- Quantum simulation
- Quantum hybrid systems: optomechanics, circuit-QED
- Topological features in photonic systems
- Optical communication and computation
Professor Hafezi studied for two years at Sharif University before completing his undergraduate degree in Physics from École Polytechnique. He received his Ph.D. in Physics from Harvard University in 2009. He was a senior research associate at the Joint Quantum Institute before joining the ECE faculty.
Honors and Awards
- The Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award (2015)