I am the CEO, President and Co-Founder of
and a senior researcher at the
Institute for Quantum Computing. I am also collaborating on
quantum risk assessment with
I am involved in the CryptoWorks21 Quantum-Safe Cryptographic Infrastructure Program and I am a member of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) Quantum-Safe Cryptography Standardization Group.
I graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a PhD in Theoretical Physics. My advisor was Robert B. Griffiths.
Curriculum Vitae as of April 2020
"Try not to become a man of success,
but rather try to become a man of value"
Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1, Canada
Office: IQC-QNC 3112
Email: vgheorgh AT gmail DOT com
PGP Public Key (4096 bit)
I am interested in
quantum software and quantum architectures,
applications of small-sized quantum computers (NISQ)
to concrete optimization problems,
fault-tolerant quantum processing,
quantum and classical cryptography and
For an up-to-date list, please see my CV, my arXiv feed or my Google Scholar profile.
My personal GitHub repositories
The Quantum Software group at IQC
I contribute to open source software. Below is a list of some of my favourite projects/code snippets I developed:
spell.pydoes it for you, using phonetic alphabet(s) (NATO phonetic alphabet by default).
java -jar [G]Texnumber.jar
Find me on Stackoverflow
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