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**Barry Sanders**- Title QianRen B Chair Professor
- Telephone 18816612205
- E-mail barryhbar@gmail.com
- Homepage http://www.iqst.ca/people/home/bsanders/

Education

1988 Diploma of Imperial College

1987 Doctor of Philosophy (Physics with P. L. Knight) Imperial College

1985 Diploma of Imperial College (Mathematical Physics with T. W. B. Kibble) Imperial College

1984 Bachelor of Science (Honors Physics) University of Calgary

Experience

2013- QianRen Chair Physics and Astronomy, University of Science and Technology of China

2013- Director, Institute for Quantum Science and Technology, University of Calgary

2013- AITF iCORE Strategic Chair in Quantum Information Science, Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary

2008-2013 iCORE Chair of Quantum Science and Technology, Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary

2004-2012 Director, Institute for Quantum Information Science, University of Calgary

2003-2008 iCORE Professor of Quantum Information Science Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary

2003-2008 Adjunct Professor, Physics, Macquarie University

2001-2003 Professor, Physics, Macquarie University

1997-2003 Head of Department, Physics, Macquarie University

1997-2001 Associate Professor, Physics, Macquarie University

Research Interest

1.Waveguide quantum electrodynamics

2.All-optical photonic switching

3.Efficient quantum algorithms for quantum simulation

4.Artificial intelligence for quantum control

5.Quantum information processing with interferometry

6.Modelling long-distance quantum cryptography

Publications

**2018**1. R J. Spiteri, M Schmidt, J. Ghosh, E. Zahedinejad and B. C. Sanders, Quantum control for high-fidelity multi-qubit gates, New Journal of Physics, 9 October 2018, arXiv.org:arXiv:1805.03569. (accepted or in press).

2. H. de Guise, L. Maccone, B. C. Sanders and N. Shukla, State-independent uncertainty relations, Physical Review A, 3 October 2018, arXiv.org:1804.06794. (accepted or in press).

3. C. Chen, X. Ding, J. Qin, Y. He, Y.-H. Luo, M.-C. Chen, C. Liu, X.-L. Wang, W.-J. Zhang, H. Li, L.-X. You, Z. Wang, D.-W. Wang, B. C. Sanders, C.-Y. Lu and J.-W. Pan, Observation of topologically protected edge states in a photonic two-dimensional quantum walk, Physical Review Letters 121(10): 100502 (6 pp.), 6 September 2018.

4. S. Asgarnezhad-Zorgabad, R. Sadighi-Bonabi and B. C. Sanders, Excitation and propagation of surface polaritonic rogue waves and breathers, Physical Review A 98(1): 013825 (17 pp.), 13 July 2018.

5. S. Asgarnezhad-Zorgabad, R. Sadighi-Bonabi and B. C. Sanders, Excitation and propagation of surface polaritonic rogue waves and breathers, Physical Review A 98(1): 013825 (17 pp.), 13 July 2018.

6. J.-Z. Wu, H. de Guise and B. C. Sanders, Coincidence landscapes for polarized bosons, Physical Review A 98(1): 013817 (11 pp.), 10 July 2018.

7. Y.-D. Wu, A. Khalid and B. C. Sanders, Efficient code for relativistic quantum summoning, New Journal of Physics 20(6): 063052 (18 pp.), 29 June 2018.

8. M. Ahmadi, H. B. Dang, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Quantification and manipulation of magic states, Physical Review A 97(6): 062332 (9 pp.), 20 June 2018.

9. A. Khalid, D. Spivak, B. C. Sanders and H. de Guise, Permutational symmetries for coincidence rates in multimode multiphotonic interferometry, Physical Review A(6): 063802 (18 pp.), 5 June 2018, arXiv.org:arXiv:1709.06615.

10. S. Xu, X. X. Sun, J. Z. Wu, W. W. Zhang, N. Arshed and B. C. Sanders, Quantum walk on a chimera graph, New Journal of Physics 20(5): 053039 (13 pp.), 15 May 2018.

11. P. Palittapongarnpim and B. C. Sanders, Enter the machine, Nature Physics 14(5): 432 - 433, 1 May 2018.

12. Z. Shaterzadeh-Yazdi, B. C. Sanders and G. A. DiLabio, Ab-Initio characterization of coupling strength for all types of dangling-bond pairs on the hydrogen-terminated Si(100)-2x1 surface, Journal of Chemical Physics148(15): 154701 (8 pp.), 16 April 2018. (Editor's Pick).

13. K. K. Wang, X. P. Wang, X. Zhan, Z. H. Bian, J. Li, B. C. Sanders and P. Xue, Entanglement-enhanced quantum metrology in a noisy environment, Physical Review A 97(4): 042112 (10 pp.), 7 April 2018.

14. D.-X. Quan, L.-L. Zhu, C.-X. Pei and B. C. Sanders, Fault-tolerant conversion between adjacent Reed-Muller quantum codes based on gauge fixing, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 51(11): 115305 (16 pp.), 19 February 2018.

**2017**15. N. Sang-Nourpour, B. Lavoie, R. Kheradmand, M. Rezaei and B. C. Sanders, Characterization of surface-plasmon polaritons at lossy interfaces, Journal of Optics 19(12): 125004 (12 pp.), 20 November 2017.

