Distinguished PQI Lecture

PQI Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Hideo Mabuchi

Dr. Hideo Mabuchi from Stanford University gave a talk titled "Coherent nonlinear dynamics and the physics of computation".

His early scientific research was focused on understanding open quantum systems, quantum measurement, and the quantum-to-classical transition. In recent years his research group has turned towards fundamental issues of quantum engineering, such as quantum nonlinear dynamics, quantum feedback control and quantum model reduction. Along the way his group has also worked substantially on single-molecule biophysics, quantum information science, and quantum materials. In parallel with directing his group's sponsored research, Hideo has developed a deep personal interest in exploring the interfaces of modern science with traditional craft, aesthetic philosophy and new materialism.

Coherent nonlinear dynamics and the physics of computation

Speaker(s): 
Hideo Mabuchi
Dates: 
Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 3:30pm

The lecture will be livestreamed from our PQI YouTube channel [click here] and questions from the audience will be collected via the YouTube live channel chat and asked at the end.

Lecture abstract: The Coherent Ising Machine (CIM) is an emerging unconventional computing architecture for non-convex optimization....