Oskar J. Painter

John G Braun Professor of Applied Physics and Fletcher Jones Foundation Co-Director of the Kavli Nanoscience Institute

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; Executive Officer, 2010-13; Co-Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, 2011-13, 2015-; Braun Professor, 2013-.

Email: opainterSymbolatcaltech.edu

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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

nanofabrication, optoelectronics, quantum electronics, optics

Research Centers

The Kavli Nanoscience Institute, Light-Material Interactions in Energy Conversion, Center for the Physics of Information

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