“It is not about drawing within the lines. It’s about discovery and creativity.”

Recent winner of the New Horizons in Physics Prize and the Schmidt Science Polymaths Award Suchitra Sebastian is a condensed matter physicist. Suchitra is based at the Cavendish Laboratory at the University of Cambridge where she is a Professor of Physics.

Professor Sebastian is known for her discoveries of exotic quantum phenomena that emerge in complex materials. She was named as one of thirty Exceptional Young Scientists by the World Economic Forum in 2013, one of The Next Big Names in Physics by the Financial Times in 2013.

"A world-class physicist" - Quanta Magazine.

 

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