Ali Rezakhani


rezakhani [AT] sharif . edu

Academic Education/Training:

• B.Sc. in Physics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran,`98

• M.Sc. in Physics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, `00

• Ph.D. in Physics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, `04

• Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Scientific Interchange, Turin, Italy, `05

• Postdoctoral Research Associate, Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences & Institute for Quantum Science and Technology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, `06 & `07

• Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Chemistry & Center for Quantum Information Science and Technology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, `08, `09, & `10

Current research Interests:

Quantum Information Science, (Adiabatic) Quantum Computation, Quantum Phase Transitions, Quantum Metrology/Tomography, Quantum Control Theory, Dynamics of Open Quantum Systems, (Quantum) Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics, Quantum Machine Learning

selected publications:

“Correlations in quantum thermodynamics: Heat, work, and entropy production,” Sci. Rep. 6, 35568 (2016), by S. Alipour, F. Benatti, F. Bakhshinezhad, M. Afsary, S. Marcantoni, and A. T. Rezakhani

• ”Quantum metrology in open systems: Dissipative Cramer-Rao bound,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 120405 (2014), by S. Alipour, M. Mehboudi, and A. T. Rezakhani

• ”Zeno effect for quantum computation and control,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 080501 (2012), by G. A. Paz-Silva, A. T. Rezakhani, J. M. Dominy, and D. A. Lidar

”Quantum Adiabatic Brachistochrone,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 080502 (2009), by A. T. Rezakhani, W.-J. Kuo, A. Hamma, D. A. Lidar, and P. Zanardi

”Equation of motion for the process matrix: Hamiltonian identification and dynamical control of open quantum systems,” Phys. Rev. A [Rapid Comm.] 80, 010101(R) (2009), by M. Mohseni and A. T. Rezakhani

”Quantum process tomography: Resource analysis of different strategies,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 032322 (2008), by M. Mohseni, A. T. Rezakhani, and  D. A. Lidar

”Direct estimation of single- and two-qubit Hamiltonians and relaxation rates,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 042320 (2008), by M. Mohseni, A. T. Rezakhani, and A. Aspuru-Guzik

“Generation of phase-covariant quantum cloning,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 052111 (2002), by V. Karimipour and A. T. Rezakhani

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Current Group members:

  1. Ph.D. students: Maryam Afsary [joint supervision with Prof. A. Bahrampour], Faraj Bakhshinezhad, Majid Hassani, Zohre Nafari, Vahid Rezvani, and Maryam Khanahmadi

  2. M.Sc. student: Mohammad Reza Masoumian

(see also the Quantum Information Science group @ Sharif)

Associate Professor

Department of Physics

Sharif University of Technology

Updated: Feb. `19