QIS 
18th August 2004 14:00 to 15:00 

Quantum measurements and finite geometry 

QIS 
19th August 2004 14:00 to 15:00 
M BenOr 
Fast quantum Byzantine agreement 

QISW01 
23rd August 2004 10:10 to 11:00 

Picturing qubits in phase space 

QISW01 
23rd August 2004 11:30 to 12:20 

Entanglement loss along renormalization group flows 

QISW01 
23rd August 2004 14:00 to 14:50 

Secure key from bound entanglement 

QISW01 
23rd August 2004 15:30 to 16:20 

Quantum spin chains from the perspective of quantum information theory 

QISW01 
23rd August 2004 16:20 to 17:10 
L Vaidman 
Quantum versus classical, qubits versus bits 

QISW01 
24th August 2004 09:20 to 10:10 

Robust polynomials and quantum algorithms 

QISW01 
24th August 2004 10:10 to 11:00 
J Kempe 
The complexity of local Hamiltonians 

QISW01 
24th August 2004 11:30 to 12:20 

Quantum algorithms and phase estimation 

QISW01 
24th August 2004 15:30 to 16:20 
R Laflamme 
NMR quantum information processing 

QISW01 
25th August 2004 09:20 to 10:10 

Entanglement \& area 

QISW01 
25th August 2004 10:10 to 11:00 

Proposal for a loopholefree Bell test using homodyne detection 

QISW01 
25th August 2004 11:30 to 12:20 

Entanglement and decoherence in coined quantum walks 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 09:20 to 10:10 

Quantum and secret correlations 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 10:10 to 11:00 

Decoy state quantum key distribution 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 11:30 to 12:20 
N Gisin 
Simulation of singlet correlation without any communication, but using a weaker resource: a "nonlocal machine" 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 14:00 to 14:50 
A Kent 
Remarks on mistrustful quantum and relativistic cryptography 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 15:30 to 16:20 

Provably secure experimental quantum bit string generation 

QISW01 
26th August 2004 16:20 to 17:10 

A new inequality for the von Neuman entropy 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 09:20 to 10:10 

Vacuum entanglement 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 10:10 to 11:00 
AS Kholevo 
Additivity problem: an overview 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 11:30 to 12:20 
S Lloyd 
Quantum computation and quantum gravity 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 14:00 to 14:50 

Generic behaviour in quantum information theory: applications of the concentration of measure phenomenon 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 15:30 to 16:20 

Applications of randomized techniques in quantum information theory 

QISW01 
27th August 2004 16:20 to 17:10 

High temperature macroscopic entanglement 

QISW03 
6th September 2004 11:30 to 12:15 

Decoy state quantum key distribution: the best of both worlds? 

QISW03 
6th September 2004 12:15 to 13:00 

Privacy amplification against quantum adversaries 

QISW03 
6th September 2004 14:15 to 15:00 

A generic security proof for quantum key distribution 

QISW03 
7th September 2004 11:30 to 12:15 
N Gisin 
1. A new protocol for high bit rates 2. A new type of security proofs 

QISW03 
7th September 2004 12:15 to 13:00 

Relating formal security for classical and quantum protocols 

QISW03 
7th September 2004 14:15 to 14:35 
S Wehner 
Quantum anoymous transmissions 

QISW03 
7th September 2004 14:35 to 14:55 
R Colbeck 
Variable bias coin tossing 

QISW03 
7th September 2004 14:55 to 15:15 

A simple nogo lemma 

QISW03 
8th September 2004 11:30 to 12:15 

Nonlocal correlations and key distribution 

QISW03 
8th September 2004 14:15 to 15:00 

Graph states  stability under decoherence, entanglement purification and possible applications 

QISW03 
8th September 2004 15:30 to 16:15 

On the keyuncertainty of quantum ciphers and the computational security of oneway quantum transmission 

QISW03 
9th September 2004 11:30 to 12:15 

Cheat sensitive bit commitment 

QISW03 
9th September 2004 12:15 to 13:00 

Experimental quantum bit string generation 

QISW03 
9th September 2004 14:15 to 15:00 

Applications of quantum universal composability theorem 

QISW03 
9th September 2004 16:00 to 22:00 

PROSECCO meeting (joint with RESQ) 

QISW03 
10th September 2004 11:30 to 12:15 

Locking of entanglement 

QISW03 
10th September 2004 12:15 to 13:00 

Quantum correlations in quantum cryptology 

QISW03 
10th September 2004 14:15 to 15:00 

Distillation of secret key and entanglement from quantum states 

QISW03 
10th September 2004 15:30 to 16:15 
CH Bennett 
Unlocking of a quantum channel's forward classical capacity by classical communication 

