Math 410-01/510-01: Introduction to Quantum Computing, Fall 2018


Instructor: Chi-Kwong Li

Course description: Quantum computation and quantum information science is a rapidly growing area. Quantum cryptology is in commercial use, and the construction of practical quantum compter still require a lot of research from different disciplines including mathematics, physics, computer science, chemistry, engineering, material science, etc. In this course, nn introduction of the mathematics background of quantum computing will be given based on
the first 12 chapters of the following required textbook.

Additional references:

Homework


Assessment
                Homework   Mid-term    Final

                  30%        30%        40%

          (Extra credit problems may add up to  another 5%)

     Exams:  Mid-term   Oct. 12    Due noon     Take home           
             Final      Dec. 17    3    hrs  ( 9:00-12:00)

     Grades (for homework, exams, final grade, etc.):

     %: 0 - 60 - 65 - 70 - 75 - 80 - 83 - 87 - 90 - 93 - 100
          F    D    C-   C    C+   B-   B    B+   A-    A
          

Class notes (Under continuous revision)

Homework list