Masters researcher

John Willey is currently pursuing a master's degree in applied physics. He has been a data scientist and software engineer in biotech since 2008. His research interests include solid state physics, quantum computing, and quantum optics. Outside of physics he enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and dog.


Education & Employment


Columbia University

masters researcher


 New York, NY, - present

Valo Health

Staff Data Scientist

, - present

Numerate Inc.

Senior Data Scientist

, - present

Columbia University


 New York, NY, 2019 - present

University of California Santa Cruz

BS in Physics


 Santa Cruz, California, 2005 - 2008

University of California Santa Cruz

BA in Mathematics


 Santa Cruz, California, 2005 - 2008

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