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Research interests

Dr. Secular's research focuses on the design and implementation of parallel tensor network algorithms and their application to strongly-correlated quantum lattice models from condensed matter physics. This involves writing code suitable for use on high-performance computing (HPC) clusters (i.e. supercomputers).

Other interests include quantum foundations, quantum information, chaos theory, and physics education.

Teaching interests

Quantum mechanics, special relativity, mathematical methods, computational physics, scientific computing, programming skills.

Education/Academic qualification

Mathematics & Physics, Doctor of Philosophy, Parallel Tensor Network Methods for Quantum Lattice Systems, University of Bath

2 Oct 201628 Jun 2024

Award Date: 28 Jun 2024

Physics with Theoretical Physics, Master in Science, Nonlocality and Impossible Machines, Imperial College London


Award Date: 1 Aug 2016

Physics and Mathematics, CertHE, Birkbeck, University of London


Award Date: 1 Aug 2012

External positions

Student member, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics UK and Republic of Ireland Section

Oct 2018Jun 2024

Associate of the Royal College of Science, Imperial College London

1 Aug 2016 → …


  • QC Physics
  • QA76 Computer software
  • LB2300 Higher Education


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