Keziah Sheldon

Fulbright-Marshall Plan Foundation US Student Award

Home Institution
Drexel University
Discipline
Physics/Astronomy
Host Institution
University of Vienna
Duration
October 1, 2019–June 30, 2020

Keziah Sheldon is a recent college graduate from Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received a degree in physics with a minor in mathematics. Through Fulbright Austria, she is working in Dr. Philip Walther's quantum photonics lab at the University of Vienna, constructing a single-photon detector by using an entangled multi-photon system via an interferometric setup combined with superconducting nanowires.

In addition to science, Keziah also enjoys bouldering, coffee-roasting, restoring manual typewriters, and playing the cello.