About QCMC 2016

The International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC) was established in 1990 to encourage and bring together scientists and engineers working in the interdisciplinary field of quantum information science and technology. To date, twelve such meetings have been held and the thirteenth will take place 4-8 July, 2016 in Singapore.

It will be organised by the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT), National University of Singapore

Scope of the conference

* Cryptography and Communications
* Measurement and Metrology
* Quantum Computing and Information Theory
* Implementations
* Quantum Simulations
* Quantum Control
* Foundations of Quantum Physics

News

Quantum Communication Award 2016
The International Quantum Communication Award for outstanding achievements in quantum communication research is presented at each QCMC. This year, the Award Committee announces the awards go to:

Rainer Blatt (Universität Innsbruck, Austria)
“For his pioneering experiments on quantum information processing with trapped ions and photons”

Artur Ekert (Centre for Quantum Technologies, NUS, Singapore & University of Oxford, UK)
“For his pioneering work on quantum cryptography and outstanding contributions to quantum information science ”.

The certificates will be presented during the conference dinner and the QCMC Award Session will take place on Friday.

Special Sessions

* Loophole-free Bell tests
   - Ronald Hanson, Delft University of Technology
   - Marissa Giustina, University of Vienna
   - Krister Shalm, NIST

* Industrial efforts
   - Alex Bocharov, Microsoft
   - Julian Kelly, Google
   - Bill Munro, NTT Basic Research Labs
   - Colin Williams, D-Wave
    ... and list to be updated


Important Dates

Online Submission: January 4, 2016 - February 29, 2016 (23:59hr in any time zone)
Quantum Communication Award Nomination deadline: February 29, 2016
Notification of acceptance/rejection: April 15, 2016
Early registration deadline: April 30, 2016
Registration deadline: 30 June, 2016


Contact Us

Evon Tan (Secretariat)
Centre for Quantum Technologies
National University of Singapore
Block S15, room #03-18
3 Science Drive 2
Singapore 117543

Phone : +65-6516-7019
Fax : +65-6516-6897
Email: qcmc@quantumlah.org



 

Sponsors:

   
QCMC 2016 Centre for quantum technologies National University of Singapore