Presentations by Gilad Gour


2017
  1. 21 May, 2017, Gilad Gour, " Theories of Quantum Resources" (Plenary Talk), Calgary Applied and Industrial Mathematical Sciences Conference, Univerasity of Calgary, AB, Canada.
  2. 16 May, 2017, Gilad Gour, "Single-shot quantum resource theories" (invited), 2017 Langenhop Lecture and SIU Mathematics Conference , Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, USA, 15-16 May.
  3. 16 March, 2017, Gilad Gour, " Single-shot quantum resource theories" (invited seminar), Institute for quantum information, Gdansk, Poland.
  4. 24 February, 2017, Gilad Gour, " Single-Shot Quantum Resource Theories" (contributed),  19th Annual Southwest Quantum Information and Technology (SQUINT) workshop, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA, February 23-25.
  5. 10 January, 2017, Gilad Gour, " Single-Shot Quantum Resource Theories" (seminar), University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA.


2016

  1. 3 December, 2016, Gilad Gour, "Semidefinite Programming and Quantum Resource Theories", (invited) 2016 CMS Winter Meeting, Session: Optimization Techniques in Quantum Information Theory, Niagara Falls, Ontario, CANADA.
  2. 21 July, 2016, Gilad Gour, "Local additivity of minimum output entropies", (invited) Beyond IID in Information Theory 4, Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, Spain.
  3. July 8, 2016, Gilad Gour, "The Conditional Uncertainty Principle"(Invited), The Life and Science of Jacob D. Bekenstein: A Celebration of his Life and Acheivements in Science,  The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Ramon Suites Hotel, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel.
  4. June 30, 2016, Gilad Gour, "The Conditional Uncertainty Principle"(Invited), 3rd Seefeld workshop on Quantum Information, Seefeld, Tirol, Austria.
  5. May 23, 2016, Gilad Gour, "Invariant Polynomials in Multipartite Entanglement"(invited lecture), Multipartite Entanglement Workshop, Benasque, Spain.
  6. May 15, 2016, Gilad Gour, "Quantum Resource Theories"(LITP Seminar), The Lewiner Institute for Theoretical Physics, Technion, Haifa, Israel.
  7. May 8, 2016, Gilad Gour, "The Conditional Uncertainty Principle"(Seminar), The Racah Institute for Theoretical Physics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.
  8. April 29, 2016, Gilad Gour, "On local multiplicativity of the Lp norms of a quantum channel"(invited), Alberta Mathematics Dialogue 2016, Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada.

2015

  1. October 29, 2015, Gilad Gour, "The general structure of quantum resource theories" (Seminar), Physics Department, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA.
  2. July 9, 2015, Gilad Gour "The general structure of quantum resource theories" (invited), Beyond I.I.D. in Information Theory (15w5120), Banff International Research Station (BIRS), Banff, Alberta, July 5-10, 2015.
  3. July 6, 2015, Gilad Gour "Conditional Entropy, Conditional Majorization, and The Conditional Uncertainty Principle" (invited), Workshop on Foundations of Quantum Information, The Cove Lakeside Resort, Lake Okanagan, BC, Canada, July 6 - 10, 2015.
  4. June 13, 2015, Varun Narasimhachar and Gilad Gour, "Towards a more complete theory of quantum thermodynamics" (link to PDF abstract) (contributed), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, June 11-13, 2015.
  5. June 13, 2015, Mark Girard and Gilad Gour, "Quantum information theory and conversion witnesses" (contributed), Theory Canada 10, Calgary, Canada, June 11-13, 2015.
  6. June 13, 2015, A. Poostindouz, V.  Narasimhachar, and G. Gour, “The Principle behind the Uncertainty Principle” (contributed), Theory Canada 10, University of Calgary, Canada, June 11-13, 2015.
  7. May 29, 2015, Gilad Gour, "The two bedrocks of quantum information science: Uncertainty and Entanglement" (invited, plenary), 12th Annual
    PIMS Young Researchers Conference in Mathematics and Statistics (PIMS YRC 2015)
    , University of Calgary, Canada, May 27-29, 2015.
  8. May 26, 2015, A. Poostindouz, V.  Narasimhachar, and G. Gour, “The Principle behind the Uncertainty Principle” (seminar), Quantum Information Group, Physics Department, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
  9. May 24, 2015, A. Poostindouz, V.  Narasimhachar, and G. Gour, “Theory of Uncertainty: From Information Theory to Quantum Physics” (colloquium), Physics Dept. Colloquium, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran.
  10. 12 April 2015, M.W. Girard and G. Gour, "Quantum information theory and conversion witnesses" (invited), The Sixth Northwest Functional Analysis Seminar, Banff International Research Station, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 11-12 April 2015.
  11. March 11, 2015, Varun Narasimhachar and Gilad Gour, "Thermodynamics of low-temperature coherent processes" (seminar), Institute for Quantum Science and Technology, University of Calgary, Canada.
  12. February 23, 2015, Varun Narasimhachar and Gilad Gour, "Towards a more complete theory of coherent thermodynamics" (link to PDF list of abstracts) (contributed), Workshop on Quantum Information and Thermodynamics, Sao Paulo, Brazil, February 23-27, 2015.
  13. February 20, 2015, G. Gour, "The uncertainty principle in the light of quantum information"(contributed) , 17th Annual SQuInT Workshop, Berkeley, United States, February 19-21, 2015.

