Previous talks

Day 1
07 Oct 2020

Quantum Computing and Fundamental Physics

This talk has three parts. In part 1, I discuss the current status and near-term prospects for quantum computing and quantum simulation. In part 2, I emphasize the opportunity to...
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John Preskill
Day 2
04 Nov 2020

Application of Quantum Machine Learning to High Energy Physics Analysis at LHC using Quantum Computer Simulators and Quantum Computer Hardware

Machine learning enjoys widespread success in High Energy Physics (HEP) analysis at LHC. However the ambitious HL-LHC program will require much more computing resources in the next two decades. Quantum...
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Sau Lan Wu
Day 3
02 Dec 2020

Solving quantum lattice gauge theories with quantum computers

Quantum many-body systems are very hard to simulate, as computational resources (time and memory) typically grow exponentially with system size. Quantum computers or analog quantum simulators can circumvent this problem...
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Ignacio Cirac
Day 4
13 Jan 2021

The CERN Quantum Technology Initiative: a Hub for Collaborative R&D in Quantum Information Science

CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, operates the largest particle accelerator in the world and is at the core of international programmes on fundamental physics research. CERN has a...
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Alberto Di Meglio
Day 5
03 Feb 2021

Tackling Tracking with Quantum Computation

To investigate the fundamental nature of matter and its interactions, particles are accelerated to very high energies and collided, producing a multitude of other particles. Identifying these collision products, as...
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Yasser Omar
Day 6
03 Mar 2021

Quantum Computation and Quantum Simulation of the Lattice Schwinger Model

In this talk, an introduction into the general functionality of a quantum computer will be given and the state-of-the-art of the Innsbruck trapped-ion quantum computer is briefly reviewed. We present...
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Rainer Blatt