16. W. W. Zhang, B. C. Sanders, S. Apers, S. K. Goyal and D. L. Feder, Detecting topological transitions in two dimensions by Hamiltonian evolution, Physical Review Letters 119(19): 197401 (6 pp.), 6 November 2017.

17. X. Zhan, L. Xiao, Z. H. Bian, K. K. Wang, X.-Z. Qiu, B. C. Sanders, W. Yi and P. Xue, Detecting topological invariants in nonunitary discrete-time quantum walks, Physical Review Letters 119(13): 130501 (6 pp.), 27 September 2017.

18. M. Ahmadi, Y.-D. Wu and B. C. Sanders, Relativistic (2,3)-threshold quantum secret sharing, Physical Review D 96(6): 065018 (10 pp.), 25 September 2017.

19. P. Fraser and B. C. Sanders, Loophole-free Bell tests and the falsification of local realism, The Journal of Student Science and Technology 10(1): 23 - 30, 28 August 2017.

20. H.-L. Huang, Q. Zhao, X. F. Ma, C. Liu, Z.-E. Su, X.-L. Wang, L. Li, N.-L. Liu, B. C. Sanders, C.-Y. Lu and J.-W. Pan, Experimental blind quantum computing for a classical client, Physical Review Letters 119(05): 050503 (5 pp.), 2 August 2017.

21. L. Xiao, X. Zhan, Z. H. Bian, K. K. Wang, X. Zhang, X. P. Wang, J. Li, K. Mochizuki, D. Kim, N. Kawakami, W. Yi, H. Obuse, B. C. Sanders and P. Xue, Observation of topological edge states in parity-time-symmetric quantum walks, Nature Physics 13: 1117 - 1123, 31 July 2017.

22. M. Ghosh, A. Karigowda, A. Jayaraman, F. Bretenaker, B. C. Sanders and A. Narayanan, Demonstration of a high-contrast optical switching in an atomic Delta system, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 50(16): 165502 (8 pp.), 31 July 2017.

23. S. M. Barnett, A. Beige, A. Ekert, B. M. Garraway, C. H. Keitel, V. Kendon, M. Lein, G. J. Milburn, H. M. Moya-Cessa, M. Murao, J. K. Pachos, G. M. Palma, E. Paspalakis, S. J. D. Phoenix, B. Piraux, M. Plenio, B. C. Sanders, J. Twamley, A. Vidiella-Barranco and M. S. Kim, Journeys from quantum optics to quantum technology, Progress in Quantum Electronics54: 19 - 45, 19 July 2017.

24. D. Wang, C. Liu, C.-S. Xiao, J.-X. Zhang, H. M. Alotaibi, B. C. Sanders, L.-G. Wang and S.-Y. Zhu, Strong coherent light amplification with double electromagnetically induced transparency coherences, Scientific Reports 7: 5796 (8 pp.), 19 July 2017.

25. W. W. Zhang, S. K. Goyal, C. Simon and B. C. Sanders, Decomposition of split-step quantum walks for simulating Majorana modes and edge states, Physical Review A 95(5): 052351 (7 pp.), 30 May 2017.

26. P. Palittapongarnpim, P. Wittek, E. Zahedinejad, S. Vedaie and B. C. Sanders, Learning in quantum control: High-dimensional global optimization for noisy quantum dynamics, Neurocomputing 268: 116 - 126, 30 April 2017.

27. H. Lu, C. Liu, D.-S. Wang, L.-K. Chen, Z.-D. Li, X.-C. Yao, L. Li, N.-L. Liu, C.-Z. Peng, B. C. Sanders, Y. -A. Chen and J.-W. Pan, Experimental quantum channel simulation, Physical Review A 95(4): 042310 (8 pp.), 10 April 2017.

28. T. Hill, B. C. Sanders and H. Deng, Cooperative light scattering in any dimension, Physical Review A 95(3): 033832 (5 pp.), 24 March 2017.

29. M. Y. Niu, B. C. Sanders, F. N. C. Wong and J. H. Shapiro, Unity-efficiency parametric down-conversion via amplitude amplification, Physical Review Letters 118(12): 123601 (6 pp.), 23 March 2017.

30. M. Beig-Mohammadi, N. Sang-Nourpour, B. C. Sanders, B. Lavoie and R. Kheradmand, Hybrid modes tunability in metamaterial nano-waveguides, Optical Engineering 56(2): 027105 (9 pp.), 15 February 2017.

31. A. Khalique and B. C. Sanders, Long-distance quantum key distribution using concatenated entanglement swapping with practical resources, Optical Engineering 56(1): 016114 (8 pp.), 25 January 2017, arXiv.org:1610.04828.

**2016**32. H. M. Alotaibi and B. C. Sanders, Enhanced nonlinear susceptibility via double-double electromagnetically induced transparency, Physical Review A 94(5): 053832 (11 pp.), 16 November 2016.

33. E. Zahedinejad, J. Ghosh and B. C. Sanders, Designing high-fidelity single-shot three-qubit gates: A machine-learning approach, Physical Review Applied 6(5): 054005 (18 pp.), 16 November 2016.

34. W. W. Zhang, S. K. Goyal, F. Gao, B. C. Sanders and C. Simon, Creating cat states in one-dimensional quantum walks using delocalized initial states, New Journal of Physics 18(9): 093025 (14 pp.), 14 September 2016.

