Week | Date | Topics |
---|---|---|

1 | Aug 11 | Frank Mueller: Intro |

Aug 13 | ||

2 | Aug 18 | Frank Mueller: D-Wave |

Aug 20 | ||

3 | Aug 25 | Patrick Dreher: Math Foundations |

Aug 27 | Patrick Dreher: Postulates of Quantum Mechanics | |

4 | Sep 1 | no class |

Sep 3 | Patrick Dreher: Postulates of Quantum Mechanics (cont.) | |

5 | Sep 8 | Frank Mueller: Introduction to the Gate Model/IBM Q |

Sep 10 | Frank Mueller: Quantum Circuits and Algorithms/IBM Q | |

6 | Sep 15 | Frank Mueller: The IBM Q Experience |

Sep 17 | ||

7 | Sep 22 | Huiyang Zhou: Grover's algorithm |

Sep 24 | Huiyang Zhou: Grover's algorithm (cont.) and Project Selection | |

8 | Sep 29 | First Exam |

Oct 1 | Huiyang Zhou: QFT | |

9 | Oct 6 | Huiyang Zhou: Shor's Algorithm |

Oct 8 | Huiyang Zhou: VQE | |

10 | Oct 13 | Huiyang Zhou: QAOA |

Oct 15 | Patrick Dreher: IBM Q and the Josephson junction | |

11 | Oct 20 | Patrick Dreher: Trapped Ion Quantum Computers |

Oct 22 | Patrick Dreher: Noisy Quantum Computing | |

12 | Oct 27 | Frank Mueller: Systems Level Mitigation of Noise |

Oct 29 | Frank Mueller: Quantum Compilers | |

13 | Nov 3 | Frank Mueller: more Noise Mitigation |

Nov 5 | Huiyang Zhou: Quantum Error Correction | |

14 | Nov 10 | |

Nov 12 | project presentations | |

15 | Nov 17 | |

Nov 24 | 3:30pm Second Exam |

*This schedule is tentative and subject to change.