Speakers & Program



PRACQSYS 2017 Speakers & Program

All lectures will be from invited speakers and will present recent developments at the forefronts of theoretical research, experimentation and motivating applications.  The confirmed list of invited speakers so far includes:

  • Dave Wecker, Microsoft
  • Fabio Sciarrino,Sapienza Università di Roma
  • Ivan Deutsch, University of New Mexico
  • Guofeng Zhang, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Mohan Sarovar, Sandia Labs
  • Jelena Vuckovic, Stanford University
  • Monika Schleier-Smith, Stanford University
  • Tracy Northup, UIBK
  • Madalin Guta, University of Nottingham
  • Liang Jiang, Yale University
  • Francisco Elohim Becerra, University of New Mexico
  • Andrew Doherty, University of Sydney
  • Lorenza Viola, Dartmouth College
  • Etienne Brion,Laboratoire Aimé Cotton
  • Alain Sarlette, Inria
  • Klemens Hammerer, Leibniz University
  • Stefan Filipp, IBM
  • Andreas Wallraff, ETH Zurich
  • Yoshi Yamamoto, ImPACT Program, Japan Science and Technology Agency
  • Jing Zhang, Tsinghua University
  • Sophie Schirmer, Swansea University
  • Robert Schoelkopf, Yale University
  • Raymond G Beausoleil, HP Labs
  • Thomas Schulte-Herbrueggen, Technical University Munich

A poster session will be held in the afternoon of the second day. For contributed posters, please send an abstract (one page long) via email: pracqsys2017@googlegroups.com. The deadline for poster submission is April 30, 2017 has been extended to May 15, 2017.  This year, we will have two special sessions — one on quantum control in industrial research labs and one on integrated quantum photonics for quantum control.