Ophelia Crawford

Senior Quantum Scientist


Ophelia completed a PhD in computational and theoretical geophysics at the University of Cambridge, applying PDE-constrained optimisation to post-glacial sea level change. For this work, she was awarded a best paper prize from Geophysical Journal International and a best thesis prize from the Royal Astronomical Society. She joined Riverlane in 2018 and, since then, has worked on understanding and developing algorithms for quantum computers.