Stefano Pirandola


Information and Coding Theory, Quantum Information and Computation, Quantum Technologies, Quantum Cryptography, Quantum Error Correction, Quantum Optics, Entanglement, Teleportation, Bosonic Channels, Quantum Networks, Relativistic and Black-Hole Quantum Information


2013: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

2013: Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP), University of York

2011: Member of the Institute of Physics (MInstP)

2005: PhD in Physics, International School of Advanced Studies, University of Camerino, Italy

2001: Laurea degree (MSc) in Physics (110/110 summa cum Laude) University of Rome 'La Sapienza', Italy


2016 - present: Full Professor

2013 - 2016: Reader in Quantum Computing

2013 - 2015: Leverhulme Research Fellow

2010 - 2013: Lecturer in Quantum Computing (CS, York)

2009 - 2010: Marie Curie Fellow (York)

2007 - 2009: Marie Curie Fellow (MIT, Cambridge MA, USA)

2005 - 2007: Postdoc (Univ. of Camerino, Italy)

Departmental and University Roles

  • Member of CS/Maths Executive
  • Member of Research Studies Committee
  • Member of Departmental Teaching Committee (CS/Maths Rep)
  • Head of Cyber Security Group


Contact details

Department of Computer Science
University of York
Deramore Lane
YO10 5GH

Phone: +44 (0)1904 325475

Office: CSE/216