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Mathematics of Quantum Computation February 07, 2000 - February 11, 2000

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Feb 07, 2000
Monday
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Fourier Transforms, Quantum Algorithms, and Complexity
Umesh Vazirani
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Quantum Information and Compression
Richard Jozsa (University of Cambridge)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Quantum Protocols
Andrew Yao
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Break
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  How Many Demensions are Needed for Catalysts of Entanglement Transformations?
Sumnit Daftuar
02:30 PM - 03:15 PM
  OHolevo's Theorem and Its implications for Quantum Communication and Computation
Ashwin Nayak
03:15 PM - 03:30 PM
  Break
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  Quantum Lower Bounds by Quantum Arguments
Andris Ambainis
Feb 08, 2000
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  A Topological Modular Functor Which is Universal for Quantum Computation
Michael Freedman (University of California, San Diego)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Lie Groups and Quantum Circuits
Robert Solovay
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Break
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  A Modular Functor Which is Universal for Quantum Computation
Zhenghan Wang
02:30 PM - 03:15 PM
  Fourier Sampling Arbitrary Periodic Functions
Lisa Hales
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
  Fourier Sampling Arbitrary Periodic Functions
Lisa Hales
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  Fourier Sampling Arbitrary Periodic Functions
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  The Non-Abelian Fourier Transform and Quantum Computation
Samuel Lomonaco
Feb 09, 2000
Wednesday
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  Group Theory and Quantum Error Correction
Daniel Gordon
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computing
Dorit Aharonov (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Break
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  JUniversal Fault Tolerant Quantum Computation on Decoherence-Free Subspaces
Daniel Lidar
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
  A Self-Testin of Universal and Fault-Tolerant Sets of Quantum Gates
Miklos Santha
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Break
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  Quantum Lower Bounds by Quantum Arguments
Andris Ambainis
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
  Minimal Entropy of States Emerging from Noisy Channels
Mary Beth Ruskai (Tufts University)
Feb 10, 2000
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  Extrema for Entropy of n-qubit States and Quantum Error Correcting Codes
Nolan Wallach
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Quantum Computers: Physical Implementation
Isaac Chuang
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Break
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  Geometric Algebre Methods for Quantum Information Processing
Timothy Havel
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
  Molecular Scale Heat Engines and Scalable Quantum Computation
Leonard Schulman (California Institute of Technology)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Break
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  Trading Entanglement for Communication
Gilles Brassard
Feb 11, 2000
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Trading Entanglement for Communication
Gilles Brassard
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Fermionic Quantum Computation
Alexei Kitaev (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics)
12:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Break
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  Trading Entanglement for Communication