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It is a theory that has grown historically via a long indirect path, brieﬂy summarized at the end of this chapter. An atom in a laser field; 3. Quantum Systems Theory moves beyond GST and OST by exploring the ontological Situation of antenarrative (Before, Bets, Beneath, and Between) connections of Living Story Webs and Grand Narratives of classic systems theory and practice. Part III Examples and some Lecture Notes. This fundamental contribution to topological quantum field theory is accessible to graduate students in mathematics and physics. related to modern quantum ﬁeld theory. Part I: Time-dependent Phenomena: The Central Potential: Scattering Theory: Part II: Non-Relativistic Many-Particle Systems: Path integral Formulation of Quantum Mechanics: Part III: Relativistic Quantum Mechanics [Selected Topics]. Part III Atomic and Optical Physics; While all concepts will be briefly reviewed, basic knowledge of Bose and Fermi statistics and the formalism of second quantization (ladder operators) from Part II Thermal and Statistical Physics and Part II Advanced Quantum Physics is required, as is the content of the Part III Atomic and Optical Physics course. Seminar on Quantum Integrable Models ("Master student topics seminar on representation theory" WISM545, 7. I then did a PhD in category theory and the foundations of quantum information with Chris Isham at Imperial College London, which was awarded in 2009. They studied maths at Cambridge, completing Part III after taking time out to deal with disabilities and work as a software engineer. It explores how to exploit quantum properties of light and matter in order to perform tasks of communication, computation and sensing in the most efficient and. Eric is a member of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Centre for Quantum Information and Foundations research group, and the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information. The Cambridge Handbook of Multimedia Learning constitutes the world’s ﬁrst handbook devoted to comprehensive coverage of research and theory in the ﬁeld of multimedia learning. 2 Quantum bits 13 1. Part I: Applications of topology to quantum information 1. Links to the web pages of Part III & MASt courses at the University. for a post-prandial audience. Relation to quantum mechanics. Since then I have been based in Oxford. Quantum Computation, Michaelmas 2018. Quantum Information Theory Finally, here is a modern, self-contained text on quantum information theory suitable for graduate-level courses. Gennaro Auletta is Scientific Director of Science and Philosophy at the Pontifical Grego- rian University, Rome. And the second edition is even better than the first. Originally from Beijing, China, I studied physics and mathematics at St. Semi-classical treatment 530 7. The century-long story of the greatest theory of modern physics; Captures the wonderment of the quest, and the personal rivalries involved. [email protected] I am convinced that quantum social theory should be part of the movement to replace classical social theory. Game theory - the study of human conflict and cooperation within a competitive situation – has found applications in a wide range of studies starting from economics, political sciences, biological phenomena, logic, computer science and psychology. They are nowhere near accurate representations of what was actually lectured, and in particular, all errors are almost surely mine. Part I covers Pynchon's fiction novel-by-novel from the 1960s to the present, including such indisputable classics as The Crying of Lot 49 and Gravity's Rainbow. ICL MSc in Quantum Fields and Fundamental Forces - how hard? the course compares to part III, Cambridge? I've seen in one of your posts you don't think highly of. Part IV shows that the key entanglement structure of topological states can be captured using the tensor network representation, which provides a powerful tool in the classification of quantum phases. of the Mathematical Tripos at the University of Cambridge. G and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks. Assisted capacities. Quantum Field Theory. technologies for quantum information processing – are able to critically evaluate prospects of practical use of quantum mechanics for information processing and other quantum technologies – acquire a basis to decide if you want to work in this field of research – come up with your own idea of how to do an interesting QIP project. Research focus: Techniques for strongly-interacting eld theories, with a view towards holography and quantum gravity. Quantum Field Theory by L. Obviously, if quantum algorithms could be used only to simulate classical algorithms, then the technological advancement in information storage and manipulation, encapsulated in “Moore’s law”, would have only trivial consequences on computational complexity theory, leaving the latter unaffected by the physical world. The text book for the course will be Quantum Computation and Quantum Information by M. Modal interpretations of quantum theory. Photon techniques; 5. Information, immaterialism, and instrumentalism: old and new in quantum information Chris Timpson. 