#### Mathematics and Statistics and Data Science, Class of 2023-4 (Gap Semester)

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Jorge Blanco is a sophomore studying Mathematics and Statistics and Data Science. His academic interests are quantitative finance and mathematical statistics. He is interested in learning about quantum computation because its applications have world-changing potential. Specifically, he is interested in exploring the ways quantum computation, through the use of quantum optimization algorithms, can be applied to solve problems in finance and other fields.