35. P. Hayden, S. Nezami, G. Salton and B. C. Sanders, Spacetime replication of continuous variable quantum information, New Journal of Physics 18(8): 083043 (30 pp.), 24 August 2016.

36. E. Martín-Martínez and B. C. Sanders, Precise space-time positioning for entanglement harvesting, New Journal of Physics 18(4): 043031 (10 pp.), 20 April 2016.

37. M. Adcock, P. Høyer and B. C. Sanders, Quantum computation with coherent spin states and the close Hadamard problem, Quantum Information Processing 15(4): 1361 - 1386, 1 April 2016.

38. K.-P. Marzlin, A. Panwar, M. S. G. Razul and B. C. Sanders, Propagation of radiation pulses through gas-plasma mixtures, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 49(7): 075501 (13 pp.), 17 March 2016, arXiv.org:1602.07190.

39. J. Ghosh and B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulation of macro and micro quantum phase transition from paramagnetism to frustrated magnetism with a superconducting circuit, New Journal of Physics 18(3): 033015 (8 pp.), 7 March 2016, arXiv.org:1506.02073.

40. I. Dhand, A. Khalid, H. Lu and B. C. Sanders, Accurate and precise characterization of linear optical interferometers, Journal of Optics 18(3): 035204 (20 pp.), 29 February 2016, arXiv.org:arXiv:1508.00283v1.

41. X. Zhan, X. Zhang, J. Li, B. C. Sanders and P. Xue, Realization of the contextuality-nonlocality tradeoff with a qubit-qutrit photon pair, Physical Review Letters 116(9): 090401 (4 pp.), 29 February 2016. (Editors' Suggestion).

42. E. Bae, G. Gour, S. Lee, J. Park and B. C. Sanders, Stability theorem of depolarizing channels for the minimal output quantum Rényi entropies, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 49(11): 115304 (13 pp.), 2 February 2016.

**2015**43. Y. R. Sanders, J. J. Wallman and B. C. Sanders, Bounding quantum gate error rate based on reported average fidelity, New Journal of Physics 18(1): 012002 (13 pp.), 21 December 2015.

44. I. Dhand, B. C. Sanders and H. de Guise, Algorithms for SU(n) boson realizations and D-functions, Journal of Mathematical Physics 56(11): 111705 (19 pp.), 12 November 2015, arXiv.org:1507.06274.

45. A. Khalique and B. C. Sanders, Practical long-distance quantum key distribution through concatenated entanglement swapping with parametric down-conversion sources , Journal of the Optical Society of America B32(11): 2382 - 2390, 30 October 2015.

46. M. Tillmann, S.-H. Tan, S. E. Stoeckl, B. C. Sanders, H. de Guise, R. Heilmann, S. Nolte, A. Szameit and P. Walther, Generalized multi-photon quantum interference, Physical Review X 5(4): 041015, 27 October 2015, arXiv.org:1403.3433.

47. P. Xue, R. Zhang, Z. H. Bian, X. Zhan, H. Qin and B. C. Sanders, Localized state in a two-dimensional quantum walk on a disordered lattice, Physical Review A 92(4): 042316, 30 September 2015.

48. G. K. Brennen, P. Rohde, B. C. Sanders and S. Singh, Multiscale quantum simulation of quantum field theory using wavelets, Physical Review A92(3): 032315 (11 pp.), 15 September 2015, arXiv.org:1412.0750.

49. V. Gheorghiu, M. C. de Oliveira and B. C. Sanders, Nonzero classical discord, Physical Review Letters 115(3): 030403 (5 pp.), 14 July 2015, arXiv.org:1407.5507.

50. Z. H. Bian, J. Li, H. Qin, X. Zhan, R. Zhang, B. C. Sanders and P. Xue, Realization of single-qubit positive operator-valued measurement via a one-dimensional photonic quantum walk, Physical Review Letters 114(2): 203602 (5 pp.), 22 May 2015, arXiv.org:1501.05540.

51. E. Zahedinejad, J. Ghosh and B. C. Sanders, High-fidelity single-shot Toffoli gate via quantum control, Physical Review Letters 114(20): 200502 (5 pp.), 20 May 2015, arXiv.org:1501.04676.

52. H. M. Alotaibi and B. C. Sanders, Slowing the probe field in the second window of double-double electromagnetically induced transparency, Physical Review A 91(4): 043817 (18 pp.), 10 April 2015.

53. P. Xue, R. Zhang, H. Qin, X. Zhan, Z. H. Bian, J. Li and B. C. Sanders, Experimental quantum-walk revival with a time-dependent coin, Physical Review Letters 114(14): 140502 (4 pp.), 6 April 2015.

54. D.-S. Wang and B. C. Sanders, Quantum circuit design for accurate simulation of qudit channels, New Journal of Physics 17(4): 043004 (16 pp.), 2 April 2015, arXiv.org:1407.7251.

**2014**55. H. de Guise, S.-H. Tan, I. P. Poulin and B. C. Sanders, Erratum: Coincidence landscapes for three-channel linear optical networks [Phys. Rev. A 89, 063819 (2014)], Physical Review A 90(6): 069901 (1 p.), 1 December 2014.

