Dr. David Wineland “Quantum Computers and Schrodinger’s Cat” | Nobel Laureate in Physics 2012

The NOVA Annandale Astronomy Club is honored to announce that we will host a lecture about Quantum Computers & Schrödinger’s Cat ​by the Nobel Laureate in Physics 2012, Dr. David Wineland.

​The lecture will be on January 29th, 5pm at the CE Forum​, there will be refreshments available.

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The description:
The Astronomy Club from NVCC Annandale presents a lecture by Dr. David Wineland, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics, together with the French physicist Serge Haroche. They received the award “for ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems.” Based on his research, Dr. Wineland has been able to build extremely precise clocks. His research also allows us to build much faster computers.

There will be refreshments available after the lecture.

CONTACT:
For more information please contact | Jessica Gardner – Student Life Advisor | NOVA Annandale Campus | 703-764-0122

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