Education Profile

  • MS/PhD in Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, 2015 to Present
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Physics, University of Latvia (UL), Latvia, 2014

Edgars Stegenburgs joined Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) Division of KAUST as an MS/PhD student and graduate researcher at Photonics Laboratory in Janunary 2015.

Previously he was working in the Laser Centre of the University of Latvia as a natural sciences laboratory assistant under the supervision of Dr. Aigars Ekers in the Laser-manipulation laboratory. There he developed his bachelor thesis "Formation of bright and dark states in non-degenerate quantum systems and ultra-high vacuum system design for Rb atoms magneto-optical trap" and earned the Bachelor's Degree of Science in Physics from the University of Latvia in June 2014.