Eric Samperton

Eric Samperton

Eric Samperton


Assistant Professor

1409 W Green
Urbana, IL 61801

I study the classical and quantum computational complexity of problems in topology, especially in dimensions 2+1 and 3+1.  I am also interested in topological quantum field theory, classifying topological order, and quantum computation.

Samperton Website

Research Interests:

  • Low-dimensional topology and geometric group theory
  • Quantum algebra and topological quantum field theory
  • Computational complexity and quantum computing