Postdoctoral Job opening in quantum error prevention methods

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Tuesday, November 30, 2010

We anticipate having an opening for a postdoctoral position in the research group of Prof. Mark Byrd within the next two or three months. Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. The position is for research in quantum error prevention methods. The applicant should have some knowledge of quantum error correcting codes and fault-tolerant quantum computing. Knowledge of other error prevention methods, such as dynamical decoupling controls and decoherence-free subspaces would be beneficial. Applications should be sent to:

Mark Byrd
Physics Department
Mail Code 4401
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois 62966
Email: mbyrd at

Anyone interested should send a CV including a list of publications and research interests, names and contact information for three people willing to act as references, and have recommendation letters sent from the references. (Email letters are acceptable.)