Dan Underwood

Senior Quantum Engineer


Dan is a scientist and engineer with over 10 years experience in developing software solutions in both academia and industry. He achieved a PhD in Physics from University College London, where he developed high-performance computational chemistry methods to investigate the properties of atmospheric molecules, and worked alongside leading scientists in the field of exoplanetary characterisation.

He has also spent a number of years in industry roles gaining exposure to a wide variety of software tools and best practices, everywhere from low-level hardware control to scalable web technologies.

Dan has a passion for getting stuck into problems at a deep level to come up with creative solutions. Outside of work he enjoys reading, music, keeping fit and exploring the outdoors.