PHYS 398 QIC - Quantum Information and Quantum Computing

Semesters Offered

Soph/Junr Special Topics PhysPHYS398QIC73355ONL31000 - 1120 M W    Douglas H Beck

Official Description

Topical offerings of technical interest, skills, and knowledge in physics, and its practice, intended to augment the existing curriculum at the intermediate level. Course Information: Approved for Letter and S/U grading. May be repeated in separate terms up to 12 hours if topics vary. Prerequisite: See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. For students with sophomore or junior standing.


3 hours

Section Description

Quantum Information and Quantum Computing: This course will introduce the field of quantum information and computing to junior-level students of computer science, electrical and computer engineering, physics, etc. It will include discussion of the quantum two-level system, qubits, entanglement, quantum circuits and simple algorithms and quantum measurement. The quantum computing and algorithms discussion will include programming on cloud-based quantum computers. DISTRIBUTED ATTENDANCE: This section will?have distributed attendance.? You will receive an email from your?instructor with specific attendance instructions. Pre-requisite: PHYS 214