Atsushi Matsuo is a researcher at IBM Research - Tokyo. He received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in Information Science and Engineering from Ritsumeikan University, Japan in 2011 and 2013, respectively. He is currently a PhD student of Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University while working at IBM Research - Tokyo.
His research interests include quantum circuit synthesis, compilers for quantum circuits and quantum algorithms for current noisy devices such as variational quantum algorithms.
Also, he works on developing quantum community and develop quantum human resource for future. For example, he participated Qiskit camps and hackathon as a coach. He contributed to IBM Quantum Challenge that is a competitive