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Quantum Technology and Optimization Problems

First International Workshop, QTOP 2019, Munich, Germany, March 18, 2019, Proceedings

  • Sebastian Feld
  • Claudia Linnhoff-Popien
Conference proceedings QTOP 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11413)

Also part of the Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues book sub series (LNTCS, volume 11413)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Keynote

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Analysis of Optimization Problems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Tomáš Vyskočil, Scott Pakin, Hristo N. Djidjev
      Pages 11-22
    3. Thomas Gabor, Sebastian Zielinski, Sebastian Feld, Christoph Roch, Christian Seidel, Florian Neukart et al.
      Pages 23-35
  4. Quantum Gate Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Faisal Shah Khan, Travis S. Humble
      Pages 51-62
    3. Finn de Ridder, Niels Neumann, Thijs Veugen, Robert Kooij
      Pages 63-73
    4. Eric Anschuetz, Jonathan Olson, Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Yudong Cao
      Pages 74-85
    5. Charles Moussa, Henri Calandra, Travis S. Humble
      Pages 86-95
  5. Applications of Quantum Annealing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Tobias Stollenwerk, Elisabeth Lobe, Martin Jung
      Pages 99-110
    3. Michael Streif, Florian Neukart, Martin Leib
      Pages 111-122
    4. Elijah Pelofske, Georg Hahn, Hristo Djidjev
      Pages 123-135
    5. Arpit Mehta, Murad Muradi, Selam Woldetsadick
      Pages 136-144
    6. Hirotaka Irie, Goragot Wongpaisarnsin, Masayoshi Terabe, Akira Miki, Shinichirou Taguchi
      Pages 145-156
    7. Sheir Yarkoni, Hao Wang, Aske Plaat, Thomas Bäck
      Pages 157-168
  6. Foundations and Quantum Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Workshop on Quantum Technology and Optimization Problems, QTOP 2019, held in Munich, Germany, in March 2019.
The 18 full papers presented together with 1 keynote paper in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 21 submissions.  The papers are grouped in the following topical sections: analysis of optimization problems; quantum gate algorithms; applications of quantum annealing; and foundations and quantum technologies.


annealing artificial intelligence genetic algorithms problem solving quantum algorithms quantum computers simulated annealing analysis of optimization problems applications of quantum annealing foundations and quantum technologies optimization problems quantum annealing quantum gate model quantum technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Sebastian Feld
    • 1
  • Claudia Linnhoff-Popien
    • 2
  1. 1.Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenMunichGermany
  2. 2.Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenMunichGermany

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