Student)
  3. Chandrima B. Pushpan (Ph.D Student)

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Research Area
Quantum Information Theory
Quantum Computation

Recent Publications

Pritam Halder, Ratul Banerjee, Srijon Ghosh, Amit Kumar Pal, and Aditi Sen(De)
Physical Review A 106 032604 (2022)
Yash Chugh, Kusum Dhochak, Uma Divakaran, Prithvi Narayan, and Amit Kumar Pal
Physical Review E 106 024114 (2022)
Ratul Banerjee, Amit Kumar Pal, and Aditi Sen(De)
Physical Review Research 4 023035 (2022)
Tanoy Kanti Konar, Srijon Ghosh, Amit Kumar Pal, Aditi Sen De
Physical Review A 105 022214 (2022)