Jacob Biamonte

Jacob Biamonte

Jacob Biamonte

Research Group Leader
ISI Foundation
Via Alassio 11/c
10126 Torino, Italy
(+39) 011 6603090 ext. 202


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Research Interests

  • Mathematical physics, network theory, tensor network states, chemical reaction networks
  • Computational and Hamiltonian complexity theory, circuit theory and connections to condensed matter physics, adiabatic quantum computation
  • Quantum algorithms to simulate many-body physics and ab initio chemistry on a quantum computer,
  • Quantum network theory, mathematical network theory, chiral quantum walks

Professional Memberships

  • Azimuth Project
  • American Physical Society
  • IEEE committee task force on quantum computing (invited)
  • Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi)


Editorial Boards


  • Guest lecturer, Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), University of Waterloo
  • Lecturer in Physics, St Peter’s College, University of Oxford
  • EPSRC Funded Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Oxford
  • Research Assistant, University of Oxford
  • Doctorate from the University of Oxford
  • Research Fellow, Harvard University
  • Research Physicist/Consultant, D-Wave Systems, Inc. The Quantum Computing Company

A Few Talks


Five Representative Publications

  • Categorical Tensor Network States
    with Stephen R.Clark and Dieter Jaksch
    AIP Advances 1(4), 042172 (2011)
  • Racing a quantum computer through Minkowski spacetime
    J. Phys. Conf. Ser. Vol. 1. No. 229. Pages 012020. 2010.
  • Towards quantum chemistry on a quantum computer
    with B. P. Lanyon et al.,
    Nature Chem. No. 2. Pages 106–111. 2010.
  • Realizable Hamiltonians for universal adiabatic quantum computers
    with Peter J. Love
    Physical Review A 78‚ 012352. 2008.
  • Non−perturbative k−body to two−body commuting conversion Hamiltonians and embedding problem instances into Ising spins
    Physical Review A 77‚ 052331. 2008.

For a complete publication list follow this link.  For a list of the publications that the group has produced since I joined ISI in January of 2012, click here.

Editorial boards:


-  Natural Computing


-  Journal of Complex Networks


-  Theoretical Computer Science


-  Frontiers in Physics

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