56. M. Manjappa, S. S. Undurti, A. Karigowda, A. Narayanan and B. C. Sanders, Effects of temperature and ground-state coherence decay on enhancement and amplification in a Δ atomic system, Physical Review A90(4): 043859 (6 pp.), 30 October 2014, arXiv.org:1409.0460.

57. B. C. Sanders and C. C. Gerry, Connection between the N00N state as a superposition of SU(2) coherent states, Physical Review A 90(4): 045804 (3 pp.), 27 October 2014, arXiv.org:1405.5026.

58. E. Zahedinejad, S. Schirmer and B. C. Sanders, Evolutionary algorithms for hard quantum control, Physical Review A 90(3): 032310 (9 pp.), 8 September 2014, arXiv.org:1403.0943.

59. A. Khalique and B. C. Sanders, Long-distance quantum communication through any number of entanglement swapping operations, Physical Review A 90(3): 032304 (8 pp.), 3 September 2014, arXiv.org: arXiv:1407.1568.

60. M. Skotiniotis, B. Toloui, I. T. Durham and B. C. Sanders, Quantum resource theory for charge-parity-time inversion, Physical Review A 90(1): 012326, 18 July 2014, arXiv.org:1405.2516.

61. C. Trail, K. Almutairi, D. L. Feder and B. C. Sanders, Nonlinear phase shifts of light trapped in a two-component Bose-Einstein condensate, Physical Review A 89(6): 063823 (8 pp.), 26 June 2014.

62. H. de Guise, S.-H. Tan, I. P. Poulin and B. C. Sanders, Coincidence landscapes for three-channel linear optical networks, Physical Review A89(6): 063819 (16 pp.), 23 June 2014, arXiv.org:1402.2391.

63. I. Dhand and B. C. Sanders, Stability of the Trotter-Suzuki decomposition, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 47(26): 265206 (15 pp.), 17 June 2014, arXiv.org:1403.3469.

64. P. Xue, H. Qin, B. Tang and B. C. Sanders, Observation of quasiperiodic dynamics in a one-dimensional quantum walk of single photons in space, New Journal of Physics 16(5): 053009 (10 pp.), 6 May 2014, arXiv.org:1312.0123.

65. H. M. Alotaibi and B. C. Sanders, Double-double electromagnetically induced transparency with amplification, Physical Review A 89(2): 021802(R) (5 pp.), 27 February 2014.

66. Z. Shaterzadeh-Yazdi, L. Livadaru, M. Taucer, J. Mutus, J. L. Pitters, R. A. Wolkow and B. C. Sanders, Characterizing the rate and coherence of single-electron tunneling between two dangling bonds on the surface of silicon, Physical Review B 89(3): 035315 (12 pp.), 28 January 2014, arXiv.org:1305.6359.

**2013**67. A. F. Van Loo, A. Fedorov, K. Lalumière, B. C. Sanders, A. Blais and A. Wallraff, Photon-mediated interactions between distant artificial atoms, Science 342(6165): 1494 - 1496, 20 December 2013.

68. A. G. D'Souza, B. C. Sanders and D. L. Feder, Fermionized photons in the ground state of one-dimensional coupled cavities, Physical Review A 88(6): 063801 (15 pp.), 2 December 2013.

69. K. Lalumière, B. C. Sanders, A. F. Van Loo, A. Fedorov, A. Wallraff and A. Blais, Input-output theory for waveguide QED with an ensemble of inhomogeneous atoms, Physical Review A 88(4): 043806 (15 pp.), 7 October 2013.

70. D.-S. Wang, M. C. de Oliveira, D. W. Berry and B. C. Sanders, Solovay-Kitaev decomposition strategy for single-qubit channels, Physical Review Letters 111(13): 130504 (5 pp.), 25 September 2013, arXiv.org:1305.2783.

71. V. Gheorghiu and B. C. Sanders, Accessing quantum secrets via local operations and classical communication, Physical Review A 88(2): 022340 (5 pp.), 30 August 2013, arXiv.org:1305.0805.

72. B. Lavoie, P. M. Leung and B. C. Sanders, Slow light with three-level atoms in metamaterial waveguides, Physical Review A 88(2): 023860 (6 pp.), 30 August 2013, arXiv.org:1303.3218.

73. A. Khalique, W. Tittel and B. C. Sanders, Practical long-distance quantum communication using concatenated entanglement swapping, Physical Review A 88(2): 022336 (8 pp.), 28 August 2013, arXiv.org:1305.3946. Editors' Suggestion.

74. A. Ü. C. Hardal, P. Xue, Y. Shikano, Ö. E. Müstecaplıoğlu and B. C. Sanders, Discrete time quantum walk with nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond coupled to a superconducting flux qubit, Physical Review A 88(2): 022303 (11 pp.), 1 August 2013, arXiv.org:1301.1050.

75. M. Skotiniotis, B. Toloui, I. T. Durham and B. C. Sanders, Quantum frameness for CPT inversion symmetry, Physical Review Letters 111(2): 020504 (5 pp.), 11 July 2013, arXiv.org:1306.6114.

