# Journal Club Winter 2013

This quarter we will be focusing on Quantum Information Theory.

**Place:** TBA

## Schedule

Subject | Speaker | Date |
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## Papers

### General Background

From Classical to Quantum Shannon Theory - A thorough and up-to-date (2012) free textbook by Mark Wilde.

Video lectures by Thomas Cover on classical information theory.

Nielson and Chuang, Quantum Computing and Quantum Information: Part III

### Papers

**April 1996:** Mixed State Entanglement and Quantum Error Correction - C. Bennett, D. DiVincenzo, J. Smolin, W. Wootters

**March 2003:** Symmetry implies independence - R. Renner

**Sept 2003:** Secure key from bound entanglement K. Horodecki, M. Horodecki, P. Horodecki, J. Oppenheim

**July 2004:** Aspects of generic entanglement - P. Hayden, D. Leung, A. Winter

**Dec 2005:** Quantum state merging and negative information - M. Horodecki, J. Oppenheim, A. Winter

**June 2006:** The mother of all protocols: Restructuring quantum information's family tree - A. Abeyesinghe, I. Devetak, P. Hayden, A. Winter

**Aug 2008:** The operational meaning of min- and max-entropy - R. Koenig, R. Renner, C. Schaffner

**Sept 2008:** Post-selection technique for quantum channels with applications to quantum cryptography - M. Christandl, R. Koenig, R. Renner

**April 2009:** A Generalization of Quantum Stein's Lemma - F. Brandao, M. Plenio

**Dec 2009:** Quantum Reverse Shannon Theorem - C. Bennett, I. Devetak, A. Harrow, P. Shor, A. Winter

**March 2010:** Hastings' additivity counterexample via Dvoretzky's theorem - G. Aubrun, S. Szarek, E. Werner

**March 2010:** Weak Decoupling Duality and Quantum Identification - P. Hayden, A. Winter

**Oct 2010:** From Low-Distortion Norm Embeddings to Explicit Uncertainty Relations and Efficient Information Locking - O. Fawzi, P. Hayden, P. Sen

## Organizers

**Organizer:** Kamil Michnicki

**Wiki Page:** Isaac Crosson

**Faculty Advisor:** Aram Harrow