A list of people from the Quantum Informatics research group.

Staff Members

Staff Interests
Dr Myrto Arapinis Verification of cryptographic protocols, verification of security properties, detection of attacks, formal models, and protocol composition.
Dr Chris Heunen Semantics of quantum theory and programming languages, category theory, quantum logic, functional analysis.
Prof Elham Kashefi Models of quantum computing and their structural relations; exploring new applications, algorithms and cryptographic protocols for quantum information processing device; verification of quantum technology.
Dr Petros Wallden Quantum cyber security, quantum computation and quantum information theory.

Associated Members

Staff Interests
Dr Michael Gutmann Efficient statistical learning, statistical inference for complex models, unsupervised machine learning, quantum optimisation.
Prof Aggelos Kiayias Broad perspective on Cryptography and Cyber Security with emphasis on blockchain systems, e-voting protocols, digital content distribution, privacy and identity management.
Dr Shane Mansfield (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Quantum information and foundations, contextuality, quantum advantage, formal methods for quantum computing
Dr Damian Markham (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Quantum computation and information, quantum network protocols, entanglement, foundations of quantum information.
Dr Anna Pappa (University College London) Quantum Crypto, Quantum Communications, Quantum Networks, Multiparty Computation
Dr Vassilis Zikas Cryptography with emphasis on secure multi-party computation and distributed computation, blockchain technology, rational cryptography,  privacy and quantum cryptography


Staff Interests
Dr Mahshid Delavar Physical Unclonable Functions (PUFs), Hardware Security and Cryptographic Protocols.
Dr Tom Douce Continuous variables quantum information and quantum simulation.

PhD Students

Student Supervisor(s)
Pablo Andres Martinez Heunen
Ulysse Chabaud (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Markham, Kashefi
Brian Coyle Kashefi
Alexandru Cojocaru Kashefi
Ellen Derbyshire Kashefi, Wallden
Nuiok Dicaire Heunen
Mina Doosti Kashefi
Pau Enrique Moliner Heunen
Martti Karvonen Heunen
Nikolaos Lamprou Arapinis
Daniel Mills Kashefi
Luka Music (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Kashefi

Project Students

Student Supervisor(s)
Ieva Cepaite Kashefi, Wallden
Julien Du Crest Wallden, Kashefi
Pierre-Emmanuel Emeriau (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Mansfield, Kashefi
Shraddha Singh (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Kashefi

Former Members

Name Capacity
Ruiting Cao Master student (Heunen)
Chloe Chira Master student (Heunen)
Flaviu Cipcigarn Project student (Kashefi)
Hector Dang-Nhu ENS summer internship (Heunen)
Raphael Dias Visiting Ph.D. student (Kashefi)
Leonardo Disilvestro Master and project student (Kashefi)
Vedran Dunjko Postdoc and Ph.D. student (Kashefi)
Patric Fulop Project student (Kashefi)
Alexandru Gheorghiu Postdoc and Ph.D. student (Kashefi, Wallden)
Matty Hoban Postdoc (Kashefi)
Xi Huang Master student (Heunen)
Borislav Ikonomov Master student (Kashefi)
Robbie James MPhys master student (Heunen)
Marc Kaplan Postdoc (Kashefi)
Theodoros Kapourniotis Postdoc, Ph.D. and Master student (Kashefi)
Pia Kullik Project student (Arapinis)
Leo Lobski LMS summer internship (Heunen)
Martin Marinov Project student (Kashefi)
Einar Pius Ph.D. and Master student (Kashefi)
Phivos Sofokleous Project student (Wallden)
Sean Tul Postdoc (Heunen)
Iskren Vankov Project student (Kashefi, Wallden)