2014

  1. November 11, 2014, G. Gour , The little we know about multipartite entanglement (invited), "Algorithms and Complexity in Algebraic Geometry" at The Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, Berkeley, United States.
  2. July 10, 2014,  G. Gour, Towards a complete classification of multipartite entanglement (invited), International Conference "Mathematics Days in Sofia", Sofia, Bulgaria, July 7-10, 2014.
  3. July 8, 2014, G. Gour, Quantum information theory and quantum correlations (invited), Introductory Course on Quantum Information, Innsbruck, Austria, 07-­10 July 2014.
  4. June 30, 2014, G. Gour, Towards a complete classification of multipartite entanglement (invited), 2nd Seefeld workshop on Quantum Information, Seefeld, Tyrol, Austria, June 29 - July 4, 2014.
  5. 2 June 2014, M.W. Girard and G. Gour, "Quantum Entanglement and Positive Maps" (contributed), 11th PIMS Young Researchers Conference in Mathematics and Statistics, University of British Columbia, Canada, 2-4 June 2015.
  6. March 27, 2014, G. Gour, From the Heisenberg uncertainty principle to the theory of majorization and quantum information (invited colloquium), Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
  7. March 3, 2014, G. Gour, Universal uncertainty relations (invited), APS March Meeting 2014, Session B40: Invited Session: Quantum Foundations,  Denver, Colorado, March 3–7, 2014.
  8. June 2, 2014, M. Girard and G.Gour, Quantum Entanglement and Positive Maps (contributed), 11th PIMS Young Researchers Conference, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

2013

    1. 22 Dec 2013, G. Gour, From Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle to the theory of majorization (seminar), Racach Institute of Physics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Israel.
    2. 8 Dec 2013, G. Gour, Towards a complete classification of multipartite entanglement (invited), 2013 CMS Winter Meeting, Ottawa Marriott Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 6 Dec 2013 - 9 Dec 2013. 
    3. 8 Dec 2013, M.W. Girard and G. Gour, "On Convex Optimization Problems in Quantum Information"(invited), 2013 CMS Winter Meeting, Ottawa Marriott Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 6-9 Dec 2013.
    4. 27 Aug 2013, G. Gour, Towards a complete classification of multipartite entanglement (invited), Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Mathematical Challenges in Quantum Information, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 27 Aug 2013 - 6 Sep 2013. 
    5. 9 Aug 2013, G. Gour, Universal uncertainty relations (contributed), 3rd international conference on quantum cryptography (QCrypt 2013), Waterloo, Ontario, 5 Aug 2013 - 9 Aug 2013. 
    6. 3 Jul 2013, M. Girard, S. Friedland and G. Gour, Improving bounds on distillable entanglement (poster), Workshop on Quantum Information and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2 Jul 2013 - 5 Jul 2013. 
    7. 2 Jul 2013, V. Narasimhachar and G. Gour, Transformation vs. estimation strategies in resource theories of asymmetry (poster, contributed), Workshop on Quantum Information and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2 Jul 2013 - 5 Jul 2013. 
    8. 2 Jul 2013, G. Gour, Universal uncertainty relations (contributed), Quantum Information and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics (QIFQM) 2013 workshop, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2 Jul 2013 - 5 Jul 2013. 
    9. 27 June 2013, M.W. Girard and G. Gour, "Improving    bounds    on    distillable    entanglement" (contributed), 10th Canadian Quantum Information Students' Conference, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 24-28 June 2013.
    10. 25 Jun 2013, M. Girard, S. Friedland and G. Gour, Improving bounds on distillable entanglement, The Tenth Annual Canadian Quantum Information Students' Conference (CQISC 2013), Calgary, Alberta, 24 Jun 2013 - 28 Jun 2013.
    11. 25 Jun 2013, V. Narasimhachar and G. Gour, Transformation vs. estimation strategies in resource theories of asymmetry (contributed), The Tenth Annual Canadian Quantum Information Students' Conference (CQISC 2013), Calgary, Alberta, 24 Jun 2013 - 28 Jun 2013. 
    12. 4 Jun 2013, G. Gour, From Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle to the theory of majorization (seminar), University of California, San Diego, California.
    13. 21 Mar 2013, S. Friedland, V. Gheorghiu and G. Gour, Universal Uncertainty Relations (seminar), NEC Research Labs, Martin Roetteler, Quantum IT, Princeton, NJ.
    14. 20 Mar 2013, S. Friedland, V. Gheorghiu and G. Gour, Universal Uncertainty Relations (seminar), Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), Waterloo, ON.
    15. 6 Mar 2013, S. Friedland, V. Gheorghiu and G. Gour, Universal Uncertainty Relations (seminar), University of British Columbia, Robert Raussendorf , Physics, Vancouver.

