Dr. Mandilara received her Ph.D. at Washington University in St.Louis, under the supervision of Prof J W
Clark. As a postdoctoral researcher, she has worked in several theoretical groups in France and
Belgium; Aimé Cotton Laboratory at Université Paris Sud 11, Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques
Laboratory –CNRS at Université Diderot-Paris 7, Télécom ParisTech –CNRS and the Center for Quantum
Information and Communication, Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium. Since February 2014 she
holds the position of Assistant Professor of Physics at Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan. Her main
contributions are in the areas of quantum control, entanglement, quantum communication and
computation, and quantum optics.
Full list of Aikaterini’s publications can be found on her google scholar page.