Nick Allgood




201F Information Technology and Engineering (ITE) Building

Contact Info

University of Maryland, Baltimore County 1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, MD 21250



PhD Candidate, UMBC, 2022
M.S, Computer Science, UMBC 2020
B.S., Computer Science, Robert Morris University, 2006


Nick Allgood is a PhD candidate at UMBC who has been over 15 years of industry experience in many aspects of technology. Nick has worked as a federal contractor focusing on classical computer networking and cloud computing, leading a multitude of efforts enabling federal agencies to leverage cloud computing resources. Nick has also worked as a network and software engineer focusing on reliable and scalable systems. When Nick has free time, he enjoys spending it with his family which includes his three wonderful cats. Nick also enjoys swimming and fishing, and blacksmithing.

Research Areas

Theoretical and applied quantum computing, cybersecurity, quantum and classical computer networks.