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The workshop will take place in the Centre for Mathematical Sciences of the University of Cambridge, on the 21st and 22nd of July 2011. The aim is to congregate project partners of CORNER, as well as some invited speakers working on the same themes. Besides the scheduled presentations, we
hope to have time for detailed discussions and exchange of ideas.

The theme covered in this workshop will be:


Quantum Information Theory with Correlated Resources

Quantum Information Theory is the study of information-processing tasks such as storage and transmission of information, or manipulation of entanglement, using quantum-mechanical systems. Until very recently, the study of these processes was limited to the case in which the required resources, e.g. information sources, communication channels or entanglement resources, were assumed to be uncorrelated. In reality, however, there are unavoidable correlations between successive uses of available resources. Hence, it is important to forego this assumption and evaluate optimal rates of information-processing tasks for correlated resources.


Venue: MR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge (Local Information can be found here)


Titles and abstracts: click here


Scientific program: click here


Social program:  
 Thursday 21st July
  • 7:30pm: Dinner at Caius College, Cambridge
Friday 22nd July
  • 4.00 pm: Punting (if weather permits)



Confirmed Participants:
  • Konrad Banaszek (University of Warsaw, Poland)
  • Benjamin Brecht (Max Planck Institute, Germany)
  • Dagmar Bruss (University of Dusseldorf, Germany) - invited
  • Andreas Christ (Max Planck Institute, Germany)
  • Bill Coish (McGill University, Canada) - invited
  • Nilanjana Datta  (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Tony Dorlas (Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies, Ireland) - invited
  • Berry Groisman (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Madalin Guta (University of Nottingham, UK) - invited
  • Pawel Horodecki (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland) - invited
  • Min-Hsiu Hsieh (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Adrian Kent (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Lucyna Leonartowicz (University of Mikolaja Kopernika, Poland)
  • Alexandra Liguori (Ulm University, Germany)
  • Chiara Macchiavello (Università di Pavia, Italy)
  • Stefano Mancini (Università di Camerino, Italy)
  • Giacomo Mauro D'Ariano (Università di Pavia, Italy)
  • Graeme Mitchison (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Ashley Montanaro (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Thomas Monz (University of Innsbruck, Austria) - invited
  • Hans Mooij  (Delft University of Technology, Netherland)
  • Jonathan Oppenheim  (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Matteo Paris (University of Milano, Italy) - invited
  • Matteo Rossi (Universität Paderborn, Germany)
  • Tony Short (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Christine Silberhorn (Universität Paderborn, Germany)
  • Sergei Strelchuk (University of Cambridge, UK) 
  • Lidia Tanska (University of Mikolaja Kopernika, Poland)
  • Shashank Virmani (University of Strathclyde, UK)
  • Reinhard Werner (University of Hannover)
  • Mark Wilde (McGill University, Canada) - invited
  • Richard Jozsa (University of Cambridge, UK)

Accommodation:  new!!

Wolfson Court, Clarkson Road, Cambridge (How to get there.)
Churchill College (How to get there.)
Arundel House Hotel (How to get there.)


Contacts: Min-Hsiu Hsieh (hsieh_at_statslab.cam.ac.uk) & Nilanjana Datta (n.datta_at_statslab.cam.ac.uk)


Workshop Secretary: John Shimmon (j.shimmon_at_statslab.cam.ac.uk) and Julia Blackwell


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