AMS Short Course

Quantum Computation & Quantum Information
Washington, DC

January 3-4, 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, January 3, 2009, 8:00am -5:00pm

 

8:00am - 5:00pm Registration

 

9:00am - 10:15am Speaker: Samuel J. Lomonaco, UMBC

Title: A Rosetta Stone for Quantum

Computing

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10:15am - 10:45am Coffee Break

 

10:45am 12:00pm Speaker: Peter W. Shor, MIT

Title: Quantum Algorithms

                                                                                    Slides from talk

 

 

12:00pm - 2:00pm LUNCH

 

2:00pm - 3:15pm Speaker: Patrick Hayden, McGill Univ.

Title: Concentration of Measure Effects
in Quantum Information

                                                                                    Slides from talk

 

3:15pm - 3:45pm Coffee Break

 

3:45pm - 5:00pm Speaker: Daniel Gottesman,Perimeter Inst

Title: Quantum Error Correction and
Fault Tolerance

                                                                                    Slides from talk

5:30pm Reception

 

 

 


Sunday, January 4, 2009, 9:00am 5:00pm

 

9:00am - 10:15am Speaker: Howard E. Brandt, USARL

Title: Riemannian Geometry of
Quantum Computation

 

10:15am - 10:45am Coffee Break

 

10:45am 12:00pm Speaker: Louis H. Kauffman, UIC

Title: Topology and Quantum
Computing

                                                                                    Slides from talk

 

12:00pm - 2:00pm LUNCH

 

2:00pm - 3:15pm Speaker: Samuel J Lomonaco, UMBC

Title: Quantum Knots and Mosaics

                                                                                    Slides from talk

 

3:15pm - 3:45pm Coffee Break

 

3:45pm - 5:00pm Speaker: Panel Discussion.

Title: The Grand Mathematical

Challenge for Quantum

Computation and Quantum

Information