Elected: 2024
Discipline: Physics and Astronomy
Professor Sonja Franke-Arnold
Chair of Quantum Optics, University of Glasgow
Sonja Franke-Arnold is a Professor for Quantum Optics at the University of Glasgow. She has over 25 years of research experience in complex light fields and atom cooling and trapping, and her research ranges from fundamental studies of light atom interaction and entanglement of spatial light modes to industry-led investigations of quantum-enhanced spectroscopy, high-resolution inertial sensing and polarimetry based on vector vortex light.