I am recruiting Ph.D. students and postdocs. Please see [HERE] to learn more about my research.

I am Qipeng (Kevin) Liu. I am an Assistant Professor @ UC San Diego, CSE

I was a Simons Quantum Postdoctoral Fellow at Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, hosted by Shafi Goldwasser and Umesh Vazirani. I earned my Ph.D. at Princeton University in 2021, where I was very fortunate to be advised by Prof. Mark Zhandry

I have a broad interest in theoretical computer science. I focus on quantum computing, quantum information and cryptography in a quantum world. This includes 

Email0: qipengliu [AT] ucsd [D] edu

Email1: qipengliu0 [AT] gmail [D] com    (There is a ZERO at the end of the email address)

Email2: obfustopia [AT] gmail [D] com 

Qipeng Liu


A good (70%) approximation of my name pronunciation is ``Chi-Pen Leo''.

My first name starts with QIP (quantum information processing).

My Erdős number is 3: me -- Erik D. Demaine -- Noga Alon -- Paul Erdős. 


updated 4/15/2023