Andrew Childs

Andrew Childs

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science
and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies
University of Maryland

Co-director, Joint Center for Quantum Information and Computer Science (QuICS)

Senior Fellow, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research

Associate Professor, University of Waterloo (on leave)

Contact

Email: amchilds@umd.edu
Phone: +1 301-405-2329
Office: CSS 3100F / AVW 3225
Address:   Joint Center for Quantum Information and Computer Science
3100 Computer and Space Sciences Building
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742, USA
Twitter: @andrewmchilds

Research

My research aims to better understand the power of quantum systems to process information. I am especially interested in quantum algorithms, including topics such as quantum walk, quantum simulation, quantum algorithms for algebraic problems, and quantum query complexity.

Teaching

Graduate students and postdocs

Academic service