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News and events

Current events MQCQE

MQCQE Seminars:

Seminar schedule 2019

Date Name Institution Seminar Topic
25 June at NoonPedro Contino Da Silva CostaMQQuantum Cellular Automata and Quantum Walks to Classical and Quantum Simulation and Computation
26 JuneBen Brown University of SydneyA fault-tolerant non-Clifford gate for the surface code in two dimensions
6 JuneNathan McMahon University of Queensland  Holographic Quantum Error Correction Codes
2 May Wei Wei Zhang University of Sydney Realizing Quantum Exotic Properties with Dynamics
16 April Qi YuUNSWOn Hybrid Quantum Filtering and Capability of Quantum Sensors
8 AprilYuan Su University of Maryland Polaritonic superfluidity: a nonequilibrium version of Landau's two-fluids superfluid
28 MarchChris Jackson University of New Mexico How to Implement a generalized-coherent-state POVM

MQCQE journal club:

Time: TBA

Location: 9WW102 (Located in E6B)

Chair: Cyril Laplane AND Yuval Sanders

Purpose: To improve collaboration between members of MQCQE by providing a forum in which to share and discuss meaningful research in quantum science and technology.


  • Takes the form of a shared lunch break once per fortnight.
  • Opportunity for MQCQE members to share news and discuss current research.
  • Each lunch is run by a chairperson, who is responsible for moderating discussion.
  • Each MQCQE member is encouraged to present an item for discussion.

Acceptable Discussion Items:

Any respectable scholarly output on the subject of quantum science and technology. Examples of possible discussion items:

  • Peer-reviewed journal publications.
  • Accepted Master’s or PhD theses.
  • ArXiv preprints.
  • Talks and lectures (should be transcribed).
  • Research blog posts.
  • Corrections or retractions (look at for inspiration).
  • Books or book reviews.

You are encouraged to present your own work!

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