1 Overview 356 8. This book promotes information as the core concept underlying a proper appreci- ation of quantum theory. Accessible to anyone comfortable with linear algebra and elementary probability theory, Wilde's book brings the reader to the forefront of research in the quantum generalization of Shannon's information theory. The Applied and Computational Mathematics Division (ACMD) is one of seven technical Divisions in ITL. You can also take as Major or Minor Topics certain courses given in Part III of the Mathematical Tripos but you may note that the style of Part III Mathematical Tripos is different from that experienced in the Part III Physics Topics, reflecting the difference in approaches of the two Departments. ' Chris Fuchs - The Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics ‘Nielsen and Chuang is the bible of the quantum information field. Tommaso Gagliardoni , Andreas Hülsing , Christian Schaffner, Semantic Security and Indistinguishability in the Quantum World, Proceedings, Part III, of the 36th Annual International Cryptology Conference on Advances in Cryptology --- CRYPTO 2016, August 14-18, 2016. 14) every Monday 13:00 - 15:00. Welcome to the Part III Physics course Theories of Quantum Matter, running in Michaelmas 2018. Chuang CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS Cambridge, New York, Melbourne, Madrid, Cape Town, Singapore, S˜ao Paulo, Delhi, Dubai, Tokyo, Mexico City Cambridge University Press The Edinburgh Building, Cambridge CB2 8RU, UK Published in the United States of America by. Part III physics has only been available as a free-standing taught Master’s since 2010, whereas Part III Maths has been available as a postgraduate Certificate since the 1960’s so it has not had time to build up the same reputation. Hector is a mathematician with interests ranging from music and dancing to game design and simulations. van Fraassen, in his paper "A formal approach to the philosophy of science. The hope is this may help shed light on the many challenges we have faced when trying to understand the nature of spacetime on very small scales. In the Quantum Matter Group he works closely with Prof G G Lonzarich FRS, Prof S S Saxena and Prof J F Scott FRS and co-workers. As such, we spend a significant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III), and we develop many of the tools necessary for understanding information transmission or compression. Part I: Time-dependent Phenomena: The Central Potential: Scattering Theory: Part II: Non-Relativistic Many-Particle Systems: Path integral Formulation of Quantum Mechanics: Part III: Relativistic Quantum Mechanics [Selected Topics]. The Territory Around BQP - Results and Open Problems: Workshop on Conceptual Foundations and Foils for Quantum Information Processing, Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Ontario, May 13, 2011. RENORMALIZATION Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model, Cambridge University Press (2014). Part III | Quantum Field Theory Based on lectures by B. In Part III, we give a proof of the monodromy conjecture of Toledano Laredo for the case of $\mathfrak{g} = \mathfrak{sl}_2$. Relativistic: 7. related to modern quantum ﬁeld theory. 5 Quantum Teleportation 277 10 Information Theory 284 10. Welcome to DPMMS. 'An extraordinary book on the deep principles behind quantum theory. Quantum reverse Shannon theorem. His interests include differential geometry, gauge theory and topological solitons. It is "introductory" only in the sense that it introduces the particular version of QFT, algebraic QFT (AQFT), to which process ontology is to be applied. 231 ; Part II Experiments: (E1 and E2) --> 8. Jizba and V. The courses are arranged in modules from which students select two in each of the first and second terms. The required material (and a bit more!) is contained in the sections below. Upper bounds for quantum capacities using additive extensions. The mathematical formalism can be applied to any algebra and includes graph geometry and a Lie theory of finite groups. My area of research is on Quantum Information and topics include Finding out ways of building quantum computers so they might actually be practical. The century-long story of the greatest theory of modern physics; Captures the wonderment of the quest, and the personal rivalries involved. [1998], Philosophical Concepts in Physics, Cambridge: CUP. Part III physics has only been available as a free-standing taught Master's since 2010, whereas Part III Maths has been available as a postgraduate Certificate since the 1960's so it has not had time to build up the same reputation. 