AMS PSAPM Book Title

Quantum Information Science
and
Its Contributions to Mathematics

based on the
AMS Short Course held in

Washington, DC

January 3-4, 2009

*** Total pages = 333 + Preface ***

 

Title & Table of Contents

        PDF Updated: April 29, 2010

        DOC Updated: April 29, 2010

 

Preface 4 pages

        PDF Updated: April 30, 2010

        DOC Updated: April 30, 2010

 

Part 1: Quantum Information Science

 

        Concentration of Measure Effects in Quantum Computation 11 pages
Patrick Hayden, McGill Univ.

o   Slides from Talk

o   Paper * PDF

 

        Quantum Error Correction and Fault Tolerance 46 pages
Daniel Gottesman, Perimeter Institute

o   Slides from Talk

o   Paper * PDF

 

Part 2: Contributions to Mathematics

 

        Riemannian Geometry of Quantum Computation 41 pages
Howard E. Brandt, USARL

o   Slides from Talk not available

o   Paper * PDF Updated: April 24, 2010
* TEX Updated: April 24, 2010
* DVI Updated: April 24, 2010
* AUX Updated: April 24, 2010
* BAK Updated: April 24, 2010

 

        Topological Quantum Information Theory 74 pages
Louis H. Kauffman and Samuel J. Lomonaco,Jr.

o   Slides from Talk

o   Paper * PDF Updated: April 18, 2010

 

        Quantum Knots and Mosaics 32 pages
Samuel J. Lomonaco, Jr. and Louis H. Kauffman

o   Slides from Talk

o   Paper * PDF Updated: May 6, 2010
(Lomonaco-qmosaics2.pdf)
* DVI Updated: May 6, 2010
(Lomonaco-qmosaics2.dvi)
* TAR Updated: May 6, 2010
(AMS-VersionQMosaics2.tar)

 

        Quantum Knots and Lattices: A Blueprint for Quantum Systems that Do Rope Tricks 66 pages
Samuel J. Lomonaco, Jr. and Louis H. Kauffman

o   Paper * PDF Updated: July 15, 2010
(Lomonaco-qlattice9.pdf)
* DVI Updated: July 15, 2010
(Lomonaco-qlattice9.dvi)
* TAR Updated: July 15, 2010 (22MB)
(AMS-Version2-QLattice-Paper.tar)

 

Appendix:

        A Rosetta Stone for Quantum Computation with an Introduction to Quantum Computation 63 pages
Samuel J. Lomonaco, Jr.

o   Slides from Talk

o   Paper * PDF