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Workshop Programme

for period 23-27 August

Quantum Information Theory: Present Status and Future Directions

23-27 August

Timetable

Monday 23 August
10:10-11:00 Wootters, W (Williams College) QIS
  Picturing qubits in phase space Sem 1
11:30-12:20 Latorre, JI (Barcelona) QIS
  Entanglement loss along renormalization group flows Sem 1
14:00-14:50 Oppenheim, J (Cambridge) QIS
  Secure key from bound entanglement Sem 1
15:30-16:20 Verstraete, F (MPI-Garching) QIS
  Quantum spin chains from the perspective of quantum information theory Sem 1
16:20-17:10 Vaidman, L (Tel-Aviv) QIS
  Quantum versus classical, qubits versus bits Sem 1
Tuesday 24 August
09:20-10:10 Buhrman, H (CWI) QIS
  Robust polynomials and quantum algorithms Sem 1
10:10-11:00 Kempe, J (Paris-Sud) QIS
  The complexity of local Hamiltonians Sem 1
11:30-12:20 Mosca, M (Waterloo) QIS
  Quantum algorithms and phase estimation Sem 1
15:30-16:20 Laflamme, R (Perimeter Inst.) QIS
  NMR quantum information processing Sem 1
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) QIS
Wednesday 25 August
09:20-10:10 Plenio, MB (Imperial College) QIS
  Entanglement \& area Sem 1
10:10-11:00 Cerf, N (ULB) QIS
  Proposal for a loophole-free Bell test using homodyne detection Sem 1
11:30-12:20 Knight, P (Imperial College) QIS
  Entanglement and decoherence in coined quantum walks Sem 1
Thursday 26 August
09:20-10:10 Acin, A (ICFO) QIS
  Quantum and secret correlations Sem 1
10:10-11:00 Lo, HK (Toronto) QIS
  Decoy state quantum key distribution Sem 1
11:30-12:20 Gisin, N (Geneva) QIS
  Simulation of singlet correlation without any communication, but using a weaker resource: a "non-local machine" Sem 1
14:00-14:50 Kent, A (Cambridge) QIS
  Remarks on mistrustful quantum and relativistic cryptography Sem 1
15:30-16:20 Massar, S (ULB) QIS
  Provably secure experimental quantum bit string generation Sem 1
16:20-17:10 Linden, N (Bristol) QIS
  A new inequality for the von Neuman entropy Sem 1
Friday 27 August
09:20-10:10 Reznik, B (Tel-Aviv) QIS
  Vacuum entanglement Sem 1
10:10-11:00 Kholevo, AS (Steklov Maths Inst.) QIS
  Additivity problem: an overview Sem 1
11:30-12:20 Lloyd, S (MIT) QIS
  Quantum computation and quantum gravity Sem 1
14:00-14:50 Winter, A (Bristol) QIS
  Generic behaviour in quantum information theory: applications of the concentration of measure phenomenon Sem 1
15:30-16:20 Leung, D (Caltech) QIS
  Applications of randomized techniques in quantum information theory Sem 1
16:20-17:10 Vedral, V (Imperial College) QIS
  High temperature macroscopic entanglement Sem 1
Other Seminars
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National and International Scientific Research Meetings

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