Welcome to the MIT Web Page of Joseph Emerson

Fun Stuff

Have a look at this picture of me sailing under the full moon with some good friends - I'm the handsome one with the guitar!

Also, if you are interested, you can examine an MRI scan of my (idle) brain activity, taken by the grad students in the NMR lab at MIT.

Professional Information

I am currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics ,
and an affiliate member of the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo .
From 2001-2003 I worked as a postdoc in Quantum Information Science at MIT, and still have ongoing collaborations with David Cory's NMR lab.

Contact Information:
Joseph Emerson
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
31 Caroline St N
Waterloo, ON
Canada, N2L 2Y5

e-mail: jemerson [at] perimeterinstitute [dot] ca
phone: (519) 569 7600
fax: (519) 569 7611
My perimeter home page can be accessed through this link.

Research Interests

Access to my Academic Publications and Related Links

Online access to my recent publications on quantum chaos, quantum foundations, and quantum information, as well as an abridged version of my PhD thesis, can be found in the quant-ph archive by clicking here.

Also, you can view slides and listen to an audio file of a talk that I gave on my PhD research at the Perimeter Institute.

If you have a position to offer me, then you should take a look at my CV, which includes a complete publication list.

Click here if you know the password to see some personal photos.