Animesh Datta is a Reader and Associate Professor in the Theoretical Physics group at the University of Warwick, UK. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of New Mexico, USA, and held postdoctoral positions at Imperial College London and the University of Oxford, UK. He was an EPSRC Early Career Fellow during 2014–2019. His research focuses on the principles as well as the practicalities of quantum information science, particularly quantum sensing and imaging, and computation. He is also interested in their applications into probing fundamental physics and complex quantum systems.