Khatami, Ehsan

Associate Professor of Physics
Ehsan Explains




Preferred: 408-924-5235


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Physics, University of Cincinnati, 2009
  • Master of Science, Physics, Sharif University of Technology, 2004
  • Bachelor of Science, Physics, Isfahan University of Technology, 2001

Research Interests

Strongly correlated electronic systems
Quantum machine learning
Ultracold atoms in optical lattices
Numerical methods in condensed matter physics


SJSU Early Career Investigator Award

2016 and 2021 Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Scholar

Selected Publications

Check out my Google Scholar page for a complete list. Other preprints can be found in arXiv.


National Science Foundation (NSF): Condensed Matter and Materials Theory, AMO Theory/CMMT, and Major Research Instrumentation; CoS Blog and Department of Energy's Office of Science (AI for Strongly Correlated Materials)


Spartan High-Performance Computing Facility (must be on campus network)

Teal High-Performance Computing Cluster (must be on campus network)

Physics Club