76. N. B. Lovett, C. Crosnier, M. Perarnau-Llobet and B. C. Sanders, Differential evolution for many-particle adaptive quantum metrology, Physical Review Letters 110(22): 220501 (4 pp.), 28 May 2013, arXiv.org:1304.2246. Featured on the cover of the Physical Review Letters issue.

77. M. Adcock, P. Høyer and B. C. Sanders, Gaussian quantum computation with oracle-decision problems, Quantum Information Processing 12(4): 1759 - 1779, 1 April 2013, arXiv.org:1206.1035.

78. R. H. Choi, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement sharing protocol via quantum error correcting codes, Physical Review A87(3): 032319 (7 pp.), 15 March 2013, arXiv.org:1212.4217.

79. S.-H. Tan, Y. Y. Gao, H. de Guise and B. C. Sanders, SU(3) Quantum Interferometry with single-photon input pulses, Physical Review Letters110(11): 113603 (5 pp.), 12 March 2013, arXiv.org:1208.5677.

80. P. Xue and B. C. Sanders, Controlling and reversing the transition from classical diffusive to quantum ballistic transport in a quantum walk by driving the coin, Physical Review A 87(2): 022334 (7 pp.), 22 February 2013, arXiv.org:1209.3376.

81. A. de la Lande, N. S. Babcock, J. Řezáč, B. C. Sanders and D. R. Salahub, Correction: Surface residues dynamically organize water bridges to enhance electron transfer between proteins (PNAS, vol 107, pg 11799, 2010), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110(3): 1136 - 1137, 15 January 2013.

Talks

2016

1.12 Jan 2016, I. Dhand, A. Khalid, L. He, H. de Guise and B. C. Sanders, Characterization and simulation of linear optics (poster, contributed), The 19th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2016), Banff, Alberta, 10 Jan 2016 - 16 Jan 2016.

2.12 Jan 2016, W. W. Zhang, B. C. Sanders and D. L. Feder, Topological signatures in two-dimensional continuous-time quantum walks (poster, contributed), The 19th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2016), Banff, Alberta, 10 Jan 2016 - 16 Jan 2016.

3.11 Jan 2016, P. Palittapongarnpim, E. Zahedinejad and B. C. Sanders, Classical Heuristic-based machine learning for quantum control problems (poster, contributed), The 19th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2016), Banff, Alberta, 10 Jan 2016 - 16 Jan 2016.

4.11 Jan 2016, Y. R. Sanders, J. J. Wallman and B. C. Sanders, Bounding quantum gate error rate based on reported average fidelity (poster, contributed), The 19th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2016), Banff, Alberta, 10 Jan 2016 - 16 Jan 2016.

2015

5.16 Dec 2015, B. C. Sanders, Multiscale quantum field theory with wavelets (colloquium), Indian Institute of Science, Centre for High Energy Physics Colloquium - abstract - .

6.14 Dec 2015, B. C. Sanders, Quantum computing with linear optics and single photons (plenary), International Conference on Light Quanta: Modern Perspectives and Applications (ICLQMPA2015), University of Allahabad, India, 14 Dec 2015 - 16 Dec 2015.

7.9 Dec 2015, B. C. Sanders, Multi-Channel Linear Photon Interferometry for Quantum Information Processing (invited), Meeting on Quantum Information Processing and Applications, Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, India, 7 Dec 2015 - 13 Dec 2015 - abstract - .

8.26 Nov 2015, B. C. Sanders, High-fidelity single-shot multi-qubit gate via avoided level crossing (invited), The 3rd International Workshop on Frontiers in Quantum Optics and Quantum Information, Beijing, People's Republic of China, 26 Nov 2015 - 28 Nov 2015.

9.24 Nov 2015, B. C. Sanders, Multi-channel photon interferometry for quantum information processing (invited), CIFAR Quantum Information Science Program Meeting, Beijing, People's Republic of China, 23 Nov 2015 - 25 Nov 2015.

10.9 Oct 2015, B. C. Sanders, Multi-channel photon interferometry for quantum information processing (invited, seminar), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Quantum Information Seminar - abstract - .

11.10 Aug 2015, I. Dhand, A. Khalid, H. Lu and B. C. Sanders, Accurate and precise characterization of linear optical devices (invited, seminar), Quantum Communication and Quantum Imaging XIII, San Diego, California, United States of America, 9 Aug 2015 - 13 Aug 2015.

12.18 Jun 2015, I. Dhand, B. C. Sanders and H. de Guise, Algorithms for Boson realizations of SU(n) (poster, contributed), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

13.18 Jun 2015, J. Johannes, E. Zahedinejad and B. C. Sanders, Bridging the gap between theoretical and experimentally inferred reorganization energy (poster, contributed), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

14.17 Jun 2015, I. Dhand, A. Khalid, H. Lu and B. C. Sanders, Accurate and precise characterization of linear optical interferometers (contributed, seminar), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

15.17 Jun 2015, B. C. Sanders, E. Zahedinejad and J. Ghosh, High-fidelity single-shot Toffoli gate via quantum control (invited), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

16.17 Jun 2015, N. Sang-Nourpour, B. Lavoie, R. Kheradmand and B. C. Sanders, Generalized waveguide theory including electromagnetic duality (contributed), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

17.17 Jun 2015, W. W. Zhang, S. K. Goyal and B. C. Sanders, Electric quantum walks without electric field: an optical implementation scheme (poster, contributed), Physics in Canada 71, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (2015 CAP Congress), Edmonton, Canada, 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015. (No. 2 Supplement).

