Meet the Team at the Quantum Institute

Ruth Kastner Ph.D Founder and Executive Director
Ruth Kastner, Ph.D. Founder and Executive Director of The Q.I.

The Team at the Quantum Institute have wide-ranging research experience and academic knowledge in quantum theory and related topics.

The founding members of the Institute consist of Ruth Kastner and Bernice Kastner, both established academic researchers in mathematics, math education, physics and philosophy, and between them, a long list of distinguished publications .

The third founding member is Charles Hagelgans, an electronics engineer with an interest in creative applications of physical theory to technological innovation.

Our current Research Consultant is Andreas Schlatter, Ph.D., who has done pioneering work in applying the transactional picture to general relativity. He is a former member of the Mathematics faculty at Princeton University and is currently based in K├╝ttigen, Switzerland.

Charles Hagelgans. Associate Director The Q.I
Charles Hagelgans. Associate Director The Q.I
Bernice Kastner Ph.D. Associate Director
Bernice Kastner Ph.D. Associate Director