Is Quantum Computing in Your Future?


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Tuesday, January 8, 2019
10:00am to 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2019-01-08 10:00:00 2019-01-08 10:00:00 Creativity Studio at the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library


Event Description

This talk will present an overview of the Quantum Computing world—timeline, basic principles, some existing quantum computing engines (including the ones NC State students, faculty and staff have access to), quantum computing as an accelerator, and challenges. It will also look at some application areas for quantum computing (including machine learning, chemistry and security), and will discuss why basic literacy in quantum computing is desirable in the STEM fields.

Contact Information

Karen Ciccone

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Quantum Computer, IBM

Featured Speaker

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    Alcoa Distinguished Professor and Head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at NC State