SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentGraduate Institute of Applied Physics, First Year Graduate Institute of Applied Physics, Second Year
Course NameIntroduction to Quantum Computation
InstructorHSU HSIU-CHUAN
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次



 



Week



課程主題



 



Topic



課程內容與指定閱讀



 



Content and Reading Assignment



教學活動與作業



 



Teaching Activities and Homework



學習投入時間 Student workload expectation



課堂講授 In-class Hours



課程前後



Outside- of-class Hours



1



Course introduction,



Introduction to quantum mechanics



Introduction of  course and tools: python, jupyter notebook, qiskit.



Double spit experiment, electron spin



 



3



1



2



 Introduction to quantum mechanics



Linear algebra: eigenvalues, Hermitian operators, tensor products, Pauli matrices



HW1- linear algebra



3



3



3



Quantum circuits



Single qubit, Spin rotation, Bloch sphere, Measurement, Circuit model, qiskit Terra



Demo: build circuit, superposition



3



1



4



Quantum circuits



Multiple gate operations, entanglement, EPR, Bell basis, universal gates



Demo: entanglement



3



1



5



Quantum circuits



Random number generator, Superdense coding



HW2- random number generator



Demo: superdense coding



3



1



6



Quantum circuits



Function evaluation, quantum adder



Demo: quantum adder



3



3



7



Quantum algorithm



Phase, kickback, Deutsch algorithm, Deutsch-Jozsa algorithm



HW3- circuit implementation



Demo: phase kickback, Deutsch algorithm



3



1



8



Quantum algorithm



Noise model, error mitigation, qiskit Ignis



 



3



3



9



Midterm week



 



HW4:  error mitigation



 



5



10



Quantum algorithm I



Quantum Fourier transform, phase estimation



 



3



1



11



Quantum algorithm I



Period finding, Shor’s factorization



 



3



1



12



Quantum algorithm I



Quantum search algorithm



 



3



3



13



Quantum algorithm II



Simulation – VQE, Ising model, quantum chemistry



Demo: VQE



HW5: VQE hands on



3



 



14



Quantum algorithm II



Simulation and optimization



 



3



3



15



Modern topics



selected paper



 



3



1



16



Final presentation



 



 



 



1



17



New Year Break



 



 



 



5



18



Term paper



 



 



 



3



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant
Requirement/Grading

Homework 60%



Final presentation 15%



Final Paper 25%


Textbook & Reference

Textbook:



[1] Principles of quantum computation vol. I: basic concepts, G. Benenti, G. Casati and G. Strini , World Scientific, 2004.



Reference:



[1] Principles of Quantum Computation and Information: A Comprehensive Textbook, G. Benenti, G. Casati, D. Rossini, G. Strini, World Scientific, 2019.



[2] Quantum computation and quantum information 10th ed., M. A. Nielson and I. L. Chuang, Cambridge University Press, 2010.



[3] Practical Quantum computing for developers, V. Silva, Apress, 2018.



[4] https://github.com/Qiskit/qiskit-tutorials


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