Directeur de recherche au CNRS LIP6 Sorbonne Universite

Professor of Quantum Computing School of Informatics University of Edinburgh

Associate Director of the Networked Quantum Information Technologies

Executive Team of the Quantum Internet Alliance

Co-founder of the VeriQloud Ltd.

Co-founder of the Quantum Protocol Zoo


Research Interests

  • Quantum Cryptography
  • Quantum Internet Protocols
  • Delegated Quantum Computing
  • Verification of Quantum Technology
  • Experimental Implementation of Quantum Protocols
  • Foundation of Quantum Mechanics
  • Quantum Parallel Computing
  • New Models for Quantum Computing
  • Quantum Simulation and Learning


Most of my publications can be downloaded free of charge from An updated list of some published papers can be also found here.

Quantum Technology Vision


Current Projects

EPSRC Established Career Fellowship in Quantum Technology

UK Quantum Technology Hub: NQIT – Networked Quantum Information Technologies

Quantum Internet Alliance

Scotish Quantum Computing Hackathon


Current Open Positions



Email Address

<ekashefi @>