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Academy of Technology LogoStaff Research Scientist (Quantum)



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Professional Associations:  ACM  |  ACM SIGACT  |  American Mathematical Society (AMS)  |  American Physical Society (APS)  |  IEEE


I work as a Staff Research Scientist at IBM Quantum. I work on quantum algorithm development. I am also the PI of the DARPA funded QPerf project under the Quantum Benchmarking program.

Prior to joining IBM Quantum, I received my Computer Science PhD from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 2016, where I worked with Sam Lomonaco on quantum complexity theory of hidden subgroup algorithms. In 2006, I received a BSc. Engr. in Computer Science and Engineering from the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology.