Harry Buhrman

Full Name
Prof.dr. H.M. Buhrman
+31 20 592 4076
Scientific Staff Member, Professor - Universiteit van Amsterdam, Group leader
Harry Buhrman


All publications


  • KNAW member (2020)

Professional activities

  • Professor: Universiteit van Amsterdam [UvA]
  • Committee member: European Science Foundation - Forward Look (NSIT)
  • Committee member: Lorentz Center, Leiden, The Netherlands - Computer Sciences
  • Board Member: Canadian Institute for Advanced Research - [CIFAR] - Quantum Information Processing
  • Board Member: Institute for Quantum Computing Waterloo - [IQC]
  • Board Member: Quantum Information Processing and Communication in Europe - [Qurope]
  • Board Member: Dutch Research School in Logic - [OzsL]
  • Member: Dutch Graduate School Institute for Programming and Algorithmics - [IPA]
  • Board Member: Dutch Institute for Logic, Language, and Computation - [ILLC]
  • Board Member: Nederlandse Vereniging Theoretische Informatica - [NVTI]
  • Committee member: Workshop on Quantum Information Processing - [QIP]
  • Committee member: IEEE Conference on Computational Complexity - [CCC]
  • Committee member: Conference on Theory and Applications of Models of Computation - [TAMC]
  • Editor: Journal: ACM Transactions on Computation Theory - [TOCT]
  • Editor: Journal: Computational Complexity
  • Editor: Journal: Theory of Computing Systems - [TOCS]
  • Executive: Executive Director of QuSoft, Research center for Quantum software & technology


  • Vici Innovational Research Grant NWO (2005)

Current projects with external funding

  • Quantum Algorithms in a Practical Setting (None)
  • Networks (Networks)
  • Lectoraat Applied Quantum Computing (Teitsma) (None)
  • Quantum Software Consortium (QSC)
  • Research centre for quantum software (QUSOFT)
  • Startimpuls Nationale Quantumtechnologie (Startimpuls KAT-1)