The 31st Jerusalem Winter School in Theoretical Physics

Frontiers of Quantum Information Science

Event date: Dec 30 - Jan 9 ,2014

Organizers:
    General Director: David Gross (UCSB)
    Director: John Preskill (Caltech)
    Codirector: Michael Ben-Or (The Hebrew University)
    Codirector: Patrick Hayden (Stanford)

     

     

    The Victor Rothschild Memorial Symposium

    30.12.2013- 9.1.2014

     

    
    Lecturers:

    Scott Aaronson

    MIT

    David DiVincenzo

    RWTH Aachen University

    Daniel Harlow

    Princeton University

    Michal Horodecki

    Gdansk University

    Stephen Jordan

    NIST

    Rob Myers

    Perimeter Institute

    Renato Renner

    ETH Zurich

    Ady Stern

    Weizmann Institute

    Barbara Terhal

    RWTH Aachen University

    Frank Verstraete

    University of Vienna

        

    Advanced graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from all over the world are invited to participate in this Winter School, which will explore the current frontiers of quantum information science. Topics to be addressed include: quantum complexity and algorithms, foundations of quantum theory, physical implementations of quantum computing, quantum error correction, topological quantum computing, quantum entanglement in many-body systems and in quantum field theory, quantum information and black holes.