NHR PerfLab Seminar: Quantum Computing Today and Tomorrow (December 20, hybrid event)

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We are happy to announce the next NHR PerfLab Seminar, which will take place as a hybrid event. There will be coffee and cake for all in-person attendees.

Speaker: Michael Hartmann, Professor of Theoretical Physics at FAU

TitleQuantum Computing Today and Tomorrow

Date and time: Tuesday, December 20, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CET (note the change from the standard slot)

Prof. Dr. Michael J. Hartmann


Quantum Computing has made significant progress in the last few years. In this talk I will discuss where the field is, which applications are possible at this stage, and what important next steps could be.

Speaker bio:

Prof. Dr. Michael J. Hartmann studied physics at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich and received his PhD from the University of Stuttgart in 2005. After working three years as a Feodor-Lynen Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation at Imperial College London he was awarded an Emmy Noether fellowship of the German Research Foundation to build up his own research group at Technical University Munich in 2008. He worked at Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh as an associate professor from 2013-2019 before becoming full professor at FAU Erlangen.

For a list of past and upcoming NHR PerfLab seminar events, see: https://hpc.fau.de/research/nhr-perflab-seminar-series/