QIS 
14th September 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Entanglement in spin systems 

QIS 
15th September 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Invariants and multiqubit systems 

QIS 
23rd September 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
M Santha 
Quantum algorithm for finding a triangle 

QIS 
24th September 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Quantum cellular automata 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 09:00 to 09:45 
Y Hirayama 
Experimental implementation of semiconductor qubit 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 09:45 to 10:30 

The fabrication of a silicon based quantum computer at the atomicscale 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 11:00 to 11:45 

Towards an integrated photonic quantum information platform in diamond 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 11:45 to 12:30 

A twoqubit conditional quantum gate with single spins in solid 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

Prospects and challenges for quantum information processing using carbon nanotubes 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 14:45 to 15:30 
C Smith 
Erasable electrostatic lithography for quantum components 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 16:00 to 16:45 

Endohedral fullerenes for electronspinbased quantum computing 

QISW02 
27th September 2004 16:45 to 17:30 
P Lindelof 
Field effect transistor behaviour in a single wall carbon nanotubes and peapods 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 09:00 to 09:45 

Quantum information processing using quantum dots 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 09:45 to 10:30 

Electron spin qubits in quantum dots 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 11:00 to 11:45 

Interfacing quantum optical and solid state qubits 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 11:45 to 12:30 

Interfacing a single trapped ion qubit with a single photon flying quibit 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 14:00 to 14:45 
M Plenio 
Entanglement propagation in interacting quantum systems 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 14:45 to 15:30 

Easing the experimental burden: global control, perpetual coupling and the like 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 16:00 to 16:45 
G Burkard 
Production and detection of entangled electrons in small solidstate structures 

QISW02 
28th September 2004 16:45 to 17:30 
T Osborne 
The propagation of quantum information through a spin system 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 09:00 to 09:45 

Cooling and controlled entanglement experiments using single and pairs of trapped calcium ions 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 09:45 to 10:30 
RB Blatt 
Entanglement and transfer of quantum information with trapped Ca+ ions 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 11:00 to 11:45 

Atom chips: a vision for QIP with neutral atoms 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 11:45 to 12:30 

Decoherence issues for cold atoms near surfaces 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 14:00 to 14:45 
IA Walmsley 
Efficient conditional preparation of single photons for quantum optica 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 14:45 to 15:30 

Linear and nonlinear quantum optical information processing 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 15:30 to 16:15 
J Eisert 
Optimizing linear optics quantum gates 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 16:45 to 17:30 

Experimental linear optical logic 

QISW02 
29th September 2004 17:30 to 18:15 
G Pryde 
Generating and harnessing photonic entanglement using linear optics 

QISW02 
30th September 2004 09:00 to 09:45 
H Mooij 
Superconducting quantum bits 

QISW02 
30th September 2004 09:45 to 10:30 
T Schaetz 
Distributing entanglement in a multizone ion trap 

QISW02 
30th September 2004 11:00 to 11:30 
GJ Milburn 
Quantum closedloop control and error correlation 

QISW02 
30th September 2004 11:45 to 12:30 
N Gisin 
2 3 and 4photon quantum communication in telecom fibers 

QIS 
30th September 2004 14:30 to 16:00 

Presentations on recent developments 

QIS 
30th September 2004 16:30 to 18:00 

Presentations on recent developments 

QIS 
30th September 2004 18:00 to 19:30 

Small group discussions between collaborators 

QIS 
1st October 2004 09:00 to 11:00 

Presentations on recent developments 

QIS 
1st October 2004 11:30 to 12:30 

Presentations on recent developments 

QIS 
5th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

The laplacian of a graph as a density matrix 

QIS 
7th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Topological quantum computing for beginners 

QIS 
8th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Quantum speedup of Markov chain based algorithms 

QIS 
14th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

The Pangloss Universe 

QIS 
19th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
MB Ruskai 
Recent progress on additivity and multiplicativity channels 

QIS 
21st October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
R Cleve 
Entangled Provers 

QIS 
26th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Quantum Bell inequalities (the quantum marginal problem) 

QIS 
28th October 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
R Jozsa 
An introduction to measurementbased quantum computation 

QIS 
2nd November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
CH Bennett 
The reverse Shannon theorem 

QIS 
4th November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Security of quantum key distribution using coherent states 

QIS 
5th November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Quantum circuits for the Schur transform 

QIS 
9th November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Aspects of generic entanglement 

QIS 
11th November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

A family of quantum protocols 

QISW04 
15th November 2004 10:30 to 11:15 

On convex structures of states, POVM's and channels, and their mutual relations 

QISW04 
15th November 2004 11:15 to 12:00 
G Chiribella 
Extremel covariant POVM's 

