Charles Roques-Carmes

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Charles Roques-Carmes received his B.Sc., M.Sc., and engineering degree (diplôme d’ingénieur) from École Polytechnique, France, in 2016, and he obtained his M.Sc. in electrical engineering and computer science (EECS) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2018. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in EECS at MIT, under the supervision of Marin Soljačić. He previously worked with Federico Capasso at Harvard University on the design of dielectric metasurfaces. His research interests include nanophotonics, light-matter interaction, NP-hard optimization, and optical computing. He is a Carnot Foundation Fellow, a Qualcomm Innovation Finalist, and the recipient of the École polytechnique—ESPCI—Saint-Gobain research prize.


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