Dr. John Donohue

Dr. John Donohue is the Scientific Outreach Manager at the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo, where he studies the quantum mechanical rules of the sub-microscopic world. John has taught numerous students and teachers how to reconfigure their intuitions when considering the peculiar features of the quantum world, and has helped develop new techniques in laser physics based on these insights. John holds a PhD in quantum information and photonics from the University of Waterloo, and was a research scientist in Germany before moving back to Canada to focus on quantum education.