Meera Parish

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Meera Parish is a Senior Lecturer in theoretical physics at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Since obtaining her Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 2005, she has been a PCTS postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University; a Director of Studies at Clare College, Cambridge; and a Lecturer and EPSRC research fellow at University College London. Her research focuses on strongly correlated phenomena at the interface between ultracold atomic gases and condensed matter. In 2012, she was awarded the IOP Maxwell medal and prize for her achievements.

Atomic and Molecular Physics

Viewpoint: Journey from Classical to Quantum in Two Dimensions

Two separate groups have extracted the thermodynamic equation of state for a two-dimensional gas of fermionic atoms, revealing its peculiar quantum features. Read More »