University of Pittsburgh

Lunchtime Learning 4

Does It (Quantum) Compute?
12:30 p.m., Friday, 9 October
Room 532

Moderator

Jeremy Levy, PhD

Panelists

Michael Hatridge, PhD; Daniel S. Lambrecht, PhD; Peyman Givi, PhD

Join faculty members from the Pittsburgh Quantum Institute (PQI) to learn about and discuss the new field of quantum computing. The panel includes physics, chemistry, and engineering experts and will be moderated by the PQI director. What are quantum computers, and how are they different from ordinary computers?  Which disciplines can quantum computers affect, and why don’t we have them already? Find out during this lunchtime session.