18.13 Jun 2015, J. Ghosh and B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulation of micro and macro frustrated quantum magnetism with superconducting circuits (contributed), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

19.12 Jun 2015, I. Dhand, B. C. Sanders and H. de Guise, Algorithm for boson realization of SU(n) (contributed), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

20.11 Jun 2015, J. Johannes, E. Zahedinejad, D. R. Salahub and B. C. Sanders, Bridging the gap between theoretical and experimentally inferred reorganization energy (poster), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

21.11 Jun 2015, P. Palittapongarnpim, P. Wittek and B. C. Sanders, Reinforcement learning algorithm for adaptive quantum measurement including noise and loss (poster), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

22.11 Jun 2015, N. Sang-Nourpour, B. Lavoie, R. Kheradmand and B. C. Sanders, Generalized waveguide theory including electromagnetic duality (poster), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

23.11 Jun 2015, W. W. Zhang, D. L. Feder and B. C. Sanders, Topological signatures in two-dimensional continuous-time quantum walks (poster), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, 11 Jun 2015 - 13 Jun 2015 - abstract - .

24.8 May 2015, I. Dhand, H. de Guise, A. Khalid, H. Lu and B. C. Sanders, Characterization and Simulation of Multi-Photon Interferometers (invited), Workshop on Multi-Photon Interferometry, Shanghai, People's Republic of China, 7 May 2015 - 10 May 2015.

25.12 Mar 2015, B. C. Sanders, Accurate and precise characterization of linear optical interferometers (invited), Second Workshop on Scalable Information Processing with Quantum Nano-Photonics (SIPQNP), Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, 12 Mar 2015 - 13 Mar 2015.

26.27 Feb 2015, B. C. Sanders, Algorithmic quantum channel simulation (seminar), The Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO), Barcelona, Spain.

27.26 Feb 2015, B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulation of micro and macro frustrated quantum magnetism (invited), Fourth Workshop on Quantum Simulations, 22 Feb 2015 - 27 Feb 2015.

28.12 Jan 2015, I. Dhand, B. C. Sanders and H. de Guise, Group-theoretic algorithms for multiphoton interferometry (poster, contributed), The 18th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP2015), Sydney, NSW, Australia, 12 Jan 2015 - 16 Jan 2015.

2014

29.16 Dec 2014, B. C. Sanders, Quantum Computers (invited), PIR Live Event, Calgary, Canada, 26 Nov 2014 - 16 Dec 2014.

30.27 Nov 2014, B. C. Sanders, Threats and opportunities for quantum computing (invited), The Calgary Security Professionals Information Exchange Society (SPIE), Canada - abstract - .

31.23 Oct 2014, T. Hill, B. C. Sanders and H. Deng, The general solution of cooperative emission in arbitrary dimension (contributed), OSA Frontiers in Optics Laser Science (FiO/LS), Tucson, United States, 19 Oct 2014 - 23 Oct 2014.

32.19 Sep 2014, B. C. Sanders, Implementation of Quantum Information: The next steps (invited), Advances in Quantum Information Theory and Applications, Rabat, Morocco, 15 Sep 2014 - 19 Sep 2014.

33.18 Sep 2014, B. C. Sanders, Implementation of quantum information: Ion traps (invited), Advances in Quantum Information Theory and Applications, Rabat, Morocco, 15 Sep 2014 - 19 Sep 2014.

34.13 Sep 2014, B. C. Sanders, BosonSampling with controlled photon arrival times (invited), International School on New Trends in Quantum Information Theory, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan, 12 Sep 2014 - 13 Sep 2014.

35.12 Sep 2014, B. C. Sanders, Quantum computing with linear optics and single photons (plenary), International School on New Trends in Quantum Information Theory, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan, 12 Sep 2014 - 13 Sep 2014.

36.12 Sep 2014, B. C. Sanders, Quantum electrodynamics in spaceland, flatland and lineland (invited), International School on New Trends in Quantum Information Theory, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan, 12 Sep 2014 - 13 Sep 2014.

37.19 Jun 2014, B. C. Sanders, Quantum electrodynamics in lineland (invited), Fifth Annual Graduate Research Symposium, The Faculty of Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta - abstract - .

38.6 Jun 2014, B. C. Sanders, A dash of adiabaticity, a pinch of permanents and a smidgeon of simulation for an interdisciplinary quantum information (invited), CIFAR Quantum Information Science Program Meeting (QIP), Auberge Duchesnay, Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Quebec, 3 Jun 2014 - 6 Jun 2014.

39.8 Apr 2014, B. C. Sanders, BosonSampling with controllable distinguishability of photons (keynote), Mini Workshop on the Frontiers of Quantum Information, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 8 Apr 2014 - 8 Apr 2014.

40.4 Apr 2014, B. C. Sanders, Quantum electrodynamics in lineland (invited), Society of Physics Students, Department of Physics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia - abstract - .

