December 9-13 2013, Room 1-315, FIT Building,
Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences, Tsinghua University.
Monday, December 9.
9:30-11:30 Registration of invited speakers at the third floor of FIT Building, lobby space in front of room 1-315.
14:00-14:10 Opening welcome by Prof. Andrew C.-C. Yao, Dean of IIIS, Tsinghua University
14:10-15:10 Emilio Bagan (Universitat Autonòma Barcelona),
Probabilistic quantum metrology.
15:30-16:30 Giulio Chiribella (IIIS, Tsinghua University),
Quantum replication at the Heisenberg limit.
16:30-17:30 Ho Tsang Ng (IIIS, Tsinghua University),
Quantum-limited measurement of magnetic-field gradient using entangled atoms.
Tuesday, December 10
9:00-10:00 Marco Genovese (National Institute of Metrological Research, Torino),
Time from quantum entanglement.
10:20-11:20 Heng Fan (Institute of Physics, CAS),
Remote clock synchronization and multiple phase estimation in quantum metrology.
11:20-12:20 Kihwan Kim (IIIS, Tsinghua University),
State-independent experimental tests of quantum contextuality in a three dimensional system.
12:20-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:00 Bob Coecke (University of Oxford),
Picturing quantum processes.
15:20-16:20 Francesco Buscemi (University of Nagoya),
The quantum Blackwell theorem.
16:20-17:30 Open discussions.
9:00-10:00 Ramon Muñoz-Tapia (Universitat Autònoma Barcelona),
Quantum state discrimination with abstention.
10:20-11:20 Shunlong Luo (Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, CAS),
11:20-12:20 Yuan Feng (University Technology Sydney),
Model checking quantum Markov chains.
12:20-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:00 Masahito Hayashi (University of Nagoya),
Fourier analytic approach to quantum estimation of group action.
15:20-16:20 Runyao Duan (University of Technology Sydney),
Zero-error classical capacity and simulation cost of a channel assisted by quantum non-signalling correlations.
16:20-17:30 Open discussion
18:00 Workshop dinner (at Quanjude Restaurant) for invited speakers.
(First Floor, Building A, S.P Tower, Tsinghua Science Park).
Thursday, December 12
9:30-10:30 Mio Murao (University of Tokyo),
Causal order manipulation in adiabatic and measurement-based quantum computation.
10:50-11:50 Ognyan Oreshkov (Université Libre de Bruxelles),
Quantum mechanics as a time-symmetric operational probabilistic theory.
11:50-12:00 Group Photo
12:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:00 Luming Duan (University of Michigan and IIIS, Tsinghua University),
Time crystals and non-equilibrium dynamics with trapped ions.
15:20-16:20 Marco Bellini (National Institute of Optics, Firenze),
Experimental operator sequences and superpositions for noiseless amplification and hybrid entanglement.
16:20-17:20 Carlo Ottaviani (University of York),
Two-way quantum cryptography with continuous variables: unconditional security and performances at different wavelengths.
16:10-17:30 Open discussions.