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Workshop on "Quantum Information and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics"
July 2 - 5, 2013
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
The goal of this workshop is to present and discuss recent developments in the overlap area between quantum information and foundations of quantum mechanics. The workshop is centered around, but not limited to, the following topics:
Quantum logic beyond Birkhoff and von Neumann
Contextuality and non-locality of quantum mechanics
Measurement-based quantum computation
Quantum mechanics and category theory
QM foundations and cryptography
Samson Abramsky, University of Oxford, UK,
Stephen Bartlett, Unviersity of Sydney, Australia,
Roger Colbeck, ETH Zurich, Switzerland,
Joseph Emerson, University of Waterloo, Canada,
Chris Heunen, University of Oxford, UK,
Pawel Horodecki, University of Gdansk, Poland,
Terry Rudolph, Imperial College London, UK,
Simone Severini, University College London, UK
Robert Spekkens, Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Canada,
Mordecai Waegell, Worcester Polytechnic, USA.
Program committee: Dan Browne, University College London, Robert Raussendorf, UBC Physics and Astronomy
This event is preceeded by the Max-Planck workshop "From Quantum Matter to Quantum Information" (June 24 - 27), organized jointly by the Quantum Materials Institute of UBC and the Max-Planck Institute for Solid State Science Stuttgart, Germany.
July 1st is Canada day. Why don't you arrive a day early?