Case Western Reserve University, the Department of Physics and The Great Lakes Energy Institute will host an introductory workshop and meetup to explore quantum sciences, and their applications in devices, biology, medicine and computing. The event will be held at the Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom A, from 3 to 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 5.
The afternoon’s agenda includes:
- Welcome and overview: Glenn Starkman, professor of physics, department co-chair
- “What is quantum mechanics? Why is it of such great interest today?” by Harsh Mathur, professor of physics
- “How can quantum science lead to new technology?” by Jesse Berezovsky, associate professor of physics
- “Applications in biology and medicine” by Michael Hinczewski, assistant professor of physics
- “Quantum-inspired algorithms for medical imaging and healthcare” by Mark Griswold, professor, Department of Radiology, School of Medicine
- Keynote: “Quantum Computing – Making the Quantum Leap” by Michael Flatté, University of Iowa
Presentations will last 20 minutes, with time for questions. The workshop will be followed by a happy hour and networking time. The event is free, but registration is required.