Karanpreet Singh

Karanpreet Singh

MSc Candidate (Physics)

Shastri Lab

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy


Karanpreet is an M.Sc. student at Queen's University with research interests in neuromorphic photonic integrated circuits. He received his B.Sc. (Honors) Physics degree with Distinction from Lovely Professional University, India. During his undergraduate program, he worked on nonlinear light-matter interactions, studying the impacts of ultra-intense laser beams on metallic nanoparticles. He also ardently follows astronomical research and has been part of multiple international winter schools on astronomy. Outside academics, Karanpreet is enthusiastic about quizzing and has conducted quiz events as quizmaster. His other interests include traveling, reading, and playing video games.