Ronald de Wolf (Amsterdam): The Potential Impact of Quantum Computers on Society

Donnerstag, 20. September 2018 18:30

Venue: Lise-Meitner-Lecture Hall, Strudlhofgasse 4, 1st floor

This talk considers the potential impact that the nascent technology of quantum computing may have on society. It focuses on three areas: cryptography, optimization, and simulation of quantum systems. We will also discuss some ethical aspects of these developments, and ways to mitigate the risks.

The meet and greet will take place at 18:00.

The public talk will start at 18:30.

The public talk is hosted by the International Conference for Young Quantum Information Scientists (YQIS) and Summer School of the Vienna Doctoral Program on Complex Quantum Systems (CoQuS) 2018.

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Lise Meitner Lecture Hall, Strudlhofgasse 4, 1st floor