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Schedule

Venue: Western Gateway Building (WGB) Room 1.07, Western Road, Cork

Monday 17/08/2015        

   12:45 - 13:00   Opening Addresses

                             Stephen Wills (School of Mathematical Sciences, UCC)

                             Patrick Fitzpatrick (George Boole Steering Group, UCC)

   13:00 - 14:00    Daniel Burgarth               Quantum Computing in Plato's Cave
   14:00 - 15:00    Robin Hillier                      A limit theorem for dynamical decoupling and intrinsic decoherence
   15:00 - 16:00    Robert Koenig                  Protected gates for topological quantum field theories

    16:30 - 17:30    Volkher Schulz                 Quantum Bilinear Optimization  

Tuesday 18/08/2015        

   09:00 - 10:00    Michael M Wolf                 (Un-)decidable problems in quantum theory
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    John Wright                      Efficient quantum tomography
   11:30 - 12:30    Jukka Kiukas                    Information geometry and local asymptotic normality for the estimation of open quantum dynamics
   12:30 - 14:00    Sandwich Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Michael McGettrick            Quantum walks
   15:00 - 16:00    David Sutter                     Relative entropy, recovery maps, and approximate quantum Markov chains
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    Mauro Paternostro           Distributing entanglement without any entanglement             

Wednesday 19/08/2015        

   09:00 - 10:00    B. V. Rajarama Bhat          Symmetric representations of C*-algebras and structure theorems of completely bounded maps 
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    Andreas Ruschhaupt         Quantum control with shortcuts to adiabaticityendence.
   11:30 - 12:30    Weihua Liu                        Extended de Finetti theorems for Boolean independence and monotone independencenamics
   12:30 - 14:00    Sandwich Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Naofumi Muraki                 q-Deformation of free independence 
   15:00 - 15:30    Ping Zhong                        Remarks on the Cauchy-Stieltjes transform of freely infinitely divisible distributions
   15:30 - 16:00    Motohisa Fukuda               Additivity violation and tensor powers of quantum channels
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    Matthias Christandl           On quantum channels appearing in quantum cryptography

   19:30 - 20:00    Reception
   20:00 - 21:00    Hans Maassen                   The Breakdown of Boolean Logic in Quantum Physics                            

Thursday 20/08/2015      

   09:00 - 10:00    Allan Greenleaf                     Restricted linear convolution inequalities
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    Collin Bleak                           On the semi-decidability of the periodicity problem for elements of various groups
   11:30 - 12:30    Tobias Mai                            Regularity of distributions of Wigner integrals
   12:30 - 14:00    Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Franz Lehner                        Cumulants, spreadability and Hausdorff series               
   15:00 - 16:00    Rolf Gohm                             Semi-cosimplicial objects and spreadability
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    Dan Voiculescu                      Free Probability for Pairs of Faces 
   17:30 - 18:30    Ivan Todorov                         Quantum chromatic numbers of graphs

   20:00 - 22:00    GBMS Confence Dinner          

Friday 21/08/2015

    09:00 - 10:00   Hans Maassen                      The ergodic decomposition of measurement records
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    R. Srinivasan                         Cohomology for spatial super-product systems      
   11:30 - 12:30    Debashish Goswami              Quantum isometry group of compact metric spaces      
   12:30 - 14:00    Sandwich Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Uwe Franz                              On conditionally positive functions and functionals
   15:00 - 15:30    Malte Gerhold                         Positive Hochschild Cocycles
   15:30 - 16:00    Shane Mansfield                     The reality of the quantum state: a stronger psi-ontology theorem
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    Michael Christ                          On the fine structure of the Fourier Transform and additive combinatorics

Saturday 22/08/2015 

   09:00 - 10:00    David Evans                              The search for the exotic 
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    Vijay Kodiyalam                         Planar algebras, cabling and the Drinfeld double
   11:30 - 12:00    James Mingo                              Freeness and the Partial Transpose 
   12:00 - 12:30    Pierre Tarrago                            Free wreath product and spin planar algebras

Monday 24/08/2015

    09:00 - 10:00   Anatoly Vershik               The filtrations of Boolean σ-algebras, standardness or hierarchical independence,  
                                                                     and virtual metric spaces with measure
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    Magdalena Musat            Quantum error correction and the Connes embedding problem
   11:30 - 12:30    Mikael Rørdam                 Just infinite groups and C*-algebras
   12:30 - 14:00    Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Vlad Sergiescu                  Braided Thompson groups
   15:00 - 16:00    Collin Bleak                       On automorphisms of the Higman groups G_{n,r} and of the full one sided shift on n-letters.
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    Martin J. Lindsay               KMS-Symmetry and quantum Markov semigroups

Tuesday 25/08/2015  

    09:00 - 10:00  Ilya Shmulevich                Probabilistic Boolean Networks: The Modelling and Control of Gene and Regulatory Systems
   10:00 - 10:30    Coffee & Tea
   10:30 - 11:30    Marius Junge                   Actions of q-gaussian algebras
   11:30 - 12:30    Moritz Weber                   Unitary easy quantum groups
   12:30 - 14:00    Lunch               
   14:00 - 15:00    Roland Friedrich                Formal Groups and Probability
   15:00 - 16:00    Alex Belton                        Quasi-free stochastic processes from quantum random walks
   16:00 - 16:30    Coffee & Tea
   16:30 - 17:30    ...

Wednesday 26/08/2015

Thursday 27/08/2015

Friday 28/08/2015

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