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Emerging Technologies 2018 Session Listing

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We plan to have a firm program available no later than February 5, 2018.

Session C4: Quantum Computing and Photonics

Start Time: 09:00, Friday, May 11
Room: TBD
Chaired by Lukas Chrostowski, University of British Columbia (

  • Michael Adachi, Simon Fraser University (

    Colloidal quantum dot solids

  • Marek Korkusinski, National Research Council (

    Advances in the coherent control of holes in gated lateral quantum dots

  • Stephanie Simmons, Simon Fraser University (

    A photonic link for donor spin qubits in silicon

  • Paul Barclay, University of Calgary (

    Diamond optomechanical devices for quantum nanophotonics



  • Benoit Bertrand, CEA (

    Using Si CMOS technology as a platform for quantum computing

  • Jonathan Baugh, University of Waterloo (

    A network architecture for silicon quantum computing

  • Philipp Niemann, DFKI (

    Compact representations for the design of quantum logic

  • Edoardo Charbon, EPFL, Technische Universität Delft (

    Cryo-CMOS circuits and systems for quantum computing and quantum technologies

  • Mark Johnson, D-Wave Systems (

    Quantum annealing: a practical approach to quantum computing

  • Ellen Schelew, Lumerical Inc. (

    Design, simulation and optimization of photonic components for quantum applications

  • Jeff Young, University of British Columbia (

    Cavity-quantum-electrodynamic-based quantum information processing elements in silicon photonic circuits

  • Mark Eriksson, University of Wisconsin-Madison (


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