Brain-storming Workshop on

Quantum Computation, Information,
Communications and Cryptography

22-23 July 2017

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012

Venue: Physical Sciences Auditorium

July 22
09:00-09:15  Registration
09:15-09:50  Inaugural session
             Anurag Kumar (Director, IISc)
             K.R. Murali Mohan (Head, ICPS, DST)
             Lov Grover (Murray Hill, video)
09:50-10:40  Jason Petta (Princeton)
             Semiconductor quantum devices and quantum control

10:40-11:10  Refreshments

11:10-11:40  Dipankar Home (JC Bose, Kolkata)
             The interplay between quantum foundations and experiments
11:40-12:10  Urbasi Sinha (RRI)
             Quantum information processing using single and entangled photons
12:10-12:40  T. Srinivas (ECE, IISc)
             Quantum photonics

12:40-14:00  Lunch

14:00-14:50  Gary Steele (Delft)
             Quantum nanomechanics (video)
14:50-15:40  Peter Rohde (Sydney)
             Optical quantum computation

15:40-16:10  Refreshments

16:10-16:40  Guruprasad Kar (ISI, Kolkata)
             Measurement device independent quantum cryptography
16:40-17:30  Saikat Guha (Raytheon BBN)
             Quantum communications and cryptography (video)
17:30-18:00  Anil Prabhakar (IIT Madras)
             Experimenting with building blocks for quantum key distribution

July 23
09:00-09:50  Umesh Vazirani (Berkeley)
             Quantum computation and algorithms
09:50-10:20  Anil Kumar (Physics, IISc)
             Quantum computation using NMR
10:20-10:50  Ashok Ajoy (Berkeley)
             Quantum enhanced sensing

10:50-11:20  Refreshments

11:20-12:10  Michel Devoret (Yale)
             Superconducting quantum devices
12:10-12:40  R. Vijayaraghavan (TIFR)
             Experiments with transmon qubits

12:40-14:00  Lunch

14:00-16:00  Discussion presentations
             Every participant will get a chance to present
             his/her interests and view-point, in about 10 minutes.

16:00-16:30  Refreshments

16:30-17:30  Road map preparation (including fixing of priorities)

Last modified: 16 July 2017