Meet Jithin Kannanthara, postdoctoral researcher at the UK Quantum Technology Hub Sensors and Timing

What inspired Jithin to pursue a career in quantum research? Find out more!

Dr Jithin Kannanthara is a postdoctoral researcher in the Alkaline group within the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Birmingham. His research focuses on developing quantum-enabled radar systems with improved target detection and tracking, using ultra-precise and accurate quantum clocks with very low phase noise in radar systems. Find out more about what inspired Jithin to pursue a path in physics!

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