Dave Mehuys

Dave Mehuys, VP of Production Engineering

Dave Mehuys joined IonQ in March of 2022 as its first VP of Production Engineering, where he is responsible for Manufacturing and Facilities operations. Dr. Mehuys has served in a variety of Engineering and Operations roles in his career, developing and commercializing semiconductor lasers and laser-based sub-systems for Optical Communications and Scientific markets. At quantum computing company PsiQuantum, he was responsible for leading Systems Engineering. At optical networking provider Infinera, he led Systems Manufacturing, Customer Service & Technical Support teams, and Hardware Engineering over an 18-year period. At laser and sub-system supplier SDL, he developed and commercialized high-power single-mode semiconductor lasers, fiber lasers, and Raman/EDFA amplifiers over a 13-year period. Dr. Mehuys holds Masters and Ph.D. degrees from the California Institute of Technology, and an undergraduate degree in Engineering Science from the University of Toronto.