SQuInT 2022 Program

Wednesday Welcome

7:00 pm - 9:00 pmGuest Reception (Bayview Room)

Thursday Program

7:30 am - 8:20 amBreakfast, Registration & Conference Check-in
8:20 am - 8:30 amOpening Remarks

SESSION 1: Neutral atoms (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Jonathan King (Atom Computing)
8:30 am - 9:15 amAdam Kaufman (UC Boulder) (invited)
Quantum science with microscopically-controlled arrays of alkaline-earth atoms
9:15 am - 9:45 amYue-Hui Lu (University of California Berkeley), Emma Deist, Jaquelyn Ho, Mary Kate Pasha, Zhenjie Yan, Johannes Zeiher, Dan Stamper-Kurn
Cavity Detection with Single Atom Array
9:45 am - 10:15 amPablo Poggi (University of New Mexico), Manuel Muñoz-Arias, Jon Pajaud, Kevin Kuper, Karthik Chinni, Ivan Deutsch, Poul Jessen
Period-multiplexing Floquet Time Crystals in spin systems with multi-body interactions
10:15 am - 10:45 amBreak

SESSION 2: Quantum sensing (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Todd Brun (University Southern California)
10:45 am - 11:30 amQuntao Zhuang (University of Southern California) (invited)
Quantum metrology for dark matter search
11:30 am - 12:00 pmKianna Wan (Stanford University), Robert Lasenby
New bounds on adaptive quantum metrology under Markovian noise
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunch Buffet

SESSION 3: Computer science perspective (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Milad Marvian (UNM)
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmEwin Tang (University of Washington) (invited)
Query-optimal estimation of unitary channels in diamond distance
2:15 pm - 2:45 pmAustin Daniel (University of New Mexico CQuIC), Akimasa Miyake
Adaptive measurement-based quantum computation of classical Boolean functions: Exponential reductions in space-time resources
2:45 pm - 3:15 pmBreak

SESSION 4: Quantum algorithms (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Nathan Wiebe (Toronto)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmJoonho Lee (Google), David R. Reichman, Ryan Babbush, Nicholas C. Rubin, Fionn D. Malone, Bryan O'Gorman, William J. Huggins
A path forward for achieving practical quantum advantage in chemistry
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmAnirban Chowdhury (Institute for Quantum Computing), Sergey Bravyi, David Gosset, Pawel Wocjan
Classical and quantum algorithms for trace estimation
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmBurak Sahinoglu (PsiQuantum), Zoe Holmes, Gopikrishnan Muraleedharan, Rolando D. Somma, Yigit Subasi
Quantum algorithms from fluctuation theorems: Thermal-state preparation

SESSION 5: Poster Session (Sierra Nevada Foyer)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pmPoster Session and Reception (with Cash Bar)

Friday Program

7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast

SESSION 6: Quantum optics and network (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Elohim Becerra (UNM)
8:30 am - 9:15 amJoseph Lukens (Oak Ridge National Lab) (invited)
Elastic optical quantum networks: connecting two worlds
9:15 am - 9:45 amMatthew Brown (University of Oregon), Markus Allgaier, Valérian Thiel, Brian Smith, Michael Raymer, John Monnier
Quantum advantage in interferometric imaging
9:45 am - 10:15 amPrajit Dhara (University of Arizona), Kevin C. Chen, Mikkel Heuck, Yuan Lee, Wenhan Dai, Saikat Guha, Dirk Englund
Zero-Added-Loss Entangled Photon Multiplexing for Ground- and Space-Based Quantum Networks
10:15 am - 10:45 amBreak

SESSION 7: NISQ toolbox (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Joshua Combes (CU Boulder)
10:45 am - 11:30 amVictor Albert (NIST) (invited)
Modern quantum tools for bosonic systems
11:30am-12:00pmThomas O'Brien (Google), Gian-Luca Anselmetti, Fotios Gkritsis, Vincent Elfving, Stefano Polla, William J. Huggins, Oumarou Oumarou, Kostyantyn Kechedzhi, Christian Gogolin, Ryan Babbush, Nicholas C. Rubin
Error mitigation of correlated electronic structure simulations on a quantum device
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunch Buffet

SESSION 8: Ion-trap quantum computing (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Sara Mouradian (Washington)
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmCrystal Noel (Duke) (invited)
Efficient tests of quantumness implemented on a trapped-ion quantum computer
2:15 pm - 2:45 pmOmid Khosravani (Duke University), Jungsan Kim, Kenneth R. Brown, Vahid Tarokh
Noise-resilient quantum control
2:45 pm - 3:15 pmNicole Greene (University of California Berkeley), Elia Perego Hartmut Haeffner
Demonstration of near-infrared light shift gate on optical qubits and investigation of laser noise impact on gate fidelity
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmBreak

