Nicolas Sawaya



Nicolas Sawaya

Chemical Physics Ph.D. Program
Harvard University

Office: Cv-B21

E-mail: nicolassawaya [at] fas [dot] harvard [dot] edu
Address: 12 Oxford Street, Mailbox 460, Cambridge, MA 02138


Education
  • B.S. Chemistry (Honors), UC San Diego 2011.
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, UC San Diego 2011.
  • M.A. Physics, Harvard 2015.
  • Ph.D. Chemical Physics, Harvard 2017.

Research Interests
  • Noise models and algorithmic development for near-term quantum computers.
  • Tensor network methods for simulation of quantum circuits.
  • Algorithmic methods for studying open quantum systems.
  • Parallel software development.
  • Rational design of excitonic systems using DNA nanotechnology and other nanoscale tools.

Publications