2 Multiple qubit gates 20. [email protected] Categories for Quantum Theory An Introduction Chris Heunen and Jamie Vicary Oxford Graduate Texts in Mathematics. Distance measures; 10. Upper bounds for quantum capacities using additive extensions. and ﬁve of which are by philosophers, all of whom are actively engaged in quantum information theory. Previously, I read Part III Mathematics at the University of Cambridge and Philosophy of Physics at the University of Oxford as a Marshall Scholar. Major issues are how to characterize and control quantum devices in an efficient and scalable manner, and how to mitigate decoherence, the effect of uncontrolled interactions with the environment. This is that book. Advanced applications 3. Quantum Field Theory: notes on cross sections and decay rates University of Cambridge Information provided by. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Explaining the concepts of quantum mechanics and quantum field theory in a precise mathematical language, this textbook is an ideal introduction for graduate students in mathematics, helping to prepare them for further studies in quantum physics. 2, Classical and quantum mechanics ; v. Quantum bits and quantum gates; 2. Eric is a member of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Centre for Quantum Information and Foundations research group, and the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information. Since it was raised in 1976, several equivalent formulations, seemingly unrelated to it, have been found, also in other areas of mathematics. Wilde April 2013. masters level) students. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. Quantum Field Theory. Subsequent theory and experiments showed, however, that classical correlations can be used to form ghost images. It was born out of Classical Information Theory, which is the mathematical theory of acquisition, storage, transmission and processing of. Many particles 6. Bayesian updating and information gain in quantum measurements Leah Henderson; Part III. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Explaining the concepts of quantum mechanics and quantum field theory in a precise mathematical language, this textbook is an ideal introduction for graduate students in mathematics, helping to prepare them for further studies in quantum physics. His main areas of research are quantum mechanics, logic, cognitive sciences, information theory, and applications to biological systems. Introduction to computer science-- Part II. Some in-house courses are taught by staff from other Departments, such as Earth Sciences, the Institute of Astronomy, Addenbrookes Hospital, and the Judge Business School. The courses are arranged in modules from which students select two in each of the first and second terms. Quantum Dynamics. Unit Quantum Protocols: 6. Black holes are made of spacetime itself and are the simplest, most elegant macroscopic objects in the universe. 3 Three-wave mixing. It takes a unique route to through the subject, focussing initially on particles rather than elds. pdf Bass M , Et Al (Eds) Osa Handbook Of Optics, Vol 1 (Mgh, 199. An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory is a textbook intended for the graduate physics course covering relativistic quantum mechanics, quantum electrodynamics, and Feynman diagrams. Nielsen, Isaac L. Hi I know it's a long way away but I like to have things set out in my head almost like a plan, if I'm interested in studying quantum mechanics should I do. Part III | Quantum Computation De nitions Based on lectures by R. Part III Quantum Information Without Hilbert Spaces (Chapters 8–12) uses all the six principles to derive key results of quantum information theory and general features of quantum theory, including no-go theorems such as the no-cloning and no-bit-commitment theorems. Past exam papers from Part IB, Part II and Part III are available here as PDF files. For my undergraduate degree, I studied Physics at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge, followed by Part III Mathematics. In particular, it is equivalent to the (weak) Tsirelson problem in Quantum Information Theory. Part III January 2014 QUANTUM COMPUTATION PREREQUISITE MATERIAL Richard Jozsa [email protected] A group blog on constitutional law, theory, and politics. Part III is a 9 month taught masters course, leading to an MMath degree for those students who are undergraduates at Cambridge, and to an MASt (Master of Advanced Study) for students who join from other universities. As such, we spend a significant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III), and we develop many of the tools necessary for understanding information transmission or compression. From physics to information theory and back Wayne Myrvold; 10. Publication: Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, by. Quantum Information Theory and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics is a conceptual analysis of one of the most prominent and exciting new areas of physics, providing the first full-length philosophical treatment of quantum