Matthew Coudron

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Adjunct Assistant Professor
3351 Atlantic Building
(301) 405-7905

Matthew Coudron is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, and a Research Scientist at NIST. His research interests include theoretical computer science, quantum computation/information/cryptography, computational complexity, and machine learning. 

Coudron received his Ph.D. in theoretical computer science from MIT in 2017. He was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Waterloo’s Institute for Quantum Computing before joining QuICS.




A. M. Childs, Coudron, M., and Gilani, A. Shiraz, Quantum Algorithms and the Power of Forgetting, 14th Innovations in Theoretical Computer Science Conference (ITCS 2023), vol. 251, p. 37:1--37:22, 2023.



M. Coudron, Stark, J., and Vidick, T., Trading Locality for Time: Certifiable Randomness from Low-Depth Circuits, Communications in Mathematical Physics, vol. 382, no. 1, pp. 49 - 86, 2021.


M. Coudron and Menda, S., Computations with Greater Quantum Depth Are Strictly More Powerful (Relative to an Oracle), Accepted to the Symposium on the Theory of Computing (STOC) 2020 conference, 2020.