International Workshop on Quantum Circuits in 2D Materials (QC2DM 2022)



This by invitation only workshop, will bring together a number of Canadian and internationally recognized experts in 2D materials, with a focus on the use of quantum dots for quantum information processing. The workshop will be held at the University of Ottawa,  starting May 25 and ending on May 28 2022. The workshop is supported by NSERC Strategic QC2DM Project, uOttawa Chair in Quantum Theory of Materials, Nanostructures and Devices, uOttawa Center for 2D Materials ( and the National Research Council of Canada.  If you are interested in the workshop please contact one of the organizers.


May 25-28, 2022


University of Ottawa Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Building, Rm 117 and 224.
Campus map is here.


(Preliminary list as of May 11 2022) (alphabetical order)

  1. Alex Bogan, uOttawa/NRC, Ottawa, Canada

  2. Maciej Bieniek, Wurzburg University, Germany

  3. Hugh Churchill, uArkansas, USA

  4. Juan Climente, uJaume, Spain

  5. Klauss Ensslin, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

  6. Jonathan Finley, TUM Munich, Germany

  7. Peter Grutter, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

  8. Devrim Guclu, IIT, Izmir, Turkey

  9. Alexander Holleitner, TUM Munich, Germany

  10. Simonas Krotkus, AIXTRON, Germany

  11. Brian Leroy, uArizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

  12. Udson Mendes, CMC Quantum, Sherbrooke, Canada

  13. Allan MacDonald, uTexas, Austin,TX, USA

  14. Gustavo Narvaez, BallardSpahr, Atlanta, USA

  15. Francois Peeters, uAntwerp, Belgium

  16. Paulina Płochocka-Maude,  LNCMI Toulouse and WUST, Wroclaw, France/Poland

  17. Gabriel Poulin-Lamarre, DWave, Vancouver, Canada

  18. Paweł Potasz, Copernicus University, Torun, Poland

  19. Joan Redwing, PennState, USA

  20. Yun-Pil Shim, uTexas, El Paso,TX, USA

  21. Christoph Stampfer, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  22. Ludmiła Szulakowska, UBC, Vancouver, Canada

  23. Klaas-Jan Tielrooij, NCN2, Barcelona, Spain

  24. Adam Tsen, IQC, uWaterloo, Canada

  25. Alex Voznyy, uToronto, Toronto, Canada

  26. Ke Wang, uMinnesota, USA

  27. Michał Zieliński, Copernicus University, Torun, Poland

  28. Ziliang Ye, UBC, Canada


  •  Wednesday, May 25 2022-18.00-19:30
    Reception, Camille Villeneuve Room, DMS4101, 4th Floor of Desmarais Building

  • Thursday, May 26 2022 , 9:00-17:00, STEM 224,
    followed by uOttawa Lab tours (17:00-19:00)
    Program below

  • Friday, May 27 2022,  9:00-17:00, STEM 224,
    Invited speakers dinner, 1st Elgin Restaurant, National Art Center, 18:00-20:00
    Program below

  • Saturday, May 28 2022, 9:30-12:30, STEM 224,
    followed by NRC Lab Tours
    Program below

Preliminary program as of May 24 2022:  qc2dm2022-program-pdf-may11-2022

List of abstracts:   abstract_book


Registration for invited participants is $200 , for students $100 (note 13% tax not included). The links to  english or french  registrations can be found here.


Participants are responsible for their own accommodations. End of May is extremely busy with Ottawa Race weekend May 27-29 2022. We strongly encourage booking your accommodation well in advance. We suggest several hotels, all within walking distance from uOttawa and available via  Novotel, Westin, Chateau Laurier, Les Suites, Lord Elgin, Cartier Place Suite Hotel, ARC Hotel and many more along the light rail Confederation Line. There are also accommodations available on Campus at uOttawa Residences,


Paweł Hawrylak, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Adina Luican-Mayer, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

James Gupta, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Jean-Michel Menard , uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Louis Gaudreau, NRC, Ottawa, Canada

Marek Korkusiński, NRC, Ottawa, Canada

Andrew Sachrajda, NRC, Ottawa, Canada

Sergei Studenikin, NRC, Ottawa, Canada

Yasser Saleem, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Ryan Plumadore, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Justin Boddison-Chouinard, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Jacob Manalo, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Abdulmenaf Altintas, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Alina Wania Rodrigues, uOttawa, Canada

Daniel Miravet, uOttawa, Canada

Katarzyna Sadecka, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Ilhem Bargaoui, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Défi Junior Jubgang Fandio, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Ahmed Jaber, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada

Nicolas Couture, uOttawa, Ottawa, Canada


NSERC strategic grant for projects  QC2DM;
uOttawa Office of Vice President for Research;
uOttawa Faculty of Science;
uOttawa Research Chair in Quantum Theory of Materials, Nanostructures and Devices;
National Research Council Canada (NRC);
Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA)


The QC2DM2022 workshop will follow University of Ottawa Public Health measures as outlined here:
This includes masking  and maintaining safe distance through limiting room capacities. Please note that campus is open only to fully vaccinated staff, students and visitors. It is recommended that every person must fill out the COVID-19 Daily Health Check-In form online before coming to campus.