41.4 Apr 2014, B. C. Sanders, Whither quantum computing? (seminar), Optical Society of America, UVA Chapter, Physics and Astronomy, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

42.3 Apr 2014, B. C. Sanders, BosonSampling with controllable distinguishability of photons (seminar), Physics and Astronomy, Physics and Astronomy, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

43.28 Mar 2014, B. C. Sanders, Bosonsampling with controllable distinguishability of photons (seminar), Centre for Quantum Information and Quantum Computation, Quantum Optics, Department of Physics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario - abstract - .

44.25 Mar 2014, B. C. Sanders, Evolutionary algorithms for hard quantum control (invited, seminar), Physics of Information Group, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario.

45.24 Mar 2014, B. C. Sanders, BosonSampling with controllable distinguishability of photons, Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario - abstract - .

46.17 Mar 2014, B. C. Sanders, Whither quantum computing? (invited), Quantum Research Group, School of Chemistry and Physics, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

47.5 Mar 2014, D. L. Feder, A. G. D'Souza and B. C. Sanders, Fermionized photons in one-dimensional coupled cavities (contributed), Q34.00010, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 59(1):, APS March Meeting 2014, Denver, Colorado, 3 Mar 2014 - 7 Mar 2014 - abstract - .

48.26 Feb 2014, B. C. Sanders, Re-shaping the technology landscape in Alberta, with help from global networks (invited), Outreach CIFAR Event, Calgary Petroleum Club, Calgary, Alberta.

49.30 Jan 2014, B. C. Sanders, Evolutionary algorithms for adaptive quantum metrology, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India - abstract - .

50.23 Jan 2014, B. C. Sanders, Whither quantum computing? (invited, colloquium), Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

2013

51.3 Dec 2013, B. C. Sanders, On measuring coherence in coupled dangling-bond dynamics (invited), EQuS 2013 Annual Workshop, Mudjimba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, 2 Dec 2013 - 4 Dec 2013.

52.28 Nov 2013, B. C. Sanders, Coherent and cooperative quantum optics in one dimension (seminar), Department of Physics and Astronomy, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

53.16 Nov 2013, B. C. Sanders, Efficient quantum simulation of a quantum channel (invited), CIFAR: Quantum Information Science Program Meeting (QIP), Manoir des Sables, Orford, Quebec, 13 Nov 2013 - 16 Nov 2013.

54.11 Nov 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulations of quantum channels (invited), Workshop on Quantum Simulations and Quantum Walks, The Centro di Ricerca Matematica Ennio De Giorgi, Pisa, Italy, 11 Nov 2013 - 15 Nov 2013.

55.31 Oct 2013, B. C. Sanders, Coherent and cooperative quantum optics in one dimension (invited), The 4th International Workshop on Quantum Optics, Jeju Island, South Korea, 30 Oct 2013 - 2 Nov 2013.

56.30 Oct 2013, B. C. Sanders, Algorithmic quantum simulation (invited), The 4th International Workshop on Quantum Optics, Jeju Island, South Korea, 30 Oct 2013 - 2 Nov 2013.

57.18 Oct 2013, B. C. Sanders, Characterizing coherently-coupled dangling-bond dynamics (invited), Progress towards practical quantum information processing: Meeting in honour of Dr. Sean Barrett, Imperial College of London, London, United Kingdom, 18 Oct 2013 - 18 Oct 2013.

58.2 Oct 2013, B. C. Sanders, Algorithmic quantum simulation (invited, seminar), CM-AMO Seminar, Department of Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan - abstract - .

59.27 Sep 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum frameness for CPT symmetry (invited), Workshop on Entanglement in Curved Spacetime, Banff International Research Station, Banff, Alberta, 22 Sep 2013 - 27 Sep 2013 - abstract - .

60.9 Sep 2013, B. C. Sanders, BosonSampling with non-simultaneous photons (colloquium), Department of Physics, Southeast University, Nanjing, China - abstract - .

61.29 Jul 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum interferometry for computation: estimating immanants from photon coincidences (plenary), 5th International Conference Frontiers of Nonlinear Physics (FNP 2013), Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 28 Jul 2013 - 2 Aug 2013.

62.26 Jun 2013, I. Dhand and B. C. Sanders, Finite precision in Trotter-Suzuki decomposition (contributed), Canadian Quantum Information Students' conference, Calgary, 24 Jun 2013 - 29 Jun 2013.

63.26 Jun 2013, B. C. Sanders, Universal quantum simulation for fun & profit (invited), The 10th Annual Canadian Quantum Information Students' Conference, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, 24 Jun 2013 - 28 Jun 2013.

64.12 Jun 2013, B. C. Sanders, S.-H. Tan, H. de Guise and Y. Y. Gao, Estimating immanants from interferometric photon coincidences, CLEO: QELS Fundamental Science 2013, San Jose, California, 9 Jun 2013 - 14 Jun 2013.

65.6 Jun 2013, I. Dhand and B. C. Sanders, Finite precision in Trotter-Suzuki decomposition (seminar), Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario.

66.30 May 2013, I. Dhand and B. C. Sanders, Finite precision in Trotter-Suzuki decomposition (contributed), CAP Congress 2013, Montreal, 27 May 2013 - 31 May 2013.

67.27 May 2013, B. C. Sanders, Collective atomic effects in waveguide quantum electrodynamics (invited), Quantum Optics and New Materials (V) (QONM-V), Beijing, China, 26 May 2013 - 29 May 2013 - abstract - .

