Hoi-Kwan (Kero) Lau

Assistant Professor, Canada Research Chair Tier 2

Research Interests

  • Physics of engineered and/or hybrid quantum systems (optomechanics, trapped atomic systems, optics, spin systems, etc)
  • Continuous-variable (bosonic) quantum technology (computation, communication, sensing, machine learning, etc)
  • Theoretical quantum optics
  • Quantum information theory

Group Members


  • Postdoc, University of Chicago  (2017-2020)
  • Visiting Scientist, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems  (2017)
  • Croucher Postdoc Fellow, Ulm University  (2014-2016)
  • PhD, University of Toronto  (2009-2014)
  • MPhil, Chinese University of Hong Kong  (2007-2009)
  • BSc, Chinese University of Hong Kong  (2004-2007


This instructor is currently not teaching any courses.