Hi there 👋
This is my personal website. I’m a physicist and mathematician studying the intersection of machine learning and physics.
You can find more about myself here👇
My name is Luis Mantilla Calderon. I was born in Spain and raised in Colombia. I recently moved to Canada for my graduate studies.
Ph.D. student in Computer Science at the University of Toronto @ Alan Aspuru-Guzik's group, 2023 - Present
MSc. in Physics at the University of British Columbia @ Robert Raussendorf's group, 2021-2023
Visiting graduate student at Simon Fraser University, 2022
BSc. in Physics and Mathematics at Universidad de Los Andes, 2016 - 2021
Here you can find some of my previous work. This includes both academic and random side projects.
Measurement-based quantum machine learning (Master's thesis, 2023) >> Link
MentPy: A python package for simulating and training QML models in the MBQC framework. (Software, 2023) >> Link
Holographic quantum error-correcting codes (Bachelor's thesis, 2021) >> Link
Deep Q-learning (Bachelor's thesis, 2021) >> Link
Equilibria and bifurcations of an elastic ring with interacting particles (Summer project, 2020) >> Link
RA & TA at UofT / UBC / Uniandes (> 6 yr.)
In dependent consultant in quantum computing and machine learning (> 1 yr.)
Intern at Xanadu in the architecture team (4 mo.)
Summer researcher at Cornell with Dr. Andy Borum (4 mo.)
Quantum Dolphin: A ChatGPT plugin to obtain information about quantum computing papers. Tech stack: MongoDB and Heroku.
Legalmatic: A tool for creation of legal documents in Colombia. Tech stack: Nextjs, Firebase hosted on Vercel and Heroku.
Zketch: A tool for transforming hand sketches into nice renderings. Tech stack: AWS, Bubble, Stripe.
CoolPy: Educational python videos.