2012

    1. 28 Nov 2012, G. Gour, Multipartite Entanglement: Classification, Quantification, Manipulation, and Evolution (seminar), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
    2. 20 Nov 2012, G. Gour, Local additivity of the minimum entropy output of a quantum channel (seminar), University of California, San Diego, Mathematics.
    3. 8 Sep 2012, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Simulating symmetric time evolutions with local operators and identifying new selection rules (contributed), IICQI-12, Tehran, Iran, 8 Sep 2012 - 12 Sep 2012.
    4. 25 Jul 2012, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Linking asymmetry of quantum states to entanglement (colloquium, seminar), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta. IQIS seminar.
    5. 12 Jun 2012, R. H. Choi, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement Sharing Scheme via quantum error correcting code, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (CAP Congress 2012), Calgary, Canada, 10 Jun 2012 - 14 Jun 2012.
    6. 12 Jun 2012, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Constructing asymmetry monotones from entanglement monotones (contributed), Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (CAP Congress 2012), Calgary, Canada, 10 Jun 2012 - 14 Jun 2012.
    7. 11 Jun 2012, M. Skotiniotis and G. Gour, Operational interpretation of the G-asymmetry for abelian groups (contributed), Canadian Association of Physicists Congress (CAP Congress 2012), Calgary, Canada, 10 Jun 2012 - 14 Jun 2012.
    8. 8 Jun 2012, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Simulating covariant transformations with local operations (seminar), Theory Canada 7, Lethbridge, Alberta, 7 Jun 2012.
    9. 7 Jun 2012, M. Skotiniotis and G. Gour, Operational Interpretation of the G-asymmetry for Abelian groups (contributed), Theory Canada 7, Lethbridge, Alberta, 7 Jun 2012 - 9 Jun 2012.
    10. 3 Jun 2012, G. Gour and S. Friedland, Closed formula for the relative entropy of entanglement (invited), 2012 CMS Summer Meeting, Regina Inn, Regina, Saskatchewan, 2 Jun 2012 - 4 Jun 2012.
    11. 4 May 2012, V. Gheorghiu and G. Gour, Quantum entanglement: properties and evolution (invited), The 12th Annual Alberta Colleges Mathematics Conference and North-South Dialogue in Mathematics, Edmonton, Alberta, 3 May 2012 - 4 May 2012.
    12. 2 May 2012, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Measuring asymmetry with entanglement (colloquium), Haverford College, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Haveford, Pennsylvania.
    13. 27 Apr 2012, G. Gour, Local additivity of the minimum entropy output of a quantum channel (invited), North West Functional Analysis Seminar (12w2163), Banff, Alberta, 30 Mar 2012 - 1 Apr 2012.
    14. 27 Feb 2012, M. Skotiniotis and G. Gour, Operational interpretation of the G-asymmetry for Abelian groups (contributed), D30.00013, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 57(1):, APS March Meeting (APS March 2012), Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, 27 Feb 2012 - 2 Mar 2012. (http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2012.MAR.D30.13).
    15. 17 Feb 2012, G. Gour, Local additivity of the minimum entropy output of a quantum channel (contributed), 14th Annual SQuInT Workshop, Albuquerque, United States of America, 16 Feb 2012 - 19 Feb 2012.
    16. 9 Feb 2012, R. H. Choi, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement Sharing Scheme (seminar), University of British Columbia, Quantum Information Group, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vancouver, British Columbia.

