August 25th & 27th: (course outline)Multiple qubits and linear algebra, Bell's inequalities, QCQI Sections 1.3-2.1-2.6

Homework 1 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang
(QCQI), Section 2.1

2)- Treat as many exercises in Section 2.1 as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 2.5, 2.8, 2.9, 2.17, 2.18, 2.20, 2.22, 2.26, 2.27, 2.33, 2.34, 2.35, 2.39

Due date :
Tuesday
September 1st, 1:35PM2)- Treat as many exercises in Section 2.1 as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 2.5, 2.8, 2.9, 2.17, 2.18, 2.20, 2.22, 2.26, 2.27, 2.33, 2.34, 2.35, 2.39

September 1st & 3rd : (course outline)Principles of Quantum Mechanics & Quantum Circuits, QCQI Sections 1.3-2.2-4

September 8th & 10th: (course outline)Invited Guest: experiments,

Homework 2 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang, Section 4.2 & 4.3

2)- Treat as many exercises in Section 4.3 as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 4.2, 4.4, 4.5, 4.7, 4.8, 4.9, 4.13, 4.17, 4.18, 4.21, 4.23, 4.24, 4.25, 4.35

Due date : Tuesday September 22th, 1:35PM

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(Report submission )

September 15th & 17th: (course outline)Quantum Fourier transforms, QCQI Sections 5.1

September 22th & 24th: (course outline)Phase estimate, order finding, QCQI Sections 5.2-5.3

Homework 3 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang, Section 5; in particular read the Boxes # 5.2 & 5.3

2)- Treat as many exercises in Section 5 as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 5.1, 5.4, 5.6, 5.8, 5.10, 5.11, 5.12, 5.13, 5.17

Due date : Tuesday October 13th, 1:35PM

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September 29th & October 1st : (course outline)

October 8th (Fall recess Oct 5-6): (course outline)

October 13th & 15th: (course outline)

Homework 4 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang, Sections 2.2-2.5 & 6.1-6.2 & 8.1- 8.2

2)- Read and learn Boxes # 2.3, 2.4

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 2.57, 2.58, 2.61, 2.71, 2.73, 6.2, 6.3, 6.7, 8.4, 8.6

Due date : Tuesday November 3rd, 1:35PM

October 20th & 22th: (course outline)

October 27th & 29th: (course outline)

Homework 5 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang, Section 8

2)- Read and learn Boxes # 8.1, 8.2, 8.4, and treat as many exercises as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 8.5, 8.7, 8.9, 8.10, 8.15, 8.18,.19, 8.24 (difficult), 8.28, Pb 8.2

Due date : Thursday November 19th, 1:35PM

(Progress report )

November 3rd & 5th: (course outline)

November 10th & 12th: (course outline)

Homework 6 : (weekly announcement)

1)- Read carefully Nielsen-Chang, Sections 9-10.1-10.3

2)- Treat as many exercises as possible

3)- Turn in exercises (to be graded) # 9.3, 9.5, 9.8, 9.10, 9.15, 9.17, 9.18, 9.22, 10.3, 10.4, Pb 9.1

Due date : Thursday December 1st, 1:35PM

November 17th & 19th: (course outline)

November 24th: (Thanksgiving on 26th) (course outline)

December 1st & 3rd: (course outline)

(weekly announcement)

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Final exams: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007,

(Final report )

(main page) Friday December 11, 11:30am-2:20pm, Skiles 243

Review : All Sections treated in class during the Fall semester 2009,

Quantum Computation and Quantum Information

(by Michael A. Nielsen, Isaac L. Chuang . Cambridge Univ Press, (2000) )

The Final exams will be made of short questions for 2/3 of the time,

A 55-minutes problem will be proposed, with self contained questions,

The final exam represents 40% of the final grade.