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Title: EMILIO SEGRE LECTURE: Superposition, Entanglement, And Raising Schroedinger's Cat    (Colloquia)
Start Date: 11/04/2013
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Chevron Auditorium in International House
Speaker: David Wineland
Affiliation: NIST Physicist, 2012 Nobel Laureate, University of Colorado
Contact Person: Sarah Wittmer   (510) 642-3034

Precise control of quantum systems currently occupies many labs throughout the world, with recent interest focusing on quantum information.  This talk will focus on quantum-state manipulation in the context of trapped atomic ions, one example of similar work that is being carried out with many other AMO and condensed matter systems.