information theory and the questions it raises for our understanding of the quantum world. Quantum mechanics is the study of how microscopic physical systems change dynamically in nature. Wilde's Quantum Information Theory is a natural expositor's labor of love. A439, p553-558. I am particularly interested in the local Hamiltonian problem and related topics in condensed matter physics, and how systems described by local interactions are able to perform universal computation. Part II Paper 4: Quantum Condensed Matter, Soft Condensed Matter & Biophysics --> 8. Some are more recent. theory of information, that is, it is a theory concerning what information we can gain about the world about us - nature places limitations on what we can 'know' about the physical world, but it also gives us greater freedoms concerning what we can do with this 'quantum information' (as. The purified quantum theory; Part III. the gas that is in stars or clouds in the interstellar medium) a variety of other systems are amenable to a fluid dynamical description - including the dust that makes up the rings of Saturn and even the orbits of stars in the galactic potential. As such, we spend a significant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III), and we develop many of the tools necessary for understanding information transmission or compression. Produced by: David MacKay (University of Cambridge) Author: David MacKay, University of Cambridge A series. There will be four supervisions, each with their own set of problems. Part IV shows that the key entanglement structure of topological states can be captured using the tensor network representation, which provides a powerful tool in the classification of quantum phases. , [1992], Philosophy of Physics, Oxford: OUP is also good. Part I: Introduction to Quantum Information Processing (QIP) joint with QSIT Theory, lectured by Matthias Christandl • basic concepts: qubits, gate operations, measurement • circuit model of quantum computation • examples of quantum algorithms Part II: Superconducting Quantum Electronic Circuits for QIP (Lectures and Student Presentations). Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Wilde April 2013. by Janey Tracey. Mauro Fortunato is a Structurer at Cassa depositi e prestiti S. Since it was raised in 1976, several equivalent formulations, seemingly unrelated to it, have been found, also in other areas of mathematics. Part I: Time-dependent Phenomena: The Central Potential: Scattering Theory: Part II: Non-Relativistic Many-Particle Systems: Path integral Formulation of Quantum Mechanics: Part III: Relativistic Quantum Mechanics [Selected Topics]. Part III Quantum Information Without Hilbert Spaces (Chapters 8-12) uses all the six principles to derive key results of quantum information theory and general features of quantum theory, including no-go theorems such as the no-cloning and no-bit-commitment theorems. Part III Examples and some Lecture Notes. Quantum Field Theory (University of Cambridge) OCW; These lectures are based on an introductory course on quantum field theory, aimed at Part III (i. It was born out of Classical Information Theory, which is the mathematical theory of acquisition, storage, transmission and processing of. Lecture notes. Given this, it is ironic that the authors' perpetuate, on page 2, one of the great myths in. Introduction to Approximate Groups, Lent 2019. Part II zooms out to give a bird's-eye-view of Pynchon's novelistic practice across his entire career. David Tong: Lectures on Quantum Field Theory These lecture notes are based on an introductory course on quantum field theory, aimed at Part III (i. Photon sources and detectors; 5. Quantum Information in Many-Body. Part I: Recently Karman and Howarth (1938) have successfully developed a theory of isotropic turbulence by investigating the velocity correlation functions at two points in the field of flow. Quantum Field Theory. I did an undergraduate degree in Physics at Mansfield College, Oxford, followed by the Part III mathematics course at DAMTP and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Quantum versus classical information / Jeffrey Bub --Quantum information and locality / Dennis Dieks --Pragmatic information in quantum mechanics / Juan Roederer --Interpretations of quantum theory : a map of madness / Adán Cabello --Part III. As such, we spend a signi cant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III),. Information, immaterialism, and instrumentalism: old and new in quantum information Chris Timpson. Applying for Mathematics at King's We welcome applications for Mathematics from suitably qualified applicants at all kinds of schools, all over the world. I then did a DPhil in quantum computing at the Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford, supervised by Bob Coecke and Samson Abramsky in the Quantum Group. Assuming only an undergraduate knowledge of quantum mechanics and. The distinction is sometimes made to distinguish normal quantum mechanics (which does not incorporate special relativity) and quantum field theory (relativistic quantum mechanics). Part one provides an introduction to quantum information processing using diamond, as well as its principles and fabrication techniques. The link invariant from abelian Chern-Simons theory. It is written by experimental physicists and aimed to provide the interested amateur with a bridge from undergraduate physics to quantum field theory. Finally, Part V discusses the exciting prospect at the intersection of quantum information and condensed matter physics – the unification of. 09 KB: Formula. Classical information and entropy; 11. Arianne has 15 jobs listed on their profile. 