Today we acknowledge a very special occasion: Professor Francesco Petruccione, NITheCS’ interim Director celebrates his 60th birthday. In the past 60 years Francesco has proved to be a man of many talents. Born in Italy, he spent his formative years as a researcher in Freiburg, Germany. Following his habilitation in 1994 he took up a
Quantum Techniques in Machine Learning (QTML) is an annual international conference focusing on the interdisciplinary field of quantum technology and machine learning. The goal of the conference is to gather leading academic researchers and industry players to interact through a series of scientific talks focused on the interplay between machine learning and quantum physics. QTML was
Dr Yaseera Ismail, a senior lecturer in the School of Chemistry and Physics (SCP) and a member of the Centre for Quantum Technology, has been selected for the second cohort of the Department of Higher Education and Training’s (DHET) Future Professors Programme (FPP), an initiative aimed at accelerating the development of senior researchers at
Durban – While most of us have only heard about quantum physics by watching the Big Bang Theory, a week doing nuclear physics in matric led to a fascination for quantum physics – and whether it plays a role in the workings of the brain – for UKZN PhD student Betony Adams. The research
NITheP Mini-School on Quantum Computing Dr Daniel Park (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) Introduction to the theory of quantum computing: Week 1: Tuesday, 7 July 2020- Introduction & Background Week 2:Tuesday, 14 July 2020- Quantum Circuit Week 3: Tuesday, 21 July 2020- Quantum Algorithms Week 4: Tuesday, 28 July 2020- Quantum Error Correction
Photos from data@breakfast 28 February 2020 can be seen here.
Some surrounding photos including few panoramas from the NITheP&CHPC Summer School 1-9 February 2020 can be seen here.
Photos from Day 7 of the NITheP&CHPC Summer School 1-9February 2020 can be seen here.
Foundations of Theoretical and Computational Science 2 NITheP Summer School and 10th CHPC Introductory Programming School Group Photos
Photos from Day 6 of the NITheP&CHPC Summer School 1-9February 2020 can be seen here.