People

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 Raul Garcia-Patron (starting February 2020) Quantum computation with near-term quantum devices, quantum simulation, classical algorithms to simulate noisy quantum devices, quantum information theory.
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

Postdocs

Staff Interests
Dr Mahshid Delavar Physical Unclonable Functions (PUFs), Hardware Security and Cryptographic Protocols.
Dr Niraj Kumar  
Dr Atul Mantri  
Dr Rui Soares Barbosa  

PhD Students

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

Project Students

Student Supervisor(s)
Gary Chan Wallden
Diana Kessler Heunen
Milos Prokop Wallden
Shraddha Singh (LIP6, Sorbonne Université) Kashefi
Manuel Tarazona Querol Wallden

Former Members

Name Capacity
Ruiting Cao Master student (Heunen)
Ieva Cepaite Project student (Kashefi, Wallden)
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)
Julien Du Crest Project student (Wallden, 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)
Martti Karvonen Ph.D. student (Heunen)
Theodoros Kapourniotis Postdoc, Ph.D. and Master student (Kashefi)
Pia Kullik Project student (Arapinis)
Mateusz Kupper Master student (Heunen)
Leo Lobski LMS summer internship (Heunen)
Martin Marinov Project student (Kashefi)
Neil McBlane Project student (Wallden)
Einar Pius Ph.D. and Master student (Kashefi)
Alfredo Ricci Vasquez Project student (Wallden)
Phivos Sofokleous Project student (Wallden)
Jazon Szabo Internship (Wallden)
Mehmet Huseyin Temel Project student (Wallden)
Sean Tull Postdoc (Heunen)
Iskren Vankov Project student (Kashefi, Wallden)
Kaixiang Zhao Project student (Wallden)