UCL Quantum Science and Technology Institute


QuTe2015 Workshop

31 March 2015, 8:00 am–4:00 pm

QuTe2015 Workshop

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The QuTe2015 workshop has been organised by PhD students and Post Doctoral researchers of the Low Dimensional Structures and Devices group of the University of Sheffield with the intention of raising awareness of quantum technologies research, a growing research field, within the University of Sheffield, the White Rose Consortium and U.K.  Registration is free, but required for attendance due to limited spaces.

QuTe Webpage: https://ldsd.group.shef.ac.uk/qute-2015-workshop/

Invited Speakers:

• Christopher Gerry (Lehman College, New York)

“Photon-Number Parity-Based Quantum Optical Interferometry”

• Pieter Kok (University of Sheffield. UK)

“Quantum Imaging and Metrology”

• Roger Colbeck (University of York, UK)

“Device-independence: what it can provide and open challenges”

• Vincent Boyer (University of Birmingham, UK)

“Smoothing out the quantum roughness of light for improved imaging”

• Zlatko Papic (Perimeter Institute, Canada)

“Topological phases in graphene”

• Naomi Nickerson (Oxford-Imperial, UK)

“Scalable network quantum technologies with lossy and noisy photonic links”

• Henning Schomerus (Lancaster University, UK)

“Amplification and absorption in topological photonic systems”

• Ahsan Nizar (University of Manchester, UK)

“Probing light-matter entangled states through environmental transitions”


The University of Sheffield

Faculty of Science “Think Ahead”

White Rose University Consortium