Sofyan Iblisdir got his Ph.D. from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (2003). He then worked in the Group of Applied Physics at Université de Genève, Switzerland (2003-2005), before moving to University of Barcelona (2005-2015). He joined the mathQI group in November 2015. He is currently a member of the University of Barcelona.
His research lies at the interface between quantum information theory and mathematical condensed matter physics.