How Realistic is "Google's Plan for Quantum Computer Supremacy''? Event as iCalendar

(Science Event Tags, Seminars, Computer Science)

09 August 2017

12pm

Venue: 303s.561 (Light refreshments will be included)

Speaker: Cristian S Calude

Abstract:

In this talk Cristian S Calude will present a brief introduction to quantum computing and an idiosyncratic picture of the race for building quantum computers; a race in which the biggest and most powerful IT companies - Google, IBM andMicrosoft - are engaged. Google’s plan is the most ambitious, but how realistic is it?