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The 8th Workshop on Quantum Simulation and Quantum Walks (2018)

Workshop of Quantum Simulation and Quantum Walks 2018

This is the eighth international workshop on quantum simulation and quantum walks, following the successful series of conferences held in Valencia (Spain, 2011), Okazaki (Japan, 2012), Pisa (Italy, 2013), Durban (South Africa, 2014), Yokohama (Japan, 2015), Prague (Czech Republic, 2016), Los Angeles (USA, 2018).


Venue

The conference will take place inside the leafy campus of The University of Western Australia on Dec 14-16 (2018), straight after the 23rd Australian Institute of Physics Biannual Congress (https://aip2018.org.au), which you may also like to attend.


Workshop Themes and Focus

Quantum Simulation, Quantum Walks, Quantum Information, Quantum Algorithm and Supremacy.

This workshop aims to bring interdisciplinary researchers from the above areas together, both theoretical and experimental, to discuss recent progress and future directions.


Invited Plenary Speakers

  • Richard Jozsa (University of Cambridge)
  • Barry Sanders (University of Calgary)
  • Chaoyang Lu (University of Science and Technology China)
  • Jeremy O'Brien (University of Bristol)

Invited Keynote Speakers

  • Dominic Berry (Macquarie University)
  • Jacob Biamonte (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology)
  • Gavin Brennen (Macquarie University)
  • Norio Konno (Yokohama National University)
  • Nicolas Menicucci (RMIT University)
  • Jonathan Matthews (Bristol University)
  • Kavan Modi (Monash University)
  • William Munro (NTT Basic Research Laboratories)
  • Kae Nemoto (Japanese National Institute of Informatics)
  • Xinhua Peng (University of Science and Technology China)
  • Jason Twamley (Macquarie University)
  • Peng Xue (Beijing Computational Science Research Center)
We will be looking forward to receiving abstracts for contributed talks and poster presentations.

Organisers

  • Jingbo Wang (The University of Western Australia; jingbo.wang@uwa.edu.au)
  • Jason Twamley (Macquarie University; jason.twamley@mq.edu.au)
  • Gavin Brennen (Macquarie University; gavin.brennen@mq.edu.au)
  • Peter Rohde (University of Technology Sydney; peter.rohde@uts.edu.au)
  • Yutaka Shikano (Keio University and Chapman University; yutaka.shikano@keio.jp)

 

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