Symposium KCIK 2016, Sopot 19-21.05.2016 PROGRAMME

Thursday, May 19



08:50–09:20 - Registration
09:20–09:30 - Ryszard Horodecki, Director of KCIK, Marek Żukowski Director of the Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics, University of Gdańsk, Opening ceremony


Chair: Marek Żukowski
09:30–10:00 - Iwo Białynicki-Birula, From EM waves to G waves: Maxwell meets Einstein
10:00–10:30 - Nicolas Brunner, Local hidden variable models for quantum states and measurements
10:30–11:00 - Adan Cabello, Thermodynamical cost of contextuality: A novel way of "device-independent" quantum information
11:00–11:30 - Coffee break


Chair: Werner Vogel
11:30–12:00 - Gerardo Adesso, Robustness of coherence: An operational and observable measure of quantum coherence
12:00–12:30 - Lorenzo Maccone, Using entanglement against noise in quantum metrology
12:30–13:00 - C. Aris Chatzidimitriou-Dreismann, Maxwell’s Demon and quantumness of correlations n molecular excitations created by neutron scattering
13:00–14:15 - Lunch break


Chair: Karol Życzkowski
14:15–14:45 - Jan Bouda, Randomness as a resource
14:45–15:15 - Hugo Zbinden, Shot Noise: the key to quantum random numbers, secure steganography and efficient image compression
15:15-15:45 - Coffee break


Chair: Nicolas Brunner
15:45–16:15 - Hanna Wojewódka, Towards realistic randomness amplification
16:15 -16:45 - Eleni Diamanti, Practical secure quantum communications
16:45 – 17:15 - Paweł Caban, Activation of the violation of the Svetlichny inequality
18:00 - PARTY



Friday, May 20



Chair: Iwo Białynicki-Birula
09:30–10:00 - Alexander Lvovsky, Hybrid quantum optical technologies for communications and metrology
10:00–10:30 - Werner Vogel, Beyond genuine multipartite entanglement
10:30–11:00 - Lukas Knips, How long does it take to obtain a physical density matrix?
11:00–11:20 - Coffee break


Chair: Adan Cabello
11:20–11:50 - José Ignacio Latorre, Emergence of symmetries from entanglement
11:50–12:20 - Alexander Streltsov, Entanglement and coherence in quantum state merging
12:20–12:50 - Marco Piani, Should entanglement measures be monogamous or faithful
13:00–14:10 - Lunch break


Chair: Alexander Lvovsky
14:10–14:40 - Mohamed Bourennane, Experimental multiparty quantum communication
14:40–15:10 - Konrad Banaszek, Mode engineering for realistic quantum-enhanced interferometry
15:10-15:40 - Dardo Goyeneche, Multipartite entanglement in heterogeneous systems
15:40–16:00 - Coffee break


Chair: Marco Piani
16:00–16:30 - Florian Mintert, Complete positivity of non-Markovian quantum dynamics
16:30–17:00 - Dariusz Chruściński, Sufficient conditions for memory kernel master equation
17:00 - Meeting of KCIK Scientific Council



Saturday, May 21



Chair: Andrzej Jamiołkowski
09:30–10:00 - Wiesław Leoński, Nonlinear oscillator systems - tools for quantum information theory?
10:00–10:30 - Marek Czachor, Dark energy as a manifestation of nontrivial arithmetic
10:30–10:50 - Coffee break


Chair: Lech Jakóbczyk
10:50 – 11:20 - Justyna Łodyga, The conditional uncertainty principle
11:20–11:50 -  Marek Mozrzymas, Structure and properties of the algebra of partially transposed permutation operators
11:50–12:50 - Screening of the documentary ‘That’s the story’ with the introduction of the producer José Ignacio Latorre
12:50–14:00 - Lunch break
14:15 - Meeting of Qolaps’ Partners