Shohini Ghose is Professor of Physics and Computer Science and Director of the Centre for Women in Science at Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada; as well as the Vice-President, Canadian Association of Physicists. She is a theoretical physicist who examines how the laws of quantum physics might be harnessed to transform computation and communication. She and her co-workers made the first-ever movies of cesium atoms demonstrating a connection between chaos theory and quantum entanglement.
Professor Ghose is the recipient of several awards including a 2011 Sera Bengali award and a TED Fellowship in 2014. She is an affiliate of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics and the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo, and a Fellow of the Balsillie School of International Affairs.