Please note that the programme is subject to change.

The event will start with registration for early arrivals at 16:00 on Tuesday 16 December. The main conferences sessions will start at 09:15 on Wednesday 17 December and close at 16:00 on Thursday 18 December.

Tuesday 16 December Wednesday 17 December Thursday 18 December
Poster Programme    

Thursday 18 December

08:30 Registration

Chair: P Kruger, University of Nottingham, UK

09:00 (invited) Hybridization: Good + Good = Bad or Bad + Bad = Good?
B Munro, NTT BRL, Japan
09:40 Fault tolerant network architectures for hybrid matter-light computing
Y Li, University of Oxford, UK
10:00 Novel dressed potentials for ultracold atoms: ring-traps and self-trapping lattices
G Sinuco, University of Sussex, UK
10:20 Decay of dark solitary like wave phenomena in a disk shaped Bose-Einstein Condensate 
N Meyer, University of Birmingham, UK
10:40 Refreshments, exhibition and posters

Quantum Technologies Session
Chair: M Gunn, University of Birmingham, UK

11:00 An industry perspective on quantum technology
L Hyde, BAE Systems ATC, UK
11:20 Quantum sensing and metrology
K Bongs, University of Birmingham, UK
11:40 Quantum sensing/imaging
A Datta, University of Oxford, UK
12:00 Quantum computing/simulation
D Lucas, University of Oxford, UK
12:20 Quantum communications
M Thompson, University of Bristol, UK
12:40 Stimulating the commercialisation of quantum technologies in the UK
R Murray, Innovate UK, UK
13:00 Lunch, exhibition and posters

Chair: M Fromhold, University of Nottingham, UK

14:00 (invited) Explorations in adiabatic quantum optimisation
J Wabnig, Nokia Research Center, UK
14:40 ColdQuanta's portable ultracold matter system
R Kunz, ColdQuanta, USA
15:00 Trapped electrons in microwave quantum circuits
J L Verdu Galiana, University of Sussex, UK
15:20 Refreshments and close

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (poster only):
    Extended to 31 October 2014
  • Early registration deadline:
    18 November 2014
  • Registration deadline:
    9 December 2014