2019 IQI Seminars

IQI: Institute for Quantum Information Weekly Seminars

The  IQI Seminar Series provides an opportunity for colleagues in the research community to present recent work.

Unless otherwise noted, seminars are offered on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm in 107 Annenberg.

Date Speaker Talk Title & Link to Abstract
September 10, 2019 Nicole Yunger Halpern, Harvard University TBA
August 6, 2019 Tuvia Gefen, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem TBA
May 21, 2019 Daniel Stilck França, University of Copenhagen Weak simulation and benchmarking of sparse quantum circuits
May 14, 2019 Toby Cubitt, University College London Hamiltonian simulation meets holographic duality
April 23, 2019 Saeed Mehraban, MIT The complexity of sampling from a weak quantum computer
April 16, 2019 Angela Capel Cuevas, ICMAT Entropy decays for 1D quantum Gibbs samplers
March 19, 2019 Adam Bene Watts, MIT Exponential separation between shallow quantum circuits and unbounded fan-in shallow classical circuits
February 26, 2019 Kevin Tian, University of California, Santa Barbara Generalized Haah Codes
February 5, 2019 Johannes Bausch, University of Cambridge Chasing Quantum Codes: how to Outsmart a Brute-Force Approach
January 29, 2019 John Wright, MIT How to learn a quantum state
January 22, 2019 Dominik Hangleiter, University of Berlin Verification vs. Approximate sampling: How hard is it to verify “quantum supremacy”?
January 8, 2019 Zhengfeng Ji , University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Pseudorandom Quantum States
December 18, 2018 @2:00pm Anirudh Krishna, Université de Sherbrooke Quantum computing with wormholes
December 4, 2018 Sam Roberts, University of Sydney Universal fault-tolerant measurement-based quantum computation