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Title: Efficient Description Of Quantum Many-Body Systems    (Colloquia)
Start Date: 11/29/2010
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: 1 LeConte
Speaker: Ignacio Cirac
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics
Contact Person: Sarah Wittmer   (510) 642-3034

Quantum many-body systems are difficult to describe. Here we present a new perspective to address this problem using tools from the field of quantum information theory. Applications to certain condensed matter problems will also be made.