** ****Quantum
Club**

**For high school
students**

*General information*

**Convener** Dr. Alexander Lvovsky

E-mail: *Alex.Lvovsky*(at)*physics.ox.ac.uk*

Telephone: *+44 1865 272275*

**Textbook **A.
I. Lvovsky, Quantum Physics: An Introduction Based on Photons

Springer __Amazon__* *

**Tutors **Information
to be added

*Syllabus and assignments*

Assignment
0 (Complex numbers)

Assignment 1 (Linear spaces, basis,
dimension)

Assignment 2 (Hilbert space, photon polarization,
measurements, quantum cryptography)

Assignment
3 (Adjoint spaces, operators and matrices)

Assignment 4 (Hermitian
operators, spectral theorem, commutators, quantum observables, uncertainty
principle)

Assignment 5 (Unitary
operators, functions of operators, quantum evolution)

Assignment 6 (Tensor
product spaces, entanglement)

Assignment 7 (Local
measurements, nonlocality, Bell inequality, interpretations of quantum
mechanics)

Assignment 8 (Quantum
computation, teleportation and repeaters)