Dr. Lia Li
Royal Academy of Engineering Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Fellow
About Dr. Lia
Lia is an expert in optical and quantum technologies, with a decade-long track record in building lasers and optical devices at Imperial College, BAE Systems and University College London. She is the inventor of optical technologies patents and has won over £0.5M in research grants since completing a PhD in experimental quantum physics in 2016. In 2017 she successfully demonstrated outdoor operation of a battery powered optical accelerometer undergoing +/-60g shocks, made for Dstl. Lia is the Founder and CEO of optical sensing start-up company Zero Point Motion.
Quantum computers get a lot of hype, but what about quantum sensors? From perfecting underwater navigation and sharpening earthquake warning systems to Star-Trek-like portable scanners that...