424 Physics “Quantum Mechanics II” "Quantum Mechanics with Basic Field Theory" by Bipin R. Part IV shows that the key entanglement structure of topological states can be captured using the tensor network representation, which provides a powerful tool in the classification of quantum phases. Approximating quantum gates: the. Measurement in quantum theory. Lent Term, 24 Lectures – Prof. " James Clerk Maxwell derived his famous equations based on an ether theory. This note covers the following topics: Path Integrals in Quantum Mechanics, Stochastic Processes and Path Integrals, Statistical mechanics in one dimension, Classical Field Theory , Canonical Quantization, Interacting Quantum Fields, Path Integrals in Quantum Field Theory, Many-Particle Quantum Systems, Phase Transitions. 2 Polaritons revisited Part III. Seminar on Quantum Integrable Models ("Master student topics seminar on representation theory" WISM545, 7. 19) - Guest lecture by James Dolan: Holodeck strategies and cartesian closed categories. The quantum theory of light; 2. This week we had a guest lecture in our course on Classical versus Quantum Computation: Week 3 (Oct. Consciousness-Science and Vedanta Part III Recap of Classical and Quantum Theories of Consciousness The classical theorists concerned themselves with understanding what is a conscious experience. Assuming only an undergraduate knowledge of quantum mechanics and special relativity, this book is ideal for graduate students beginning the study of elementary. Allanach Notes taken by Dexter Chua Michaelmas 2016 These notes are not endorsed by the lecturers, and I have modi ed them (often signi cantly) after lectures. Originally from Beijing, China, I studied physics and mathematics at St. I then did a PhD in category theory and the foundations of quantum information with Chris Isham at Imperial College London, which was awarded in 2009. Before carrying out a review of attempts to reconstruct quantum theory based on informational principles, it is valuable to briefly survey the main positions generally regarding the relationship of information and physics taken by prominent workers in these fields, as these are often mentioned in the related literature. Part III Quantum Information Theory course (Michaelmas 2015-2016) Contacting me My email address is [email protected] 5 Conclusion 559. uk (Stephen Harris) [original author unknown]. Quantum Computation and Quantum Information 10th Anniversary Edition. He foresees not only the general acceptance of a QBist interpretation of quantum theory but also the extension of the QBist vision of science to the rest of physics and beyond. His interests include differential geometry, gauge theory and topological solitons. Quantum Information Theory Finally, here is a modern, self-contained text on quantum information theory suitable for graduate-level courses. Merzbacher Quantum Mechanics, 3rd edition. Research areas in CMI range widely across the field of `data science’ including statistics and probability; applied, pure and computational analysis; and the theory and modelling of complex, dynamical and physical systems. Mathematical Tripos Part III Guide to Courses 2017-2018. Many people have the image of video games as socially isolating, if not psychologically addicting. It amply illustrates that quantum information theory is so much richer than classical information theory and not everything is fully understood. Modules: commutative algebra, elliptic curves, statistical theory, time series and. Accessible to anyone comfortable with linear algebra and elementary probability theory, Wilde's book brings the reader to the forefront of research in the quantum generalization of Shannon's information theory. Chuang, Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, Cambridge University Press (2010) Fernando G. complexity theory and fractal geometry, I next show how the human system of nerve cells could possess these capacities. View Arianne Meijer’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. As such, we spend a signi cant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III),. Lawrence University, where I enjoyed the liberal arts education. For my undergraduate degree, I studied Physics at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge, followed