Wenchao Xu

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Wenchao Xu is a postdoctoral associate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and will join the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, as an assistant professor in August 2022. She received her Ph.D. in physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2018. Xu’s research interests are centered on quantum simulation, quantum computation, and quantum nonlinear optics with experimental platforms based on neutral atoms.


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