Recent courses


Master's course on Quantum Information

Classes in 2021 (2nd trimester of the 2020/2021 school year)

G. Tóth, some lectures of the Quantum Information class of the Master in Quantum Science and Technology, UPV/EHU, Leioa, in 2021:

Quantum metrology, 18 February, 2021. [pdf]

No-cloning theorem and related issues, 11, 16 February, 2021. (Summary of the presentation given at the blackboard) [pdf]

Entanglement measures (How much is it entangled?), 9 February, 2021. (Summary of the presentation given at the blackboard) [pdf]

Entanglement theory (entangled/not entangled), 2, 4, 9 February, 2021. (Summary of the presentation given at the blackboard) [pdf]

Bell inequalities, 28 January and 2 February, 2021. [pdf]

Interesting quantum states, 26 and 28 January 2021. (Summary of the presentation given at the blackboard) [pdf]

General characteristics of multi-partite quantum systems, 19, 21, 26 January 2021.

Introduction, 19 January 2021.


Classes in 2020 (2nd trimester of the 2019/2020 school year)

G. Tóth, some lectures of the Quantum Information class of the Master in Quantum Science and Technology, UPV/EHU, Leioa, in 2020:

Loophole free Bell inequality test, Supplementary material, 20 March, 2020. [pdf] See also the related paper at [pdf] and video at [youtube].

Quantum information processing with photons, 20 March, 2020. [pdf] See also the related paper at [pdf].

Quantum metrology, 16 March, 2020. [pdf]

No-cloning theorem and related issues, 13 March, 2020. [pdf]

Introduction to quantum information and computation, 13 January, 2020. [pdf]


Literature

I. Bengtsson and K. Zyczkowski, Geometry of Quantum States, An Introduction to Quantum Entanglement, Cambridge University Press, 2009. [link]

R. Horodecki, P. Horodecki, M. Horodecki, and K. Horodecki, Quantum entanglement, Rev. Mod. Phys. 81, 865 (2009). [link]

O. Gühne and G. Tóth, Entanglement detection, Phys. Rep. 474, 1 (2009); arxiv:0811.2803. [pdf]

G. Tóth and I. Apellaniz, Quantum metrology from a quantum information science perspective, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 47, 424006 (2014), special issue "50 years of Bell's theorem"; arxiv:1405.4878. [pdf]


Transparencies of presentations with a similar topic

G. Tóth, Quantum metrology, Colloquium at the University of Siegen, Siegen, Germany, 7 November 2019. [pdf]

[invited] G. Tóth, Tutorial: Quantum metrology from a quantum information science perspective, Conference of the German Physical Society, Rostock, Germany, 10 March 2019. [pdf]

G. Tóth, Entanglement witnesses, Entanglement Day, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, 4-5 September 2014, Budapest. [pdf]

G. Tóth, Quantum metrology from a quantum information science perspective, Entanglement Day, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, 4-5 September, 2014, Budapest. [pdf]

G. Tóth, Introduction to quantum information science and quantum computation, Temas de Física (J. M. M. Senovilla), University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, Leioa, 23, 26 February, and 2, 5 March, 2015. [pdf]

G. Tóth, Introduction to quantum information science and quantum computation (lecture in Spanish, slides in English), Temas de Física (J. M. M. Senovilla), University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, 5-6 May, 2014. [pdf]

G. Tóth, Quantum entanglement and its detection with few measurements, (2x45 minutes lecture), Grupo de Informacion y Computacion Cuanticas, Departamento de Fisica Teorica I, Facultad de Ciencias Fisicas, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain, 3 December, 2009. [pdf]


List of courses

2014/2015, 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2017/2018, 2018/2019, 2019/2020, 2020/2021, 2nd trimester, Quantum Information Science, 20 hours. Graduate course in the Master’s program in Quantum Science and Technology at UPV/EHU.

Introduction to quantum information science and quantum computation, Temas de Física (J. M. M. Senovilla), University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, Leioa, 23, 26 February, and 2, 5 March, 2015.

Itroduction to quantum information science and quantum computation (2×50 minute lectures in Spanish) within the class Temas de Física (J. M. M. Senovilla), University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, 5-6 May, 2014.

2012-2013/2nd trimester. Quantum Information Science, 12 hours. Graduate course in the Master's program in Quantum Science and Technology at UPV/EHU.

2011-2012/2nd trimester. Quantum Information Science, 10 hours. Graduate course in the Master's program in Quantum Science and Technology at UPV/EHU.