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A Computer Scientific Introduction to Quantum Computing

Rasit Topaloglu, Senior Engineer/Program Manager at IBM Research

Event Details

Friday, February 19, 2021
12-1:15 p.m.
This talk is a tutorial about quantum computing. The talk will discuss the basics of quantum computing to the audience and walk them through the basics including what qubits are, what types of qubits there are, how they can be operated on, what are important about qubit characteristics, what the quantum circuits and architectures look like, and what the future of quantum circuits looks like. Those with no quantum background should be able to follow.