## Admission Requirements

Quantum Theory, Bachelor of Physics.

## Description

Introduction to quantum information processing from a physics perspective; topics include: quantum bits, quantum gates, density matrices, entanglement, teleportation, Bell inequalities, quantum circuits, quantum algorithms, quantum error correction

## Course objectives

At the end of the course the student should be able to understand and discuss the essential aspects of a modern research publication in the field of quantum computation.

## Timetable

## Mode of instruction

Instruction classes, where students will be asked to present their solutions to problems handed out in advance.

## Assessment method

During the course: active participation in the instruction classes; at the end of the course, each student will give an oral presentation (with written handout) on a topic of their choice, and submit a summary of 3 publications chosen from a list

## Blackboard

Blackboard is used to distribute Course information

To have access to Blackboard you need a ULCN-account.Blackboard UL

## Reading list

Online lecture notes by John Preskill, David Mermin, and Zdzislaw Meglicki.

## Contact information:

Lecturers

Prof.dr.Carlo Beenakker