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- Quantum Computing & Systems (QCS)
- Quantum Algorithms & Applications (QAA)
- Quantum Networking & Communications (QNC)
- Quantum Engineering, Devices & Sensing (QEDS)
- Quantum Workforce & Society (QWS)

- Program Board Chair: Greg Byrd, NC State University — [email protected]

- Each technical paper presentation is 30 minutes long and technical papers session are 90 minutes long.

- Please connect with your session chair before your presentation.
**Accepted papers as a PDF file.**

Normalized Gradient Descent for Variational Quantum Algorithms

Yudai Suzuki (Keio Univ.), Hiroshi Yano (Keio Univ.), Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum), Naoki Yamamoto (Keio Univ.)

Parameters Fixing Strategy for Quantum Approximate Optimization Algorithm

Xinwei Lee (Univ. of Tsukuba), Yoshiyuki Saito (Univ. of Aizu), Dongsheng Cai (Univ. of Tsukuba), Nobuyoshi Asai (Univ. of Aizu)

Quantum-inspired Algorithm for Vehicle Sharing Problem

Whei Yeap Suen, Chun Yat Lee, Hoong Chuin Lau (Singapore Mgmt. Univ.)

Decision Diagrams for Quantum Measurements with Shallow Circuits

Stefan Hillmich (Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz), Charles Hadfield (IBM Quantum), Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum), Antonia Mezzacapo (IBM Quantum), Robert Wille (Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz)

Multi-car Paint Shop Optimization with Quantum Annealing

Sheir Yarkoni, Alex Alekseyenko, Michael Streif, David Von Dollen, Florian Neukart (Volkswagen), Thomas Bäck (Leiden Univ.)

The Effect of Noise on the Performance of Variational Algorithms for Quantum Chemistry

Waheeda Saib (IBM Quantum), Petros Wallden (Univ. of Edinburgh), Ismail Akhalwaya (IBM Research)

A Simple Method for Sampling Random Clifford Operators

Ewout van den Berg (IBM Quantum)

PT-Enhanced Bayesian Parameter Estimation

Yaroslav Balytskyi, Manohar Raavi, Sang-Yoon Chang (Univ. Colorado, Colorado Springs)

QuGAN: A Quantum State Fidelity based Generative Adversarial Network

Samuel A. Stein (Pacific NW Natl. Lab), Betis Baheri (Kent State Univ.), Daniel Chen (Case Western Reserve Univ.), Ying Mao (Fordham Univ.), Qiang Guan (Kent State Univ.), Ang Li, Bo Feng (Pacific NW Natl. Lab), Shuai Xu (Case Western Reserve Univ.)

Sampling Strategy Optimization for Randomized Benchmarking

Toshinari Itoko, Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum)

Hybrid Schrödinger-Feynman Simulation of Quantum Circuits With Decision Diagrams

Lukas Burgholzer, Hartwig Bauer, Robert Wille (Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz)

Sampling on NISQ Devices: "Who's the Fairest One of All?"

Elijah Pelofski, John Golden, Andreas Bärtschi, Daniel O'Malley, Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos Natl. Lab)

A Simple Heuristic for Expressing a Truth Table as a Quadratic Pseudo-Boolean Function

Scott Pakin (Los Alamos Natl. Lab)

Resource Optimal Executable Quantum Circuit Generation Using Approximate Computing

Smaran Adarsh, Matthias Möller (Delft Univ. of Tech.)

QFAST: Conflating Search and Numerical Optimization for Scalable Quantum Circuit Synthesis

Ed Younis (Lawrence Berkeley Natl. Lab), Koushik Sen (UC-Berkeley), Katherine Yelick (UC-Berkeley), Costin Iancu (LBNL)

A Quantum Computing Programming Language for Transparent Experiment Descriptions

Virginia Frey, Rich Rademacher, Elijah Durso-Sabina, Matthew Day, Noah Greenberg, Nikolay Videnov, Rajibul Islam, Crystal Senko (Univ. of Waterloo)

A MLIR Dialect for Quantum Assembly Languages

Alexander McCaskey, Thien Nguyen (Oak Ridge Natl. Lab)

Quantum Annealing Stencils with Applications to Fuel Loading of a Nuclear Reactor

Joseph Fustero, Scott Palmtag, Frank Mueller (NC State Univ.)

