University of Arizona, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and College of Optical Sciences

Position ID:University of Arizona-Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and College of Optical Sciences-POSTDOC [#19943]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate I
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Tucson, Arizona 85721, United States
Subject Areas: Physics / Quantum Optics and Quantum Science
Quantum Information Science
Appl Deadline:2021/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/06, finished 2022/06/04, listed until 2022/10/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The research group of Prof. Quntao Zhuang of The University of Arizona (UofA) invites applicants for one postdoctoral position in the general area of quantum information and quantum optics. The position will have the opportunity to participate in the Center for Quantum Networks led by UofA with core partners Harvard, MIT and Yale (, and the Superconducting Quantum Materials and Systems Center, led by the Fermilab ( The position focuses on theory but will have opportunity to work with experimental collaborators closely. The position will explore different aspects of quantum information science with a focus on quantum optical systems. The detailed topics can be, but are not limited to, NISQ-era quantum computation, quantum network theory, quantum error correction in continuous-variable systems, quantum sensing, quantum communication and quantum resource theory.

Posting Number: req5130,

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