Mark M. Wilde received his B.S. degree in computer engineering from Texas A&M University in 2002, his M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Tulane University in 2004, and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California in 2008. Currently, he is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the School of Computer Science, McGill University. He has published about 40 articles and preprints in the area of quantum information processing. His current research interests are in quantum error correction and quantum Shannon theory.