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Introductory Workshop in Quantum Computation August 26, 2002 - August 30, 2002
Registration Deadline: August 30, 2002 over 14 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: May 26, 2002 almost 15 years ago
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Organizers Dorit Aharonov, Leonard Schulman, and Umesh Vazirani

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This workshop will provide a mathematical introduction to the fundamental topics of quantum computation. The topics will incude quantum information theory, quantum computational complexity theory, the representation theory of finite groups and properties of quantum fourier transforms, quantum algorithms, quantum communication complexity, quantum error-correcting codes and fault-tolerant quantum computation, and quantum cryptography. Invited speakers include: Dorit Aharonov Andris Ambainis Dave Bacon Michael Ben-Or Gilles Brassard Michele Mosca Ashwin Nayak Leonard Schulman Umesh Vazirani John Watrous Ronald de Wolf

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To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.

Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-238-7268. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to this link and enter the promo/corporate code MSRI123. Our preferred rate is $129 per night for a Deluxe Queen/King, based on availability.

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