2011

    1. 4 Nov 2011, R. H. Choi, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement sharing protocols, FREQUENCY Canada-France Meeting Fall 2011, Waterloo, ON, Canada, 4 Nov 2011 - 5 Nov 2011.
    2. 6 Jul 2011, B. Toloui, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Measures For Quantum Reference Frame Resources And Their Link To Entanglement Monotones (poster), Alberta Quantum and Nano‐Optics Workshop 2011, Red Deer, Canada, 6 Jul 2011 - 6 Jul 2011.
    3. 6 Jul 2011, M. Skotiniotis and G. Gour, Classical capacity of unspeakable phase information via quantum systems (poster), Alberta Quantum and Nano‐Optics Workshop 2011, Red Deer, Canada, 6 Jul 2011 - 6 Jul 2011.
    4. 28 Jun 2011, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Going beyond the share size bound in quantum secret sharing (seminar), ETH Zurich, Quantum Information Theory Group, Zurich, Switzerland.
    5. 17 Jun 2011, R. H. Choi, B. Fortescue, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement sharing schemes via quantum error-correcting codes, The 8th Canadian Student Conference on Quantum Information, Centre de Villégiature de Jouvence, Orford, Québec, 16 Jun 2011 - 17 Jun 2011.
    6. 29 Apr 2011, G. Gour, Multipartite Entanglement: Classification, Quantification, Manipulation, Evolution and Applications (contributed), Southwest Quantum Information and Technology Thirteenth Annual Meeting (SQuInT 2011), Boulder, Colorado, United States of America, 17 Feb 2011 - 20 Feb 2011.
    7. 20 Mar 2011, G. Gour, Quantum multipartite entanglement (invited), Lie Theory and Its Applications Conference in Honor of Nolan Wallach, University of California, San Diego, California, 18 Mar 2011 - 21 Mar 2011.
    8. 9 Mar 2011, M. Skotiniotis, A. Roy, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Communication of information in the absence of a shared frame of reference (seminar), Institute for quantum optics and quantum information, Innsbruck, Austria.
    9. 24 Feb 2011, B. Fortescue, A. Keet, D. Markham, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Graph states and ramp schemes for quantum secret sharing (seminar), University of British Columbia, Quantum Information Group, Department of Physics, Vancouver, BC..

2010

    1. 19 Nov 2010, B. Fortescue, A. Keet, D. Markham, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, New directions in quantum secret sharing (invited), Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) Quantum Information Processing Program Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, 19 Nov 2010 - 21 Nov 2010.
    2. 26 Aug 2010, M. Skotiniotis, A. Roy, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Entanglement-enhanced classical communication without a shared frame of reference (contributed), First Canadian Prairie Theoretical Physics Network (CPTPN) Meeting, Lethbridge, Canada, 25 Aug 2010 - 26 Aug 2010.
    3. 12 Jul 2010, M. Skotiniotis, A. Roy, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Classical Communication using random unitary channels (contributed), Canadian Quantum Information Students' Conference (CQISC 2010), Calgary, Canada, 12 Jul 2010 - 16 Jul 2010.
    4. 26 May 2010, Y. R. Sanders, B. Fortescue and G. Gour, Quantifying the resourcefulness of quantum reference frames (invited), MITACS/CORS Annual Conference 2010, Edmonton, Canada, 25 May 2010 - 28 May 2010.
    5. 19 Feb 2010, B. Toloui, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Mixed state quantum reference frame resources (poster), Southwest Quantum Information and Technology Twelfth Annual Meeting (SQuInT 2010), Santa Fe, New Mexico, 18 Feb 2010 - 21 Feb 2010.
    6. 12 Jan 2010, G. Gour, Quantum channels (invited), International Program on Quantum Information 2010 (IPQI-2010), Bhubaneswar, India, 3 Jan 2010 - 30 Jan 2010.
    7. 12 Jan 2010, G. Gour, Quantum resource theories (invited), International Program on Quantum Information 2010 (IPQI-2010), Bhubaneswar, India, 3 Jan 2010 - 30 Jan 2010.
    8. 11 Jan 2010, G. Gour, Entanglement quantification and manipulation (invited), International Program on Quantum Information 2010 (IPQI-2010), Bhubaneswar, India, 3 Jan 2010 - 30 Jan 2010.
    9. 11 Jan 2010, G. Gour, Basic quantum information protocols (invited), International Program on Quantum Information 2010 (IPQI-2010), Bhubaneswar, India, 3 Jan 2010 - 30 Jan 2010.

