AMS Sectional Meeting AMS Special Session
Current as of Saturday, April 28, 2018 03:30:04
Spring Eastern Sectional Meeting
 Northeastern University, Boston, MA
 April 2122, 2018 (Saturday  Sunday)
 Meeting #1139
Associate secretaries:
Steven H Weintraub, AMS shw2@lehigh.edu
Special Session on Mathematical Perspectives in Quantum Information Theory

Saturday April 21, 2018, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Perspectives in Quantum Information Theory, I
420, Shillman Hall
Organizers:
Aram Harrow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christopher King, Northeastern University c.king@northeastern.edu

8:00 a.m.
A nonlocal game that cannot be played optimally using a finite amount of entanglement.
Zhengfeng Ji, University of Technology Sydney
Debbie Leung*, University of Waterloo
Thomas Vidick, Caltech
(113981218)

8:30 a.m.
Classical Homomorphic Encryption for Quantum Circuits.
Urmila Mahadev*, UC Berkeley
(113968105)

9:00 a.m.
Lowdegree testing for quantum states.
Anand Natarajan*, MIT
Thomas Vidick, California Institute of Technology
(113968301)

9:30 a.m.
Classical Lower Bounds from Quantum Upper Bounds.
Shalev BenDavid*, University of Maryland
Adam Bouland, University of California, Berkeley
Ankit Garg, Microsoft Research
Robin Kothari, Microsoft Research
(113981592)

10:00 a.m.
Symmetric Informationally Complete Measurements Identify the Essential Difference between Classical and Quantum.
John B. DeBrota*, University of Massachusetts Boston
Christopher A. Fuchs, University of Massachusetts Boston
Blake C. Stacey, University of Massachusetts Boston
(113981628)

10:30 a.m.
On the existence of symmetric quantum measurements.
Jon Yard*, University of Waterloo and Perimeter Institute
(113981701)

Saturday April 21, 2018, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Perspectives in Quantum Information Theory, II
420, Shillman Hall
Organizers:
Aram Harrow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christopher King, Northeastern University c.king@northeastern.edu

3:00 p.m.
Quantum states cannot be transmitted efficiently classically.
Ashley Montanaro*, University of Bristol
(113968345)

3:30 p.m.
Simple tricks to squeeze more out of your noisy quantum device.
Kristan Temme*, IBM Research
Sergey Bravyi, IBM Research
Jay M Gambetta, IBM Research
(113981368)

4:00 p.m.
Quantum Algorithms for Connectivity: Applications and Analysis.
Shelby Kimmel*, Middlebury College
Michael Jarret, Perimeter Institute
Stacey Jeffery, Qusoft, CWI
Alvaro Piedrafita, Qusoft, CWI
(113981153)

4:30 p.m.
Approximate unitary $t$designs by short random quantum circuits using nearestneighbor and longrange gates.
Aram W. Harrow, MIT
Saeed Mehraban*, MIT
(113981536)

Sunday April 22, 2018, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Perspectives in Quantum Information Theory, III
420, Shillman Hall
Organizers:
Aram Harrow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christopher King, Northeastern University c.king@northeastern.edu

Sunday April 22, 2018, 2:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Perspectives in Quantum Information Theory, IV
420, Shillman Hall
Organizers:
Aram Harrow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christopher King, Northeastern University c.king@northeastern.edu
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