SESSION 9a: Learning with NISQ devices (Islands Ballroom I)

Chair: Philip Blocher (UNM)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmHaimeng Zhang (University of Southern California), Bibek Pokharel, E.M. Levenson-Falk, and Daniel Lidar
Predicting non-Markovian superconducting qubit dynamics from tomographic reconstruction
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmMax D. Porter (Laurence Livermore National Laboratory), Ilon Joseph
Impact of dynamics, entanglement, and incoherent noise on the fidelity of few-qubit digital quantum simulation
4:45 pm - 5:15 pmElijah Pelofske (Los Alamos National Laboratory), Andreas Bärtschi, Stephan Eidenbenz
Quantum Volume in Practice: What Users Can Expect from NISQ Devices
5:15 pm - 5:45 pmAkshay Seshadri (University of Colorado), Martin Ringbauer, Rainer Blatt, Thomas Monz, Stephen Becker
Versatile fidelity estimation with confidence
5:45 pm - 6:15 pmShamminuj Aktar (New Mexico State University), Andreas Bärtschi, Abdel-Hameed A. Badawy, Stephan Eidenbenz
State Preparation Fidelities for Dicke States

SESSION 9b: Algorithms in NISQ era (Islands Ballroom II)

Chair: Jun Takahashi (UNM)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmFrederic Sauvage (Los Alamos National Laboratory), Martin Larocca Patrick Coles Marco Cerezo
Building spatial symmetries into parameterized quantum circuits for faster training
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmNic Ezzell (University of Southern California), Elliott M. Ball, Aliza U. Siddiqui, Mark M. Wilde, Andrew T. Sornborger, Patrick J. Coles, Zoë Holmes
Quantum mixed state compiling and the quantum low-rank approximation problem
4:45 pm - 5:15 pmAlicia Magann (Sandia National Laboratories), Kenneth M. Rudinger, Matthew D. Grace, James B. Larsen, Andrew D. Baczewski, Mohan Sarovar
Feedback-based quantum algorithms
5:15 pm - 5:45 pmJacob Watkins (Michigan State University), Nathan Wiebe, Alessandro Roggero, Dean Lee
Simulating time-dependent Hamiltonians with finite-dimensional clocks
5:45 pm - 6:15 pmMatthias C. Caro (California Institute of Technology), Hsin-Yuan Huang, Joe Gibbs, Nicholas Ezzell, Andrew T. Sornborger, Lukasz Cincio, Patrick J. Coles, Zoe Holmes
Out-of-distribution generalization for learning quantum dynamics and dynamical simulation

SESSION 9c: Advance in quantum information theory (Mariposa Meeting Room)

Chair: John DeBrota (UNM)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmIman Marvian (Duke University)
Operational Interpretation of Quantum Fisher Information in Quantum Thermodynamics
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmShawn Geller (University of Colorado), Daniel C Cole, Scott Glancy, Emanuel Knill
Improving quantum state detection with adaptive sequential observations
4:45 pm - 5:15 pmArjendu Pattanayak (Carleton College), Chern Chuang (University of Toronto), Arie Kapulkin (Carleton College), Paul Brumer (University of Toronto)
Extreme parametric sensitivity in bath-mediated transport due to avoided level crossings: The dissipative quantum Rabi model and others
5:15 pm - 5:45 pmLuis Pedro Garcia-Pintos (University of Maryland Joint Quantum Institute), Alexey Gorshkov, Yi-Kai Liu
Reproducing stochastic quantum trajectories and applications to quantum feedback control
5:45 pm - 6:15 pmMark Webster (University of Sydney), Stephen Bartlett, Benjamin Brown
3 Algorithms for non-Clifford operators of CSS codes
6:20 pm - 7:00 pmSteering Committee Meeting (Mariposa Meeting Room)
7:15 pm - 9:30 pmBanquet (Islands Ballroom)

