Alan Salari is the founder and CEO of Quaxys, LLC. Quaxys provides specialized hands-on hardware training for RF/microwave and quantum engineers to meet today’s advanced industry demands. Alan is a member of the advisory board at Quantum Startup foundry (QSF) at the University of Maryland,the Quantum Economic Development Consortium(QED-C), and Mid-Atlantic Quantum Alliance.
Before founding Quaxys, Alan was a senior RF engineer and quantum physicist working on cutting-edge technologies ranging from topological qubits, radar, and satellite communication systems to microwave plasma generators. Alan is a senior member of the IEEE and recipient of various awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF), Discovery Partners Institute (DPI) Chicago, the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, and Siemens AG. He earned his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering and B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in experimental condensed matter physics from Bonn University and RWTH-Aachen University in Germany.