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# Apostol Vourdas

## Biography

- PhD, University of Manchester, 1977-1980
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Liverpool, 1980-1983
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, UMIST, 1983-1985
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, Marburg, 1985-1987
- Lecturer and Reader, University of Liverpool, 1987-2002
- DSc, University of Manchester, 1995
- Professor University of Bradford, 2002-

- 170 journal papers and 60 conference papers (3600 citations and h-factor=34 according to Google Scholar)
- 55 invited talks and 55 contributed talks in international conferences
- teaching interests: Computer Architecture, Formal Methods in Computer Science, Computer Graphics

### Research in Quantum Computing

- Finite Quantum Systems. Galois fields in Quantum Computing and applications to coding and cryptography
- Algebraic number theory (e.g., p-adic numbers) in Quantum Mechanics and harmonic analysis.
- Analytic functions in quantum computing
- Group theory methods (e.g., profinite groups) in quantum computing
- Lattices, topology and logic in the context of quantum computing
- Time-frequency analysis, wavelets, applications to large data analysis.
- Mesoscopic Josephson devices

## Wigner-specific research

(selection)

- Apostol Vourdas, Finite and Profinite Quantum Systems (Springer, 2017)
- Earnshaw RA, Lei C, Li J, Mugassabi S and Apostol Vourdas, Large scale data analysis using the Wigner function, Physica A
**391**, 2401-2407 (2012) - Apostol Vourdas, Wigner and Weyl functions for p-adic quantum mechanics, Physics of atomic nuclei
**73**, 237-241 (2010) - G. Giakasa, L.K. Stergioulas, and Apostol Vourdas, Time-frequency analysis and filtering of kinematic signals with impacts using the Wigner function: accurate estimation of the second derivative, Journal Biomech.
**33**, 567-574 (2000) - S. Chountasis, Apostol Vourdas, and C. Bendjaballah, Fractional fourier operators and generalized Wigner functions, Physical Review A
**60**, 3467 (1999) - S. Chountasis, L. K. Stergioulas, and Apostol Vourdas, Quantum filtering of noise in the Wigner function, Journal Mod. Optics
**46**, 2131-2134 (1999) - S. Chountasis and Apostol Vourdas, Weyl and Wigner functions in an extended phase space formalism, Physical Review A
**58**, 1794-1798 (1998)

## Affiliation(s)

- Professor in Computing, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Bradford, UK

## Additional information

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