BK Lau

BK Lau

Senior Quantum Software Engineer

BK graduated with an MS Physics from Tufts University and an MS in Computer Science from Boston University. He did early work in quantum spins in semi-magnetic semiconductors at MIT Francis Bitter Lab. Later he transitioned to the software industry with the advent of the Internet and the dotcom era. His primary interests are Web Assembly. Software Architectures. Rust/Golang. Quantum Computing applications. 

Question & Answer

Why have you chosen a career in quantum?

I’m fascinated by quantum and a personal journey back to my love for Physics. 

What is a problem you dream of solving? (with quantum?)

Quantum Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Quantum Decoherence Regimes. 

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

Don’t sweat the small stuff. 

What are people often surprised to know about you?

I might know about their country. 

What’s your superpower?

I can cook well.