This course will lay the foundations for the field of quantum information.

Bloch sphere representation for qubits, Pauli matrices, Single qubit gates and rotations, Two-qubit states, Reversible and irreversible operations on classical bits, Classical gates and their quantum extensions, Quantum circuits, Universal set of gates, Qubit manipulation, Quantum entanglement, Density operator, Quantum sensing, Quantum projection noise, Quantum metrology, Measurement of Bell states, Classical and quantum correlations, No-cloning theorem, Quantum key distribution, Quantum algorithms

- Lectures: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 9 AM

- Attendance : 10%
- Quizzes, Assignments & Presentation: 70%
- End-semester Exam: 20%

Last Updated: August 17, 2020