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## Quantum Computing - Theory and Practice: Quantum algorithms, quantum noise and quantum operationsAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Lior Horesh, IBM
- Thursday 03 May 2018, 14:00-16:30
- CMS, MR3.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Rachel Furner. This is part of the short course ‘Quantum Computing – Theory and Practice’, https://talks.cam.ac.uk/show/index/86491 This course covers fundamental theoretical concepts of quantum computation and quantum information will be covered. In addition, hands-on experimentation of quantum algorithms will be demonstrated on actual quantum devices. Special consideration will be given to realization of limitations of current, non-fault tolerant quantum systems, as well as means to mitigate them when possible. Specifically, lecture 3 covers: a. Quantum algorithms: Deutsch, Deutsch Josza, Simon’s, quantum Fourier transform, quantum phase estimation, Grover’s search algorithm b. Quantum noise and quantum operations: gate fidelities, amplitude leak, phase decoherence, algorithmic design considerations (Variational Quantum Eigensolver example) There will be a 15 minute break in the middle of the lecture. It is useful for students to have a laptop/tablet (or even a smartphone) for some of the more practical examples, but this is not necessary. Those without computer access can follow a demo shown by the instructor. This talk is part of the CCIMI short course: Quantum Computing - Theory and Practice series. ## This talk is included in these lists:- All CMS events
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