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David Cory

Professor & Canada Excellence Research Chair Laureate, Quantum Information Processing

David CoryDavid Cory is a physical chemist working to develop quantum devices for sensing and computation.  Earlier sensors have found applications in fields as varied as cancer diagnostics, materials processing for tires, improved sensitivity for oil exploration, and a sensor for dark matter searches.  Two startups recently spun out of the lab develop quantum sensors with medical, biochemical and materials applications.

He held the the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Quantum Information Processing and is currently the prinicipal investigator for the Canada First Research Excellence Fund in Transformative Quantum Technologies.

Contact information
Office: RAC2 1118
Phone: 519-888-4567, ext. 37307

Email: dcory@uwaterloo.ca
Website: Institute for Quantum Computing

Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo