Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

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Quantum Simulations

2011, Feb 28 -- Mar 05

E. Solano (U. País Vasco - Ikerbasque Foundation, Bilbao)
J. García-Ripoll (Instituto de Física - CSIC, Madrid)
C. Roos (IQOQI, Innsbruck)

Monday, February 28

    Tuesday, March 01
    • Chairman: Göran Wendin (9:00-11:00)
      Chairman: Kenneth Brown (11:30-12:50)
      Chairman: Rainer Blatt (16:00-17:00)
      Chairman: Andrew White (17:30-19:40)
    • 09:00h
    • Quantum Simulations with Trapped Ions
       R. Blatt
    • 09:30h
    • New ion (+atom) trap concepts for quantum simulations
       T. Schätz
    • 10:00h
    • Quantum simulation with trapped atomic ion spins
       E. Edwards
    • 10:30h
    • Designing Spin-Spin Interactions in cold Ion Crystals
       F. Schmidt-Kaler
    • 11:30h
    • Measuring magnetic gradient induced coupling (MAGIC) between ion "spins"
       C. Wunderlich
    • 11:50h
    • Quantum simulation with phonons in ion traps
       D. Porras
    • 15:00h
    • 16:00h
    • Quantum simulations of quantum field theories in trapped ions
       L. Lamata
    • 16:20h
    • Quantum simulation of the Majorana equation and unphysical operations in trapped ions
       J. Casanova
    • 16:40h
    • Robust preparation and manipulation of protected qubits using time–varying Hamiltonians
       T. Coudreau
    • 17:30h
    • Quantum Simulations with Integrated Quantum Photonics
       J. O'Brien
    • 18:00h
    • Modelling relativistic quantum mechanics in optical waveguiding structures
       A. Szameit
    • 18:30h
    • Photonic Quantum Simulation of Valence-Bond States
       P. Walther
    • 19:00h
    • Strongly Correlated Photons in Nonlinear Resonators and Waveguides
       M. Hartmann
    • 19:20h
    • Photonic quantum simulators: mimicking condensed matter physics using photons
       D. Angelakis
    • 19:40h
    • End of the talks

      Wednesday, March 02
      • Chairman: David Guery-Odelin (09:00-11:00)
        Chairman: Jean-Michel Raimond (11:30-12:30)
        Chairman: Stephan Kuhr (16:00-17:00)
        Chairman: Ben Lanyon (17:30-19:30)
      • 09:00h
      • Single-site-resolved detection and manipulation of atoms in an optical lattice
         S. Kuhr
      • 09:30h
      • Spin-orbit coupled Bose-Einstein condensates
         Yu-Ju Lin
      • 10:00h
      • Remote Entanglement between a Single Atom and a Bose-Einstein Condensate
         M. Lettner
      • 10:20h
      • Quantum Simulation with Ultracold Atoms on Atom Chips
         R. Schmied
      • 10:40h
      • Simulating a Majorana chain with ultra-cold Fermions
         E. Rico
      • 11:30h
      • Simulating the Dicke quantum phase transition with ultracold atoms inside an optical cavity
         F. Brennecke
      • 12:00h
      • Open-System Quantum Simulation with Rydberg Atoms and Ions
         M. Müller / J Barreiro
      • 15:00h
      • POSTERS
      • 16:00h
      • Simulation of a Kerr Hamiltonian by reservoir engineering in Cavity QED
         J. M. Raimond
      • 16:20h
      • Simulating a chemical reaction with a condensate or single atoms
         J. G. Muga
      • 16:40h
      • Observation of the geometric phase with nonunitary evolution in a NMR quantum simulator
         P. Hauke
      • 17:30h
      • Quantum computation for the simulation of chemical systems
         A. Aspuru-Guzik
      • 18:00h
      • Quantum Lattice Gases and Quantum Simulation
         P. Love
      • 18:30h
      • Simulating quantum systems in biology, chemistry and physics
         A. White
      • 19:00h
      • Quantum Simulations of Fundamental Phenomena
         R. Schützhold
      • 19:30h
      • End of the talks

        Thursday, March 03
        • Chairman: Frank Wilhelm (09:00-11:00)
          Chairman: Alexandre Blais (11:30-12:30)
          Chairman: Michael Hartmann (17:30-19:30)
        • 09:00h
        • Toward classical-quantum hybrid information processing
           G. Wendin
        • 09:30h
        • Dispersive multi-mode mediated qubit coupling in circuit QED
           S. Filipp
        • 10:00h
        • Circuit QED with Nonlinear Resonators
           A. Blais
        • 10:30h
        • Quantum simulations with photons in circuit quantum electrodynamics
           A. Houck
        • 11:30h
        • Investigating relativistic quantum field theory in superconducting circuits
           G. Johansson
        • 11:50h
        • Parametric Resonators for Quantum Information Applications
           C. Wilson
        • 12:10h
        • Continuous variable quantum simulation
           V. Kendon
        • 17:30h
        • Spin qubits and quantum magnetism in semiconductor quantum dots
        • 18:00h
        • Quantum simulation using exciton-polaritons
           T. Byrnes
        • 18:30h
        • Quantum Simulation of Molecular Collisions with Prethreshold Superconducting Qubits
           E. J. Pritchett
        • 18:50h
        • Circuit Photonic Crystals
           D. Zueco
        • 19:10h
        • Quantum simulation of Deep and Ultrastrong Coupling Regimes of the Jaynes-Cummings Model
           I. Lizuain
        • 19:30h
        • End of the talks

          Friday, March 04
          • Chairman: Alan Aspuru-Guzik (09:00-11:00)
            Chairman: Enrique Rico Ortega (11:30-12:40)
            Chairman: Daniel Braun (16:00-17:00)
            Chairman: Ralf Schützhold (17:30-19:10)
          • 09:00h
          • Simulating Time-Dependent Quantum Dynamics On A Quantum Computer
             B. C. Sanders
          • 09:30h
          • Limits of Quantum Simulation
             K. Brown
          • 10:00h
          • Simulations of real time evolution of quantum-many body systems with Matrix Product States
             M. C. Bañuls
          • 10:30h
          • Sharpening Occam's Razor with Quantum Mechanics
             M. Gu
          • 11:30h
          • Superfluid and supersolid phases in 1D Matrix Product States with periodic boundary conditions
             D. Rossini
          • 12:00h
          • Classical Simulations of Many-Body Systems with Infinite Projected Entangled Pair States
             R. Orus
          • 12:20h
          • Generation of Topological order on 2D cluster state
             W. Son
          • 16:00h
          • Synthetic Gauge Fields and Topological Insulators With Neutral Atoms
             N. Goldman
          • 16:30h
          • Cold atom simulation of interacting relativistic quantum field theories
             J. K. Pachos
          • 17:30h
          • Versatile cold-atom simulator of non-Abelian gauge potentials
             D. Braun
          • 17:50h
          • Two-dimensional imaging of gauge fields in optical lattices
             J. Cho
          • 18:10h
          • Wilson fermions and three-dimensional topological insulators in optical lattices
             A. Bermudez
          • 18:30h
          • Dirac Equation For Cold Atoms In Artificial Curved Spacetimes
             A. Celi
          • 18:50h
          • Abelian and non-abelian fields in an optical lattice
             E. Alba
          • 19:10h
          • Round Table and Conclusions: "Present and Future of Quantum Simulations"
          • 19:40h
          • End of the round table

            Saturday, March 05

              This session has received financial support from the following institutions:

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              • Gobierno de Aragón
              • Ministerio de educación y ciencia
              • DPH
              • Universidad de Zaragoza
              • Ayuntamiento de Benasque


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