Nikhil is a PhD student working on building a segmented ‘blade’ ion trap for quantum simulation. Previously, he co-developed a ‘four-rod’ ion trap for his MSc thesis in the same group. Nikhil holds an undergraduate degree in Mechatronics from Sastra University in India and worked in the ion trapping lab at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc).
 Fast and high-yield fabrication of axially symmetric ion-trap needle electrodes via two step electrochemical etching
Review of Scientific Instruments 94, 033201 (2023)         arXiv:2206.14784