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Quantum Staging Group Workshop

Challenges in advancing our understanding of atomic-like quantum systems: Theory and experiment

Sunday, May 8
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Hawaiʻi Convention Center, Level 3, Room 304B


8:00 am—Welcome

8:10 am – 9:50 am

Are there unifying perspectives on the role of electrical noise in atomic-like systems in materials?

Discussion Leader: Michael Flatté
Invited Speakers

  • Peter Maurer, University of Chicago
  • Arne Laucht, University of New South Wales


10:00 am – 10:30 am

    Coffee Break


    10:30 am – 12:10 pm

      Are there unifying perspectives on the relevant length scales for quantum systems? How to span from 1 nm to 1 micron-scale?

      Discussion Leader: Sue Coppersmith
      Invited Speakers

      • Mark Friesen, University of Wisconsin
      • Corentin Déprez, QuTech Delft


      12:10 pm – 1:40 pm



        1:40 pm – 3:20 pm

        Decoherence at the interface: How can quantum nanoscience address materials challenges in quantum information technologies?

        Discussion Leader: Andreas Heinrich
        Invited Speakers

        • Chris Anderson, Stanford University
        • Tian Zhong, University of Chicago



        3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

          Coffee Break


          4:00 pm – 5:40 pm

            What are the predictive challenges for atomic-like quantum systems?

            Discussion Leader: Lee Bassett
            Invited Speakers

            • Yuan Ping, University of California, Santa Cruz
            • Adam Gali, Wigner Research Centre for Physics



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