Professor of quantum information science, Oxford University
Vlatko Vedral is professor of quantum information science at Oxford University. Vedral studied undergraduate theoretical physics at Imperial College London, where he also received a PhD for his work on "Quantum Information Theory of Entanglement." Throughout his career he has held a number of visiting professorships at different international institutions. He has published more than 170 research papers and has written two textbooks, as well as a popular science book, Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information (2010). Decoding Reality, publishes in paperback this month.