Thomas Vidick is an Assistant Professor in the department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the California Institute of Technology, where he is also a member of the Institute for Quantum Information and Matter. He received his Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 2011 and spent two years as a postdoc at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

His main works are in quantum complexity and cryptography, with a focus on employing techniques from computer science to tackle deep problems in quantum information.

research interest

Problems at the interface of theoretical computer science, quantum information and cryptography.

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Assistant professor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, California Institute of Technology


PhD in Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
MSc in Computer Science, University Paris 7, Paris
BSc in Computer Science, École Normale Supérieure, Paris

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