by Part III Mathematics. Get this from a library! Quantum information, computation and communication. masters level) students. This textbook provides a complete and essential introduction to the subject. Part I Fundamental concepts 1 1 Introduction and overview 1 1. In particular, it is equivalent to the (weak) Tsirelson problem in Quantum Information Theory. Philosophical Issues in Quantum Theory First published Mon Jul 25, 2016 This article is an overview of the philosophical issues raised by quantum theory, intended as a pointer to the more in-depth treatments of other entries in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. But neither admission to study nor course design is the direct responsibility of the Faculty of Mathematics rather than DPMMS. Modules: commutative algebra, elliptic curves, statistical theory, time series and. Subject Summary: Part II Physics. 1 Hefei, National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale and Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, P. Ginzburg-Landau type theories from the BCS theory of superconductiv-it,y in particular for a system with a hard boundary. He foresees not only the general acceptance of a QBist interpretation of quantum theory but also the extension of the QBist vision of science to the rest of physics and beyond. Part III General Information. As such, we spend a significant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III), and we develop many of the tools necessary for understanding information transmission or compression. 1 More links on the Photoelectric effect; 6 Taylor makes things spooky with very dim light in 1909; 7 Bohr-Rutherford Model 1913; 8. In my research I study novel states of quantum matter, so called topological phases. These lecture notes provide a detailed introduction to the bosonic string and conformal field theory, aimed at "Part III" (i. The full set of lecture notes can be downloaded here, together with videos of the course when it was repeated at the Perimeter Institute. I have also worked on transport in strongly-correlated electron systems. 44 KB: Astrophysics Part II June 2016 Papers 1-4: 1. Past exam papers from Part IB, Part II and Part III are available here as PDF files. Incompressibility of a filled Landau level, and the integer quantum Hall effect. The result is the many worlds theory, also known as the Everett interpretation of quantum mechanics. Wolf Technische Universität München Boltzmannstrasse 3 85748 Garching Germany. Lecture 1 of the Course on Information Theory, Pattern Recognition, and Neural Networks. The need for an incompressible collective state at fractional filling to explain the fractional effect. 'For years, I have been hoping that somebody would write a book on quantum information theory that was clear, comprehensive, and up to date. The response was uniformly positive A rigorous, comprehensive text on quantum information is timely Quantum Computation and Quantum Information is a must-read for the generation of budding quantum-mechanical engineers who will build the technologies of the future. Conversely, a set of independent properties exist which specifies the state. Both the book and the website are products of extensive student input, incorporate innovative teaching methodologies, and avoid conciseness in favor of elaborate explanations. Numerous worked examples and end-of-chapter problems enable students to reproduce classic results and to master quantum field theory as it is used today. At the start of some sections there is a. Link to Leonid Levitov's graduate lecture notes on Coherent and collective phenomena in quantum transport, MIT 2008. Zee [Princeton University Press (2003)]. At the start of some sections there is a. It also examines modified gravity and inhomogeneity as possible alternatives to dark energy. In a previous life (undergrad), I worked on invisibility cloaks (metamaterials and transformation optics) with David R. It was born out of Classical Information Theory, which is the mathematical theory of acquisition, storage, transmission and processing of. Accessible to anyone comfortable with linear algebra and elementary probability theory, Wilde's book brings the reader to the forefront of research in the quantum generalization of Shannon's information theory. Unit Quantum Protocols: 6. It was also the most recommended textbook on the topic in Cambridge. The result is the many worlds theory, also known as the Everett interpretation of quantum mechanics. Percolation and Random Walks on graphs (official), Michaelmas 2018. Papers listed are those available in the academic year 2019-20. Dyson also reviewed On the Feynman principle:-. Wilde's Quantum Information Theory is a natural expositor's labor of love. Lent Term, 24 Lectures – Prof. 4 Error-Correcting Codes 302 11 Hardware 305 11. View Arianne Meijer’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Wilde, Quantum Information Theory, Cambridge University Press (2013) Michael A.