Vladimir received his B.S. degree in 2003 from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and Ph.D. in 2012 from Yale University. He was a Junior Fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows for the period of 2010 – 2013. Prior to joining EPFL in 2022 he was Assistant and then Associate Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland. His research interests are mainly in quantum information processing with superconducting qubits. Vladimir is a recipient of Sloan Research Fellowship (2015), NSF CAREER Award (2015), DARPA Young Investigator Award (2017), DOE Early Career AWARD (2019), and Google Faculty Research Award (2020).