Tuesday, February 23, 2010

10th Canadian Summer School on Quantum Information at UBC Vancouver

We would like to inform you of the upcoming 10th Canadian Summer School on
Quantum Information & Research Workshop.

Save the dates: July 17-30, 2010
Location: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
For more information, visit our website: qi10.ca
Contact us: info@qi10.ca

This summer school on quantum information marks the 10th anniversary of the
highly renowned series. This year the emphasis will be on quantum algorithms
and models of quantum computation, with particular attention to mathematical
methods. This summer school also includes a research workshop on quantum
algorithms, computational models, and foundations of quantum mechanics, held
during July 23 - 25. We would appreciate that you help to disseminate the
information of this event to your colleauges, postdocs and students.

Confirmed speakers include:
* Boris Altshuler, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
* Hans J. Briegel, Universität Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
* Daniel E. Browne, University College London, UK
* Andrew Childs, University of Waterloo, Canada
* Steve Flammia,Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, ON, Canada
* Chris Godsil, University of Waterloo, Canada
* Daniel Gottesman, Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, ON, Canada
* Daniel Lidar, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
* Maarten van den Nest, Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching, Germany
* David Poulin,Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada
* Frank Verstraete, Universität Wien, Austria
* Pawel Wocjan, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA

Please feel free to contact us if you have questions regarding the summer
school and research workshop. For more information, visit our website at
qi10.ca, or give us an email at info@qi10.ca.

QI10 Organizing Committee
* Barry Sanders, University of Calgary
* Robert Raussendorf, University of British Columbia
* Petr Lisonek, Simon Fraser University
* Mohammad Amin, D-Wave Systems Inc., Burnaby, BC
* Tzu-Chieh Wei, University of British Columbia
* Pradeep Kiran Sarvepalli, University of British Columbia
* Theresa Liao, University of British Columbia
* Rebecca Cadwalader, Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences