QBronze125 | Quantum Computing and Programming Workshop in Iran

QBronze125 | Quantum Computing and Programming Workshop, Online, February 24 – March 7, 2024

We are pleased to announce the QBronze quantum programming workshop in Iran. Join us for the introductory workshop “Quantum Computing and Programming” and learn the basics of quantum computing and how to write simple quantum programs. It is free and fully-online.

We are inviting high school students, university and graduate students, researchers, professors, and industrial people from Iran. During the quantum programming workshop, we will use the introductory tutorial Bronze-Qiskit by QWorld. We will use Discord to communicate with each other and conduct the workshop by Zoom meetings. The educational materials are in English, but the workshop will be taught in Persian.

We will share homework via QWorld Canvas (five homework assignments, in total 100 pts). The participants who complete them all successfully (at least 50% for each) with at least 70 pts in total, will earn their diplomas!

Participants will be watching the lecture videos and completing the tasks on their own. Mentor support will be provided for participants to ask their questions and share their progress with mentors. The workshop will be held over 8 days, with a total of 20 hours of training.


Quantum Workshop Schedule

February 24 | 19:30 IRST
Basics of classical systems

February 26 | 19:30 IRST
Photons and Qiskit basics

February 28 | 19:30 IRST
Basics of quantum systems

February 29| 19:30 IRST
Lab1

March 2 | 19:30 IRST
Quantum operators and qubits

March 4 | 19:30 IRST
Entanglement and basics quantum protocols

March 6 | 19:30 IRST
Quantum search algorithm

March 7 | 19:30 IRST
Lab 2


The participants are expected to work individually at least 16 hours to complete the following sections of Bronze-Qiskit: basics of classical systems, basics of quantum systems, basic quantum operators, quantum correlation and quantum protocols, and quantum search algorithm.

https://gitlab.com/qworld/bronze-qiskit

The tutorial is a collection of Jupyter notebooks, and each notebook has a recorded lecture. We use python to solve the tasks and Qiskit library to code quantum programs. The participants should know at least one programming language, and they should make themselves familiar with Python before the workshop if they do not know Python. We will share the installation instructions and a few notebooks on basics of mathematics and participants should review them before the workshop starts.


Application for our quantum programming workshop

You may apply for the workshop by filling the application form until Thursday, February 15, 2024, 11:59 PM IRST. Applications later than the deadline won’t be taken into consideration.

The registration form >>

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Workshop Team

Organizers: Mostafa Shabani, Malihe Yadavar
Marketing: Shahla (Zahra) Shahmohamadi
Instructor: Hayede Zarei
Lab Mentor: Malihe Yadavar
Discord Mentors: Hamidreza Maleki, Malihe Yadavar, Atieh Sadeghinejad Saryazdi

Contact: qiran [at] qworld.net
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Code of Conduct


Our event is dedicated to providing a harassment-free workshop experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event.

We respect the minors (children under age 18) and we must make every effort to protect their rights. All private relationships, private communications (including social media channels), or sexual contacts with minors are prohibited.

The default communication channel between the organizers and participants is e-mail. Except filing the application form, the contact info of any attendee or participant cannot be requested by any person from organizer side (i.e., mentor, educator, speaker, organizer, sponsor, or volunteer). On the other hand, any person from organizer side may share his or her contact info with a participant who is not a minor, upon request by the participant.

A minor can access the emails of the main organizers on the event’s website. If a minor interested in working with a person from organizer side for scientific or pedagogical purpose, then he or she should read this document before contacting this person:
https://qworld.net/code-of-ethics-and-conduct/#minors

If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact the organizers immediately. You may also contact directly the members of the Ethics Committee of QWorld.
https://qworld.net/code-of-ethics-and-conduct/
Check the above link for more details.