Assistant Professor

Ana Asenjo-Garcia



Ana joined Columbia as an assistant professor of physics in January 2019. Her research focus is on theoretical quantum optics and its intersection with quantum information and condensed matter physics. She graduated from Universidad Complutense de Madrid in 2014. After a short postdoc at the Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO) in Barcelona, she joined Caltech as a IQIM Fellow and, later, as a Marie Curie Fellow.

Fellowships and Awards

  • Packard Fellowship
  • Sloan Fellowship
  • NSF CAREER Award
  • AFOSR Young Investigator Prize