2009

    1. 26 Aug 2009, F. Buscemi, G. Gour and J. S. Kim, Polygamy of distributed entanglement (contributed), The 9th Asian Conference on Quantum Information Science (AQIS 2009), Nanjing, P.R.China, 26 Aug 2009 - 29 Aug 2009.
    2. 23 Aug 2009, B. Toloui, G. Gour and B. C. Sanders, Frameness of formation for a qubit, Canadian Quantum Information Student Conference (CQISC 2009), Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada, 22 Aug 2009 - 23 Aug 2009.
    3. 20 Aug 2009, F. Buscemi, G. Gour and J. S. Kim, Polygamy of distributed entanglement (invited), KIAS Workshop on Quantum Information Sciences, Seoul, Korea, 17 Aug 2009 - 21 Aug 2009.
    4. 3 Jun 2009, F. Buscemi, G. Gour and J. S. Kim, Polygamy of distributed entanglement (contributed), Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems Annual Conference 2009 (MITACS 2009), Fredericton, New Brunswick, 31 May 2009 - 5 Jun 2009.
    5. 26 Feb 2009, G. Gour, Local additivity of the minimum output entropy (invited), Workshop on entanglement and thermodynamic analogies, McGill Bellairs research station, Barbados, 23 Feb 2009 - 27 Feb 2009.

2008

    1. 24 Aug 2008, R. W. Spekkens and G. Gour, The resource theory of quantum reference frames (invited), Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC 2008), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 19 Aug 2008 - 24 Aug 2008.
    2. 24 Aug 2008, G. Gour, R. W. Spekkens, B. C. Sanders and P. S. Turner, Resource theories, SU(2) super selection rule, and time inversion (contributed), Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC 2008), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 19 Aug 2008 - 24 Aug 2008.
    3. 21 Aug 2008, M. Skotiniotis, G. Gour, A. Roy and B. C. Sanders, A contextual toy model (poster), P2-85, Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC 2008), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 19 Aug 2008 - 24 Aug 2008.
    4. 21 Aug 2008, Y. R. Sanders and G. Gour, Concurrence monotones as conditions for entanglement catalysis (poster), P2-73, Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC 2008), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 19 Aug 2008 - 24 Aug 2008.
    5. 20 Aug 2008, B. Toloui and G. Gour, Superselection rule-resource theory in the presence of partial prior knowledge (poster), P1-86, Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (QCMC 2008), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 19 Aug 2008 - 24 Aug 2008.
    6. 23 Jul 2008, G. Gour, The additivity conjecture in quantum information (invited), Geometry and representation theory of tensors for computer science, statistics and other areas, Palo Alto, California, United States of America, 21 Jul 2008 - 25 Jul 2008.
    7. 2 May 2008, G. Gour, A few open problems in quantum information (invited), North-South Dialogue on Mathematics, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2 May 2008 - 3 May 2008.
    8. 17 Feb 2008, G. Gour, Polygamy of entanglement of assistance: duality for monogamy of entanglement (contributed), Southwest Quantum Information and Technology 10th Annual Meeting (SQuInT 2008), Santa Fe, United States of America, 14 Feb 2008 - 17 Feb 2008.

2007

    1. 2 Jun 2007, G. Gour, Quantum resource theories and super selection rules (invited), CMS-MITACS Joint Conference 2007 (CMS-MITACS 2007), Winnipeg, Canada, 31 May 2007 - 3 Jun 2007.
    2. 4 May 2007, G. Gour, Entanglement in Quantum Information , North-South Dialogue on Mathematics, University of Alberta - abstract - .
    3. 22 Mar 2007, G. Gour, Entanglement in quantum information (seminar), University of Calgary, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
    4. 18 Feb 2007, G. Gour, Quantum resource theories and super selection rules, Southwest Quantum Information and Technology Ninth Annual Meeting (SQuInT 2007), California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, United States of America, 16 Feb 2007 - 18 Feb 2007.

2006

    1. 27 Oct 2006, G. Gour, Hiding entanglement in classical bits, CIAR Quantum Information Processing (CIAR QIP), Hotel Sacacomie, St-Alexis-des-Monts, Canada, 26 Oct 2006 - 28 Oct 2006.

2005

  1. 20 May 2005, B. C. Sanders, G. Gour and D. A. Meyer, Remote entanglement distribution, P. 59, Quantum Physics of Nature (QUPON), Vienna, Austria, 20 May 2005 - 26 May 2005. (oral).