QISW04 
15th November 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

Efficient minimax rates for Wigner function estimation from quantum homodyne tomography data 

QISW04 
15th November 2004 14:45 to 15:30 

Local copying of orthogonal maximally entangled states and its relationship to local discrimination 

QISW04 
16th November 2004 10:30 to 11:15 

Optimal qubit mixed state estimation 

QISW04 
16th November 2004 11:15 to 12:00 

Estimation of qubit mixed states with local measurements 

QISW04 
16th November 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

State estimation on a circle 

QISW04 
16th November 2004 14:45 to 15:30 
M Hayashi 
Asymptotic theory of quantum estimation 

QISW04 
16th November 2004 16:15 to 17:00 

Quantum measurements that maximise the likelihood and optimal reference frame transmission 

QISW04 
17th November 2004 10:30 to 11:15 

Some aspects of quantum statistical inference 

QISW04 
17th November 2004 11:15 to 12:00 
D Petz 
Sufficiency in quantum statistical inference 

QISW04 
17th November 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

Quantum state estimation and large deviations 

QISW04 
17th November 2004 14:45 to 15:30 
M Guta 
On the relation between information and disturbance in quantum measurements 

QISW04 
18th November 2004 10:30 to 11:15 
A Fujiwara 
Differential geometry of quantum channel estimation 

QISW04 
18th November 2004 11:15 to 12:00 
F De Martini 
Optimal realisation of nonunitary maps for quantum information 

QISW04 
18th November 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

Quantum estimation for nondifferentiable models 

QISW04 
18th November 2004 14:45 to 15:30 
Z Hradil 
Maximum likelihood methods in quantum mechanics 

QISW04 
18th November 2004 16:15 to 17:00 

Estimation of SU(d) using entanglement the d $>$ 2 case 

QISW04 
19th November 2004 10:30 to 11:15 
JA Larsson 
The Bell inequality and the coincidence time loophole 

QISW04 
19th November 2004 11:15 to 12:00 
E Loubenets 
Class of quantum states satisfying the original Bell inequality 

QISW04 
19th November 2004 14:00 to 14:45 

Repeatable measurements without eigenstates 

QISW04 
19th November 2004 14:45 to 15:30 

Universal uncertainty principle 

QIS 
23rd November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
M Shirokov 
The Holevo capacity of infinite dimensional channels and the additivity problem 

QIS 
30th November 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

High fidelity to low weight 

QIS 
1st December 2004 14:15 to 15:30 

Entanglement and decoherence in semiquantal gases 

QIS 
2nd December 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
P Horodecki 
Quantum states and quantum channels 

QIS 
7th December 2004 11:00 to 12:00 
L Kauffman 
Spin networks and anyonic topological quantum computing 

QIS 
9th December 2004 11:00 to 12:00 

Quantum voting 

QIS 
9th December 2004 16:00 to 16:30 

Uncertainty, monogamy, and implications for entanglement 

QIS 
9th December 2004 16:30 to 17:00 

Communication complexity and fault tolerance 

QIS 
13th December 2004 15:00 to 17:00 

Tutorial for QIS participants 

QISW05 
14th December 2004 10:00 to 11:00 

Model of a big crunch/big bang transition 

QISW05 
14th December 2004 11:30 to 12:30 

Black hole analogues and the universality of the Hawking effect 

QISW05 
14th December 2004 16:30 to 17:30 

Bohr, Penrose and Hawking 

QISW05 
15th December 2004 10:00 to 11:00 

Information loss, determinism and quantum mechanics 

QISW05 
15th December 2004 11:30 to 12:30 

Limits of quantum mechanics from general relativity: a clash of principles 

QISW05 
15th December 2004 16:00 to 17:00 

Universe from subPlanckian bits 

QISW05 
16th December 2004 10:00 to 11:00 
D Gottesman 
Black hole evaporation, unitarity and final state projection 

QISW05 
16th December 2004 11:30 to 12:30 
C Galfard 
The path integral approach to the black hole information problem 

QISW05 
16th December 2004 16:30 to 17:30 

When entanglement met black hole... 

QISW05 
16th December 2004 17:30 to 18:30 

Quantum information theory and the low energy problem of quantum gravity 

QISW05 
17th December 2004 10:00 to 11:00 
S Lloyd 
Quantum gravity and quantum computation 

QISW05 
17th December 2004 11:30 to 11:50 

Entanglement and area 

QISW05 
17th December 2004 11:50 to 12:10 

Locked information and the black hole information loss problem 

QISW05 
17th December 2004 12:10 to 12:30 

Black holes, simulated time travel and the scalability of complexity 
