Areas of Expertise

  • quantum optics, opto-mechanics, open quantum systems, quantum measurement and control, single-photon and two-photon interferometry


  1. Basiri Esfahani, S., Armin, A., Forstner, S., Bowen, W. Precision ultrasound sensing on a chip Nature Communications 10 1
  2. Basiri-Esfahani, S., Myers, C., Combes, J., Milburn, G., Basiri Esfahani, S. Quantum and classical control of single photon states via a mechanical resonator New Journal of Physics 18 6 063023
  3. Milburn, G., Basiri-Esfahani, S., Basiri Esfahani, S. Quantum optics with one or two photons Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Science 471 2180 20150208
  4. Basiri-Esfahani, S., Myers, C., Armin, A., Combes, J., Milburn, G., Basiri Esfahani, S. Integrated quantum photonic sensor based on Hong-Ou-Mandel interference Optics Express 23 12 16008
  5. Basiri-Esfahani, S., Akram, U., Milburn, G., Basiri Esfahani, S. Phonon number measurements using single photon opto-mechanics New Journal of Physics 14 8 085017


  • PH-026 Foundation Mathematics for Physicists II

    Mathematics skills to complement the Foundation Year physics curriculum and prepare students for Level 1 physics.