68.21 May 2013, B. C. Sanders, Multi-atom collective effects and electromagnetically induced transparency in one-dimensional waveguides (invited), Extreme Photonics and Quantum Photonics Summer School, Ottawa, Ontario, 21 May 2013 - 25 May 2013.

69.19 Apr 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum Information, Quantum Cafe, Melrose Caf�, Calgary, Alberta.

70.10 Apr 2013, B. C. Sanders, Universal quantum simulation for physical demonstrations and applications (invited, colloquium), The Russian Quantum Center, Moscow, Russia - abstract - .

71.5 Apr 2013, B. C. Sanders, Universal quantum simulation for physical demonstrations and applications (invited, colloquium), Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Institute of Physics, St. Petersburg, Russia.

72.4 Apr 2013, B. C. Sanders, Whither Quantum Computing? (seminar), Saint-Petersburg State University, SOLAB, Institute of Physics, St. Petersburg, Russia - abstract - .

73.21 Mar 2013, H. M. Alotaibi and B. C. Sanders, Two electromagnetically induced transparency windows and cross-phase modulation with four-level superconducting artificial atoms, APS March Meeting (APS March 2013), Baltimore, Maryland, 18 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

74.21 Mar 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum frameness for charge-parity-time inversion symmetry (invited), APS March Meeting (APS March 2013), Baltimore, Maryland, 18 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

75.21 Mar 2013, K. Lalumière, A. Blais, B. C. Sanders, A. F. Van Loo, A. Fedorov and A. Wallraff, Tuning from coherent interaction to super- and subradiance with artificial atoms in a 1D waveguide, APS March Meeting (APS March 2013), Baltimore, Maryland, 18 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

76.18 Mar 2013, D.-S. Wang, M. C. de Oliveira, D. W. Berry and B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulation for open-system dynamics, APS March Meeting (APS March 2013), Baltimore, Maryland, 18 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

77.17 Mar 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum information and computation for quantum chemistry (tutorial), APS March Meeting (APS March 2013), Baltimore, Maryland, 18 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013.

78.5 Mar 2013, S.-H. Tan, Y. Y. Gao, H. de Guise and B. C. Sanders, Quantum interferometry with single-photon input pulses (poster), IPS Meeting 2013, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 4 Mar 2013 - 6 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

79.26 Feb 2013, V. Gheorghiu and B. C. Sanders, Recovering quantum information via classical channels (seminar), Department of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego, California - abstract - .

80.26 Feb 2013, C. Crosnier, N. B. Lovett and B. C. Sanders, Learning algorithms for designing efficient, precise, robust, single-shot, quantum-enhanced adaptive parameter estimation policies (poster), New Directions in the Quantum Control Landscape, The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara, California, 25 Feb 2013 - 1 Mar 2013 - abstract - .

81.25 Feb 2013, B. C. Sanders, Efficient algorithm for designing universal quantum circuits to simulate efficiently open-system quantum dynamics (invited), New Directions in the Quantum Control Landscape, The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara, California, 25 Feb 2013 - 1 Mar 2013.

82.21 Feb 2013, B. C. Sanders, Artificial-intelligence reinforcement learning for quantum metrology with adaptive measurements (invited), Workshop on Mathematical Methods of Quantum Tomography, Fields Institute, Toronto, Ontario, 19 Feb 2013 - 22 Feb 2013 - abstract - .

83.21 Feb 2013, V. Gheorghiu and B. C. Sanders, Recovering quantum secrets via classical channels (poster), 15th Southwest Quantum Information and Technology Annual Meeting (SQuInT) 2013, Santa Barbara, California, 21 Feb 2013 - 23 Feb 2013 - abstract - .

84.7 Feb 2013, C. Trail and B. C. Sanders, Coupling of quantum fluctuations in a two-component condensate (invited), SPIE Photonics West 2013, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, California, 2 Feb 2013 - 7 Feb 2013 - abstract - .

85.7 Feb 2013, B. C. Sanders, S.-H. Tan, H. de Guise and Y. Y. Gao, Estimating immanants from interferometric photon coincidences (seminar), Physics and Astronomy, Center for Quantum Information and Control, Albuquerque, New Mexico - abstract - .

86.7 Jan 2013, B. C. Sanders, Computing immanants from photon coincidences (invited), International Conference on Quantum Information and Quantum Computing (ICQICQ), Bangalore, India, 6 Jan 2013 - 11 Jan 2013 - abstract - .

87.5 Jan 2013, B. C. Sanders, Quantum simulations II, Mini Winter School on Quantum Information and Computation, The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, Bangalore, India.

88.4 Jan 2013, B. C. Sanders, Universal quantum simulation for fun & profit (invited), 100th Indian Science Congress, Calcutta University, Kolkata, India, 3 Jan 2013 - 7 Jan 2013 - abstract - .

89.3 Jan 2013, B. C. Sanders, Introduction to quantum information and computing (invited), Mini Winter School on Quantum Information and Computation, Bangalore, India, 3 Jan 2013 - 5 Jan 2013.

Honor

2017 Fellow, Royal Society of Canada

2016 Imperial College Doctor of Science, Imperial College London.

2006 Fellow, American Physical Society

2005 Fellow, Optical Society of America

2004 Fellow, Institute of Physics, United Kingdom

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