Universität Wien

260247 SE Seminar on a Scientific Topic - Quantum information, entanglement and geometry (2016S)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: German



10.3.2016 Vorbesprechung/Themenvergabe
21.4.2016 1. Block
28.4.2016 2. Block
12.5.2016 3. Block
2.6.2016 4. Block
jeweils 13.00-16.00
Ort: Victor-Franz-Hess-Hörsaal, Währinger Straße 17, Hoftrakt, 1. Stk., 1090 Wien


Aims, contents and method of the course

Focus: Theory of quantum structure and geometry of space, time and matter; experimental physics; atomic and subatomic physics; quantum information: quantum cryptography, quantum teleportation, quantum computer; quantum effects: quantum Zeno effect, interaction-free measurement, no-cloning theorem and non-perfect cloning; nonlocality: entangled states - mathematical characterization, complementarity and Bell inequalities and decoherence in particle physics, multi-partite entanglement; physics and geometry: Dirac monopole, Aharanov-Bohm effect, Berry phase, quantum information and geometry.

Assessment and permitted materials

Talk on a chosen subject (article), writing a paper on that subject

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Study of the modern developments in quantum information.

Examination topics

Mathematical methods of theoretical and experimental physics.

Reading list

Wird im Seminar angegeben.

Association in the course directory

MaG 27, LA-Ph212(2)

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:41