Lyceum Society: Frontiers of Quantum Optics Applied to Information Technology
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Presented by the Lyceum Society
The Lyceum Society comprises the Academy's retired and semi-retired members. Talks cover various scientific fields. All Academy members are welcome.
All Lyceum meetings (except December) are Brown Bag lunches.
Brown Bag: 11:30 AM
Brief-Brief: 12:45 PM
Lecture & Discussion: 1:00–3:00 PM
Brief-Brief PresentationThe Roads of Chaco Canyon
Speaker: John Snygg
Main PresentationFrontiers of Quantum Optics Applied to Information Technology
Speaker: Adi Pick
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Harvard University, Ph.D. Candidate 2015
Adi Pick is a member of the Center for Ultracold Atoms at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. She is researching novel nanomaterials which are promising candidates for the building blocks of commercial quantum computers. Her previous research experience was in the field of Biophysics, and included developing data analysis tools for exploring the immune system, and explaining the mechanism of operation of proteins which drive bending and fission of cell membranes. She received her M.Sc. in Physics, Biophysics (Theory), from the University of Tel Aviv in 2009 (summa cum laude) with a thesis on elastic theory of membranes; and her B.Sc in Mathematics (major) and Physics (minor), from the University of Tel Aviv in 2007 doing Undergraduate research in computational biology
Frontiers of Quantum Optics Applied to Information Technology
Adi Pick, Harvard University, Ph.D. Candidate 2015
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