Dr. Daniel J. Egger is a researcher in the Quantum Technology group in IBM Research – Zurich. His current research focuses on quantum information processing with superconducting circuits and the application of quantum computing to the financial services industry.
He was awarded a PhD with distinction from the Saarland University (Germany) in 2014 for his thesis entitled “Optimal control and quantum simulations in superconducting quantum devices”. For his PhD thesis, he received the Dr. Eduard-Martin prize.
Daniel J. Egger holds an MSc degree from EPFL Lausanne Switzerland.