Saturday Program

7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast

SESSION 10: Superconducting quantum computing (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Tameem Albash (UNM)
8:30 am - 9:15 amAndreas Wallraff (ETH Zurich), Sebastian Krinner, Nathan Lacroix, Ants Remm, Agustin Di Paolo, Elie Genois, Catherine Leroux, Christoph Hellings, Stefania Lazar, Francois Swiadek, Johannes Herrmann, Graham J. Norris, Christian Kraglund Andersen, Markus Müller, Alexandre Blais, Christopher Eichler (invited)
Quantum Error Correction in a Surface Code with Superconducting Circuits
9:15 am - 9:45 amMaxime Dupont (Rigetti Computing), M. Sohaib Alam, Dennis Feng, Nicolas Didier, Bram Evert, Mark J. Hodson, Stephen Jeffrey, P. Aaron Lott, Joel E. Moore, Matthew J. Reagor, Eleanor Rieffel, Davide Venturelli, Filip A. Wudarski
How hard is it to outperform a classical simulator at running a quantum optimization algorithm?
9:45 am - 10:15 amAleksander Kubica (AWS Center for Quantum Computing ), Arbel Haim, Yotam Vaknin, Fernando Brandao, Alex Retzker
Erasure qubits: Overcoming the T1 limit in superconducting circuits
10:15 am - 10:45 amBreak

SESSION 11: Quantum field theory and many-body states (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Andrew Landahl (Sandia National Lab)
10:45 am - 11:30 amNatalie Klco (Duke University) (invited)
Quantum simulating (with) an entangled fabric
11:30 am - 12:00 pmSajant Anand (University of California Berkeley), Johannes Hauschild, Yuxuan Zhang, Andrew Potter, Michael Zaletel
Holographic quantum simulation of entanglement renormalization circuits
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunch Buffet

SESSION 12: Ion traps and control (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Anthony Ransford (Quantinuum)
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmMegan Ivory (Sandia National Lab), Joon Kwon, Will Setzer, Nick Karl, Melissa Revelle, Rex Kay, Mike Gehl, Hayden McGuinness (invited)
Photonics-Integrated Microfabricated Surface Traps Trapped-Ion Control and Readout
2:15 pm - 2:45 pmNathan Lysne (National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder), Justin Niedermeyer, Jonas Keller, Katherine McCormick, Suzanna Todaro, Andrew Wilson, Daniel Slichter, Dietrich Leibfried
Control over a single shared motional quantum between ions in a 2D array
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm David Allcock (University of Oregon), Jeremy Metzner, Alexander Quinn, Sean Brudney, Isam Moore, Gabe Gregory, Colin Bruzewicz, John Chiaverini, David Wineland
Controlling trapped-ion motional modes for precision measurement and CVQC
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmBreak

SESSION 13: New devices and characterization (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Mohan Sarovar (Sandia National Lab)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmVasileios Niaouris (University of Washington), Christian Zimmermann, Xingyi Wang, Michael Titze, Bethany Matthews, Ethan Hansen, Samuel H. D’Ambrosia, Maria L. K. Viitaniemi, Simon P. Watkins, Steven R. Spurgeon, Edward S. Bielejec, Kai-Mei C. Fu
Shallow donor spin-qubits in ZnO - Using ion implantation and focused-ion beam milling for donor formation and photonics integration
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmJordan Hines (University of California Berkeley), Daniel Hothem, Marie Lu, Ravi K. Naik, Akel Hashim,Jean-Loup Ville, Brad Mitchell, John Mark Kriekebaum, David I. Santiago, Stefan Seritan, Erik Nielsen, Robin Blume-Kohout, Kevin Young, Irfan Siddiqi, Birgitta Whaley, Timothy Proctor
Scaling randomized benchmarking into the quantum advantage regime
4:45 pm - 5:15 pmStefan Seritan (Sandia National Laboratories), Antonio Russo, Aidan Wilber-Gauthier, Kenneth Rudinger, Timothy Proctor, Robin Blume-Kohout, Andrew Baczewski
How to benchmark quantum computers using any quantum algorithm
5:15 pm - 5:30 pmBreak

SESSION 14: Software for quantum computing (Islands Ballroom)

Chair: Ivan Deutsch (UNM)
5:30 pm - 6:15 pmDave Bacon (Google) (invited)
And Yet It Scales!

SQuInT Chief Organizer
Akimasa Miyake, Associate Professor

SQuInT Co-Organizer
Hartmut Haeffner, Associate Professor, UC Berkeley

SQuInT Administrator
Dwight Zier
505 277-1850

SQuInT Program Committee
Alberto Alonso, Postdoc, UC Berkeley
Philip Blocher, Postdoc, UNM
Neha Yadav, Postdoc, UC Berkeley
Cunlu Zhou, Postdoc, UNM

SQuInT Founder
Ivan Deutsch, Regents' Professor, CQuIC Director

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