MATH 4782, PHYS 4782
Instructor: Jean Bellissard 


Professor of Mathematics and Physics
School of Math, Skiles 132, Phone: (404) 3852179 (Math), Fax: (404) 8944409 email: jeanbel@math.gatech.edu 

Topic  Text Sections  Estimated Date 

What is a qbit ? 1qbit gates, 1qbit states  QCQI Sections 1.2 & 2  Aug. 1820 
Nqbits,entanglement, Bell's inequalities  QCQI Sections 1.3 & 2  Aug. 2527 
QMechanics & Quantum Circuits,  QCQI Sections 2.2 & 4  Sept. 13 
Quantum Fourier transform  QCQI Section 5.1  Sept. 810 
Phase estimate, order finding Schor's algorithm  QCQI Section 5.2 & 5.3  Sept. 1517 
Shor's & Quantum Search algorithm  QCQI Section 5.3, 6.1 & 6.2  Sept. 2224 
Experiments (invited guest)  Sept. 29Oct. 1  
Measurement I, II,  QCQI Section 8 
Oct. 68 & 15
(Fall Recess Oct 13) 
Measurement III, IV  QCQI Section 8  Oct. 2022 & 2729 
Trace distance, Fidelity  QCQI Section 9  Nov. 35 
Quantum Error correction I, II, III, IV  QCQI Section 10 
Nov. 10 till Dec. 5
(Thanksgiving Nov. 26) 