During the Spring (southern hemisphere) of 2020 I’m teaching Introduction to Quantum Computing. In these Covid-19 times, the class is … More
I suppose I should start with who I am and what I do and perhaps why I am here in … More
We are quantum drunks under the lamp post—we are only looking at stuff that we can shine photons on.
Something I lost sight of for a long time is the reason I study physics, or the reason I started … More
Two new papers were recently posted on the arXiv with my first two official PhD students since becoming a faculty … More
As we approach the peak of the second hype cycle of quantum computing, I thought it might be useful to … More
A snarky academic joke which might actually be interesting (but still a snarky joke).
“Mathematics is the language of the universe.” — every science popularizer ever
For the first time, physicists have found a new fundamental state of cow, challenging the current standard model. Coined the … More
I make jokes. I do scientist. I make jokes while doing science.