What is the Quantum Information Science Seminar Series?

Learn from experts
Learn from & interact directly with world-leading experts in quantum, from across the globe.
About the hosts
Dr. Zlatko K. Minev, research staff member at IBM Quantum and recipient of MIT Tech Review’s 35 under 35 Global Innovator award, is our lead host. He is joined by Dr. Olivia Lanes, an experimental researcher and education developer at IBM, working to bridge the gap between the hardware and software communities.
The latest in quantum computing
This series will discuss all the most current research and new developements across the field of quantum computing.
Real time questions & discussion
Discuss in real time with other researchers, students, and folks in quantum, while having the ability to ask questions of the speaker in real time via the comment chat box on YouTube.

Upcoming Quantum Seminar Schedule

SpeakerInstitutionName of talkDate of talkLink to talkAndrew ChildsSeminar Series: Quantum Divide and ConquerJune 2, 2023Join eventVolodymyr SivakGoogle Quantum AISeminar Series: Quantum Error Correction Beyond Break-Even June 9, 2023Join eventDavid Gosset University of WaterlooSeminar Series: How to Simulate Quantum Measurement Without Computing Marginals with David GossetJune 16, 2023Join eventCheng-Ju Lin University of Maryland Seminar Series: Overcome the Post-Selection Barrier in the Measurement Induced Phase Transitions by Quantum-Classical Cross AveragingJune 23, 2023Join eventVictor V. Albert University of MarylandSeminar Series: Phases of Quantum Matter from a Computer-Science Perspective with Victor V. Albert June 30, 2023Join event

Past Quantum Seminars

SpeakerInstitutionName of talkDate of talkLink to talkSean Carroll Johns HopkinsSeminar Series: From Quantum Mechanics to SpacetimeMay 19, 2023Join eventElham Kashefi The University of EdinburghSeminar Series: Verifying BQP Computations on Noisy Devices with Minimal Overhead with Elham Kashefi May 12, 2023Join eventAlexander McDonaldUniversité de SherbrookeSeminar Series: Techniques for finding exact solutions of interacting dissipative quantum systemsApril 28, 2023Join eventShilin Huang Duke UniversitySeminar Series: Homomorphic Logical Measurements with Shilin Huang April 21, 2023Join eventAustin MinnichCalifornia Institute of TechnologySeminar Series:Experimental Realization of a Measurement-Induced Entanglement Phase Transition on a Superconducting Quantum Processor with Mid-Circuit ReadoutApril 14, 2023Join eventIsaac KimUC DavisSeminar Series: Near-Term Interactive Quantum Computation with Isaac KimApril 7, 2023Join eventExplore Full Seminar Archive

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