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Associate Faculty, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Waterloo

Roger Melko

Roger Melko is an associate faculty member at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, the Canada Research Chair in Computational Quantum Many-Body Physics and a Professor in physics at the University of Waterloo. 

He received his PhD from the University of California Santa Barbara in 2005. His research involves the development of machine learning strategies for the theoretical study of quantum materials, atomic matter and quantum information systems. Roger was the recipient of the 2012 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in Computational Physics and the 2016 Canadian Association of Physicists Herzberg Medal for achievement by an early-career physicist.

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