Speaker:  Tony Hey
Affilation:  University of Southhampton, UK
Date: 11/9/00
Time and Location: 4:15pm, B17 Upson Hall
Title:  Feynman, Einstein and Quantum Computers


After a review of the origins of quantum computing, the origin of the remarkable power of quantum algorithms will be discussed. The current state of the art in attempts to build quantum computers will be reviewed, together with a discussion of work at Southampton to build solid state qubit devices