Chandrashekar Radhakrishnan

Visiting Associate Professor of Practice in Computer Science, NYU Shanghai


Chandrashekar Radhakrishnan is currently working as Visiting Associate Professor of Computer Science at NYU Shanghai. Previously he worked as Principal Scientist at the Center for Quantum Information, Communication and Computing at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras and as Associate Professor at the Ecole d’ Ingenieurs du monde numerique. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the NYU-ECNU Institute of Physics at NYU Shanghai for close to five years.  He has published around 25 articles in refereed journals in the fields of statistical mechanics, mathematical physics and quantum information theory.

Research Interests

Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Computing, Statistical Mechanics and Mathematical Physics

Selected Publications

  • Distribution of quantum coherence in multipartite systems R. Chandrashekar, M. Parthasarathy, J. Segar and T. Byrnes Physical Review Letters 116, 150504 (2016)
  • Quantum coherence of planar spin models with Dzyaloshinsky-Moriya interaction R. Chandrashekar, I. Ermakov and T. Byrnes Physical Review A 96, 012341 (2017)
  • Multipartite generalization of quantum discord R. Chandrashekar, M. Lauriere and T. Byrnes Physical Review Letters 124, 110401 (2020)
  • Operational advantage of basis-independent quantum coherence Z. Ma, J. Cui, Z. Cao, S.M. Fei, V. Vedral, T. Byrnes and R. Chandrashekar Europhysics Letters 125, 50005 (2019)
  • Dynamics of quantum coherence in a spin-star system:  Bipartite initial state and coherence distribution R. Chandrashekar, Z. Lu, J. Jing and T. Byrnes Physical Review A 100, 042333 (2019)
  • Accessible and inaccessible quantum coherence in relativistic quantum systems S. Harikrishnan, J. Segar, P. Rohde and R. Chandrashekar Physical Review A 105, 052403 (2022)

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