RESEARCH GROUP ON FOUNDATIONS OF QUANTUM THEORY AND INFORMATION

HEAD OF THE GROUP

Afshin_Shafiee

Afshin Shafiee

Associate Professor

E-mail: Shafiee@sharif.edu

Phone: (+9821)66165308, Fax:(+9821)66012983

Researchgate Profile

educational background

Ph.D. in Quantum Mechanics, University of Teacher Training, Tehran, Iran, 2001.

M.Sc. in Physical Chemistry, Sharif University of Thechnology, Tehran, Iran, 1994.

B.Sc. in Pure Chemistry, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 1991.

Professional Background

Resident Researcher in institute for research in fundamental sciences (IPM) since 1999.

Interests

Conceptual foundations of physics and chemistry in all related areas, especially foundations of quantum mechanics and information such as:

Sub-Quantum Theory

Quantum Entanglement and Non-Locality

Quantum Interference

Quantum Biology

Information and Entropy

Eastern Philosophy especially Mollasadra and Sohrevardi Philosophies

Persian Literature

Courses Taught

Physical Chemistry I and II

Quantum Chemistry

Thermodynamics

Statistical Mechanics

Quantum Mechanics I and II

Conceptual Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

Philosophy of Physics

Quantum Decoherence Theory

Quanatum Macroscopic Tunneling

Quantum Information

Philosophy of Information