Hyunseok Oh

Quantum Physicist/Engineer, Machine Learning Engineer

About Me


Toward the Quantum Future

Quantum computing has been shifting from an abstract concept into a tangible technique. I want to develop real-world applications of the quantum computer.

  • Quantum Computing Researcher
  • Quantum Experiment Enthusiast
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • UCSB Physics PhD Student



University of California, Santa Barbara

Oct 2020 - Present
  • Department of Physics
  • PhD Student

Seoul National University

Mar 2013 - Feb 2020
  • B.S. in Physics, Feb 2020
  • B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering, Feb 2020
  • Honor: Summa Cum Laude

Seoul Science High School

Mar 2010 - Feb 2013
  • School for gifted students in mathematics and science


Oct 2020 - Present

Quantum Sensing and Imaging Group, UCSB

Graduate Student Researcher

Apr 2020 - Jul 2020

Hallym Medical A.I. Center

A.I. Research Engineer
  • Developed a machine-learning based nine directions gaze estimation system for strabismus diagnosis

Aug 2019 - Feb 2020

Quantum Information and Quantum Computing Lab, SNU

Undergraduate Student Researcher
  • Constructed the RF voltage stabilizing system for trapped-ion qubits

Mar 2017 - Aug 2019

Integrated Quantum Systems Lab, SNU

Undergraduate Student Researcher
  • Developed a multiple nuclear spin detection program in NV center system
  • Implemented a real-time adaptive feedback system for quantum dot qubits

May 2015 - Feb 2017

Military Service

Auxiliary Police, Sergeant
  • Fulfilled military duty as auxiliary police to safeguard public safety

Research Projects


Honors & Awards


  • John Cardy Award (2021)


  • Government Scholarship for Overseas Study, National Institute for International Education (2020 - Present)
  • Presidential Science Scholarship, Korea Student Aid Foundation (2013 - 2018)

Computer Skills

Programming Languages

Proficient: Python, C, Java, MATLAB, LabVIEW, Verilog
Familiar: C++, VHDL, Scala, Ocaml, Mathematica, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Deep Learning Framework

PyTorch, TensorFlow

FPGA Construction

Xilinx Vivado, LabVIEW FPGA Module

Open Quantum System Simulation

Python Qutip, Qiskit Package


Labber Device Driver, PyVISA, PyQt5


1219 Broida Hall, Santa Barbara, CA, USA (93106)

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