Quantum information with continouos variables

Scuola Normale Superiore
LEVEL
PhD
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
30
PERIOD
02/11/2021 to 02/12/2021

Course Description

Introduction to the mathematics of quantum theory Bosonic quantum Gaussian systems Wigner quasiprobability distribution and Husimi Q representation Symplectic group and Gaussian unitary dynamics Noisy dynamics: quantum Gaussian channels Quantum communication with continuous variables Quantum phase estimation with continuous variables Quantum algorithm for linear systems of equations

Subject area

Digital communications IA electronics
Physics

Field area

Digital
Industry and Space

Educational-info

Competences

The aim of the course is to provide the students with theoretical knowledge of the main continuous variable protocols in quantum communication and quantum computing and with the means to start their own research project in the area

Prerequisites

at least a Bachelor in Mathematics, Phtsics and related disciplines. No prior knowledge of quantum mechanics is assumed. Familiarity with liner algebra and Hilbert spaces is suggested.

Duration

20h

Day of the weeks

Tuesday morning,Thursday morning

ECTS

30

Validation mode

Oral Examination

Maximum number of students

10

Organizer

Partner

Scuola Normale Superiore

Faculty

Scuola Normale Superiore

Department

Classe di Scienze

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