Topological Quantum Computing

February 26 - March 2, 2007

Schedule


Monday, February 26, 2007

9:30 - 10:30
Nicholas Read (Yale University)

 
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)

11:00 - 12:00
Michael Freedman (Microsoft Research)

 
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)

1:30 - 2:30
Chetan Nayak (Microsoft Station Q)

Point Contacts and Qubits in the 5/2 Fractional Quantum Hall State
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)

2:30 - 3:30
Ady Stern (Weizmann Institute of Science)

How do you recognize the non-abelian quantum Hall effect when you see it
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

4:00 - 5:00
Kirill Shtengel (University of California, Riverside (UC Riverside))

Non-Abelian Quasiparticle Interferometry
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)


Tuesday, February 27, 2007

9:30 - 10:30
Paul Fendley (University of Virginia)

Finding Fibonacci
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

11:00 - 12:00
Matthew Fisher (University of California, Santa Barbara (UC Santa Barbara))

The 5/2 edge
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

1:30 - 2:30
John Preskill (California Institute of Technology)

Robust quantum computation
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

2:30 - 3:30
4:00 - 5:00
Steve Simon (Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories)

Theoretical Search for Novel Quantum Hall States
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)


Wednesday, February 28, 2007

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30

Thursday, March 1, 2007

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
Kevin Walker (Microsoft Station Q)

 
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

1:30 - 2:30
2:30 - 3:30
4:00 - 5:00

Friday, March 2, 2007

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
Birgitta Whaley (University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley))

Dimer model implementations of lattice quantum loop gases
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

12:00 - 1:00