GraphStateVis: Interactive Visual Analysis of Qubit Graph States and their Stabilizer Groups

Matthias Miller (Univ. Konstanz), Daniel Miller (Heinrich-Heine-Univ. Düsseldorf)

Teaching Quantum Computing with an Interactive Textbook

James Wootton, Francis Harkins, Nick Bronn, Almudena Carrera Vazquez, Anna Phan, Abraham Asfaw (IBM Quantum)

IBM-HBCU Quantum Center: A Model for Industry Academic Partnerships for Advancing a Diverse, Quantum Aware Workforces

Kayla Lee (IBM), Thomas Searles (Howard Univ.)

Quantum Computing for Undergraduate Engineering Students: Report of an Experience

Rafael Sotelo, Laura Gatti (Univ. de Montevideo)

Modified Layerwise Learning for Data Re-uploading Classifier in High-Energy Physics Event Classification

Eraraya Ricardo Muten (Inst. Teknologi Bandung), Togan Tlimakhov Yusuf (Ankara Univ.), Andrei Voicu Tomut (Babeş-Bolyai Univ.)

Quantum Image Representation on Clusters

Arijit Mandal (Visvesvaraya Natl. Instl of Technology), Shreya Banerjee , Prasanta K. Panigrahi (Indian Inst. of Science Ed. and Res.)

Optimizing Parameterized Quantum Circuits with Free-Axis Selection

Hiroshi Watanabe (Keio Univ.), Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum), Yu-ya Ohnishi (JSR Corp.), Eriko Kaminishi (Keio Univ.), Michihiko Sugawara (Keio Univ.)

Simpler (Classical) and Faster (Quantum) Algorithms for Gibbs Partition Functions

Srinivasan Arunachalam, Vojtech Havlicek, Giacommo Nannicini, Kristan Temme, Pawel Wocjan (IBM Quantum)

Photonic Quantum Policy Learning in OpenAI Gym

Dániel Nagy (Wigner Res. Ctr for Physics), Zsolt Tabi (Ericsson), Péter Hága, Zsófia Kallus (Ericsson Res.) Zoltán Zimborás (Wigner Res. Ctr for Physics)

Towards a Quantum Modeling Approach to Reactive Agents

Abder Koukam, Abdeljalil Abbas-Turki, Vincent Hilaire, Yassine Ruichek (Univ. Bourgogne Franche-Comté, UTBM)

Threshold-Based Quantum Optimization

John Golden, Andreas Bärtschi, Dan O'Malley, Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos Natl. Lab)

A Quantum-Inspired Classical Solver for k-Satisfiability Problems

S. Andrew Lanham, Brian La Cour (ARL, UT Austin)

Numerical Simulations of Noisy Variational Quantum Eigensolver Ansatz Circuits

Meenambika Gowrishankar (Univ. of Tennessee/ORNL), Daniel Claudino, Jerimiah Wright, Alex McCaskey, Thien Nguyen, Travis Humble (Oak Ridge Natl. Lab)

Practical Implications of SFQ-based Two-qubit Gates

Mohammad Reza Jokar, Richard Rines, Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Efficient Quantum Gate Discovery with Optimal Control

Paul Kairys (Univ. of Tennessee), Travis Humble (Oak Ridge Natl. Lab)

Adaptive Circuit Learning for Quantum Metrology

Ziqi Ma, Pranav Gokhale, Tian-Xing Zheng, Sisi Zhou, Xiaofei Yu, Liang Jiang, Peter Maurer, Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Quantum Engineering of Nitrogen Vacancy Diamond Magnetometers (Invited Presentation)

Danielle Braje (MIT Lincoln Laboratory)

Perspectives and Progress on Scaling Subsystems for Trapped-Ion Quantum Computing (Invited Presentation)

