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Quantum Information Science
April 15-20, 2007
Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort
Lucca (Barga), Italy

SUNDAY
4:00 pm - 9:00 pmArrival and Check-in
6:00 pmDinner
7:30 pm - 7:40 pmWelcome / Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff
7:40 pm - 9:30 pmNEW DIRECTIONS IN QUANTUM INFORMATION RESEARCH
7:40 pm - 7:50 pmDiscussion Leader: Rob Schoelkopf
7:50 pm - 8:35 pmIsaac Chuang
"Experimental quantum computation: Status and Prospects"
8:35 pm - 8:40 pmDiscussion
8:40 pm - 9:25 pmNicolas Gisin (Geneva)
"Q teleportation and memories: towards Q repeaters"
9:25 pm - 9:30 pmDiscussion
MONDAY
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast
9:00 am - 12:30 pmTHEORY OF QUANTUM INFORMATION
9:30 am - 9:40 amDiscussion Leader: TBA
9:40 am - 10:20 amHans Briegel (U. Innsbruck)
"Universality and classical simulation of quantum computation"
10:20 am - 10:30 amDiscussion
10:30 amCoffee Break / Group Photo
11:30 am - 12:10 pmHot Topic: Gaetan Messin (IOTA Orsay)
"Moving atomic qubits"
12:10 pm - 12:15 pmDiscussion
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmFree Time
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmPoster Session
5:30 pm - 7:30 pmTRAPPED IONS
5:30 pm - 6:00 pmDiscussion Leader: Rainier Blatt (U. Innsbruck)
6:00 pm - 6:40 pmDietrich Leibfried (NIST Boulder)
"The quest for scalability: Progress in quantum information processing with trapped atomic ions"
6:40 pm - 6:45 pmDiscussion
6:45 pm - 7:25 pmChris Monroe (U. Michigan)
"Quantum Networks of Individual Trapped Atoms"
7:25 pm - 7:30 pmDiscussion
8:00 pmDinner
TUESDAY
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast
9:00 am - 12:30 pmARTIFICIAL SOLID STATE QUBITS
9:00 am - 9:30 amDiscussion Leader: Hans Mooij (TU Delft)
9:30 am - 10:10 amYasunobu Nakamura (NEC, Tsukuba)
"Recent progress on superconducting qubits"
10:10 am - 10:20 amDiscussion
10:20 amCoffee Break
10:50 am - 11:30 amLeo Kouwenhoven (TU Delft)
"Quantum dot qubits"
11:30 am - 11:35 amDiscussion
11:35 am - 12:15 pmAmir Yacoby (Harvard)
"Few Electron Spin Qubits"
12:15 pm - 12:20 pmDiscussion
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmFree Time
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmPoster Session
5:30 pm - 7:30 pmMICROSCOPIC CONDENSED MATTER QUBITS
Discussion Leader: Michel Devoret (Yale University)
5:30 pm - 6:05 pmGo Yusa (NTT Basic Research Laboratories)
"Coherent manipulation of nuclear spins in a monolithic semiconductor device"
6:05 pm - 6:10 pmDiscussion
6:10 pm - 6:45 pmMisha Lukin (Harvard)
"Controlled individual nuclear spin qubits in diamond: coherence, quantum registers and scalability"
6:45 pm - 6:50 pmDiscussion
6:50 pm - 7:25 pmWolfgang Wernsdorfer (Louis Néel Lab, Grenoble)
"Quantum Dynamics in Single-Molecule Magnets - Towards molecular spintronics using nanoSQUIDs"
7:25 pm - 7:30 pmDiscussion
8:00 pmDinner
WEDNESDAY
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast
9:00 am - 12:30 pmQUANTUM SYSTEMS COUPLED BY HARMONIC MODES
9:00 am - 9:30 amDiscussion Leader: Jack Harris (Yale)
9:30 am - 10:10 amJean-Michel Raimond (ENS, Paris)
"Quantum games with atoms and cavities"
10:10 am - 10:20 amDiscussion
10:20 amCoffee Break
10:50 am - 11:30 amKonrad Lehnert (JILA / Colorado University)
“Sensing nanomechanical motion with atomic point contact amplifiers and superconducting resonators”
11:30 am - 11:35 amDiscussion
11:35 am - 12:15 pmAtac Imamoglu (ETH, Zurich)
"Solid-state cavity-QED: strong coupling of a quantum dot to a photonic crystal nano-cavity"
12:15 pm - 12:20 pmDiscussion
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmFree Time
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmPoster Session
5:30 pm - 7:30 pmPHOTONS AND ATOMS
5:30 pm - 6:00 pmDiscussion Leader: Hideo Mabuchi (Caltech)
6:00 pm - 6:40 pmEugene Polzik (Niels Bohr Institute)
"Manipulation of quantum information with atomic ensembles"
6:40 pm - 6:45 pmDiscussion
6:45 pm - 7:25 pmPhilippe Grangier (IOTA Orsay)
"Schrödinger's kitten and non-gaussian entangled states: generating free-propagating light beams with negative Wigner functions"
7:25 pm - 7:30 pmDiscussion
8:00 pmDinner
THURSDAY
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast
9:00 am - 12:30 pmARRAYS OF ATOMS HELD BY PHOTONS
9:00 am - 9:30 amDiscussion Leader: Peter Zoller (Innsbruck)
9:30 am - 10:10 amImmanuel Bloch (U. Mainz)
"Quantum Information Processing in Optical Lattices"
10:10 am - 10:20 amDiscussion
10:20 amCoffee Break
10:50 am - 11:30 amDavid De Mille (Yale)
"Trapped polar molecules as qubits"
11:30 am - 11:35 amDiscussion
11:35 am - 12:15 pmDieter Meschede (U. Bonn)
"Atom by atom towards controllable quantum systems"
12:15 pm - 12:20 pmDiscussion
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmFree Time
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmPoster Session
5:30 pm - 7:30 pmATOM CHIPS
5:30 pm - 6:00 pmDiscussion Leader: Jakob Reichel (ENS, Paris)
6:00 pm - 6:40 pmJoerg Schmiedmayer (U. Heidelberg)
"RF Control, Gates and Simulations with Trapped Neutral Atoms"
6:40 pm - 6:45 pmDiscussion
6:45 pm - 7:25 pmMichael Trupke (Imperial College)
“Towards quantum information science on atom chips”
7:25 pm - 7:30 pmDiscussion
7:30 pm - 8:00 pmBusiness Meeting
(Nominations for the next Vice Chair; Fill out Conference Evaluation Forms; Discuss future Site & Scheduling preferences; Election of the next Vice Chair)
8:00 pmDinner
FRIDAY
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast
9:00 amDepart

 
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