Tim Byrnes

Tim Byrnes
Associate Director of the NYU-ECNU Institute of Physics, Associate Professor of Physics, NYU Shanghai; Global Network Associate Professor, NYU
Office Phone
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Tim Byrnes is an Associate Professor of Physics at NYU Shanghai. He is also a Visiting Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo, Japan. He holds a PhD from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Professor Byrnes' research interests are in quantum information technologies, condensed matter physics, and AMO (atomic, molecular, optical) physics. Specifically, he is interested in various applications of Bose-Einstein condensates to quantum information. He is also interested in the interface of physics and biology and emergent phenomena.

Professor Byrnes' website: http://nyu.timbyrnes.net

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  • PhD, Physics
    University of New South Wales

Courses Taught

  • General Physics I
  • Independent Study – Physics
  • Physics I
  • Physics Research in Shanghai
  • Topics: Introduction to Quantum Theory and Technology