Steve Sanders (Honeywell Quantum Solutions)

Optically Active Nanophotonic Spin Systems in Diamond as Resource for Quantum Communication (Invited Presentation)

Tim Schröder (Humbold-Univ. zu Berlin)

Distance-Independent Entanglement Generation in a Quantum Network using Space-Time Multiplexed Greenberger–Horne–Zeilinger (GHZ) Measurements

Ashlesha Patil, Joshua I. Jacobson, Emily Van Milligen (Univ. of Arizona), Don Towsley (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst), Saikat Guha (Univ. of Arizona)

A Quantum-Walk Control Plane for Distributed Quantum Computing in Quantum Networks

Matheus Guedes de Andrade (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst), Saikat Guha (Univ. of Arizona), Don Towsley, Wenhan Dai (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst)

Distributing Graph States Across Quantum Networks

Alex Fischer, Don Towsley (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst)

Towards Optical Quantum Networks with Rare Earth Ions (Invited Presentation)

Andrei Faraon, Andrei Ruskuc, Chun Ju Wu, Jake Rochman, Tian Xie, Mi Lei, Rikuto Fukumori, Daniel Riedel (California Inst. of Technology)

Password Authentication Schemes on a Quantum Computer

Sherry Wang, Carlisle Adams, Anne Broadbent (Univ. of Ottawa)

Performance Analysis of the Quantum Safe Multivariate Polynomial Public Key Algorithm

Randy Kuang, Michel Barbeau (Quantropi)

Pseudo Quantum Random Number Generator with Quantum Permutation Pad

Randy Kuang, Dafu Lou, Alex He, Chris McKenzie, Michael Redding (Quantropi)

The Quantum Internet: A Communication Engineering Perspective (Invited Presentation)

Marcello Caleffi, Jessica Illiano, Seid Koudia, Angela Sara Cacciapuoti (Univ. of Naples Federico II)

Networking Trapped-Ion Quantum Computers (Invited Presentation)

Chris Ballance (Univ. of Oxford)

A Complete Quantum Circuit to Solve the Information Set Decoding Problem

Simone Perriello, Alessandro Barenghi, Gerardo Pelosi (Polytecnico di Milano)

Quantum Optimization Heuristics with an Application to Knapsack Problems

Wim van Dam (UC-Santa Barbara), Karim Eldefrawy, Nicholas Genise (SRI Intl.), Natalie Parham (Univ. of Waterloo)

Transferability of Optimal QAOA Parameters between Random Graphs

Alexey Galda (Univ. of Chicago), Danylo Lykov (Argonne Natl. Lab), Xiaoyuan Liu, Ilya Safro (Univ. of Delaware), Yuri Alexeev (Argonne Natl. Lab)

Adapting Quantum Approximation Optimization Algorithm (QAOA) for Unit Commitment

Samantha Koretsky (Univ. of Chicago), Pranav Gokhale (Super.tech), Jonathan Baker, Joshua Viszlai (Univ. of Chicago), Hanhao Zheng, Niroj Gurung, Ruan Burg, Aleksi Paaso (Commonwealth Edison), Amin Khodaei (Univ. of Denver), Rozhin Eskandarpour (Resilient Entanglement), Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Quantum Fan-out: Circuit Optimizations and Technology Modeling

Pranav Gokhale (Super.tech), Samantha Koretsky (Univ. of Chicago), Shilin Huang, Swarnadeep Majumder (Duke Univ.), Andrew Drucer (Univ. of Chicago), Kenneth Brown (Duke Univ.), Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Error Mitigation for Deep Quantum Optimization Circuits by Leveraging Problem Symmetries

Ruslan Shaydulin (Argonne Natl. Lab), Alexey Galda (Univ. of Chicago)

Adaptive Job and Resource Management for the Growing Quantum Cloud

Gokul Subramanian, Kaitlin Smith (Univ. of Chicago), Prakash Murali (Princeton Univ.), Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Normalized Gradient Descent for Variational Quantum Algorithms

Yudai Suzuki (Keio Univ.), Hiroshi Yano (Keio Univ.), Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum), Naoki Yamamoto (Keio Univ.)

of graphs such as the 3-regular graphs and the Erdös-Rényi graphs.

