EVENT: Science Flash Mob – Quantum Computing
|October 18, 2012|
|2:30 pm||to||3:00 pm|
Science Flash Mob = Ideas Worth Shouting About
What: Quantum computing is coming soon to a computer near you!
Who and why: Last week’s Nobel prize in physics was for some of the fundamental breakthroughs that helped to launch the field of quantum computing. Gabe Aeppli, one of the world’s leading researchers in the field and director of the London Centre for Nanotechnology, will give ITPers a 30 minute intro to what quantum computing is, why it matters, and when it might start to have a real impact on our world. No equations, promise!
When: 2:30pm-3pm, Thursday
Where: Conference Room, ITP
Organized by our Something in Residence, Francois Grey