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Physics and Astronomy Welcomes New Faculty Member

April 15, 2024

The Department of Physics & Astronomy is excited to welcome a new faculty member this fall, Archana Kamal.


Professor Kamal joins Northwestern from UMass-Lowell where she is an Associate Professor of Quantum Physics and Quantum Information.  She received her PhD in Physics at Yale University. Her thesis title: Nonreciprocity in active Josephson junction circuits.  
Archana received the Teaching Excellence Award at UMass-Lowell in 2020. In 2021, she was awarded the AFOSR Young Investigator Award as well as a NSF Career Award. 
Congratulations Professor Kamal on your new position. We are very excited to have you!