Decision Diagrams for Quantum Measurements with Shallow Circuits

Stefan Hillmich (Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz), Charles Hadfield (IBM Quantum), Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum), Antonia Mezzacapo (IBM Quantum), Robert Wille (Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz)

A Simple Method for Sampling Random Clifford Operators

Ewout van den Berg (IBM Quantum)

Samuel A. Stein (Pacific NW Natl. Lab), Betis Baheri (Kent State Univ.), Daniel Chen (Case Western Reserve Univ.), Ying Mao (Fordham Univ.), Qiang Guan (Kent State Univ.), Ang Li, Bo Feng (Pacific NW Natl. Lab), Shuai Xu (Case Western Reserve Univ.)

Sampling Strategy Optimization for Randomized Benchmarking

Toshinari Itoko, Rudy Raymond (IBM Quantum)

A Simple Heuristic for Expressing a Truth Table as a Quadratic Pseudo-Boolean Function

Scott Pakin (Los Alamos Natl. Lab)

A Quantum Computing Programming Language for Transparent Experiment Descriptions

Virginia Frey, Rich Rademacher, Elijah Durso-Sabina, Matthew Day, Noah Greenberg, Nikolay Videnov, Rajibul Islam, Crystal Senko (Univ. of Waterloo)

GraphStateVis: Interactive Visual Analysis of Qubit Graph States and their Stabilizer Groups

Matthias Miller (Univ. Konstanz), Daniel Miller (Heinrich-Heine-Univ. Düsseldorf)

IBM-HBCU Quantum Center: A Model for Industry Academic Partnerships for Advancing a Diverse, Quantum Aware Workforces

Kayla Lee (IBM), Thomas Searles (Howard Univ.)

Modified Layerwise Learning for Data Re-uploading Classifier in High-Energy Physics Event Classification

Eraraya Ricardo Muten (Inst. Teknologi Bandung), Togan Tlimakhov Yusuf (Ankara Univ.), Andrei Voicu Tomut (Babeş-Bolyai Univ.)

Simpler (Classical) and Faster (Quantum) Algorithms for Gibbs Partition Functions

Srinivasan Arunachalam, Vojtech Havlicek, Giacommo Nannicini, Kritan Temme, Pawel Wocjan (IBM Quantum)

Threshold-Based Quantum Optimization

John Golden, Andreas Bärtschi, Dan O'Malley, Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos Natl. Lab)

Practical Implications of SFQ-based Two-qubit Gates

Mohammad Reza Jokar, Richard Rines, Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago)

Quantum Engineering of Nitrogen Vacancy Diamond Magnetometers (Invited Presentation)

Danielle Braje (MIT Lincoln Laboratory)

Optically Active Nanophotonic Spin Systems in Diamond as Resource for Quantum Communication (Invited Presentation)

Tim Schröder (Humbold-Univ. zu Berlin)

A Quantum-Walk Control Plane for Distributed Quantum Computing in Quantum Networks

Matheus Guedes de Andrade (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst), Saikat Guha (Univ. of Arizona), Don Towsley, Wenhan Dai (Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst)

Password Authentication Schemes on a Quantum Computer

Sherry Wang, Carlisle Adams, Anne Broadbent (Univ. of Ottawa)

The Quantum Internet: A Communication Engineering Perspective (Invited Presentation)

Marcello Caleffi, Jessica Illiano, Seid Koudia, Angela Sara Cacciapuoti (Univ. of Naples Federico II)

Quantum Optimization Heuristics with an Application to Knapsack Problems

Wim van Dam (UC-Santa Barbara), Karim Eldefrawy, Nicholas Genise (SRI Intl.), Natalie Parham (Univ. of Waterloo)

Quantum Fan-out: Circuit Optimizations and Technology Modeling

Pranav Gokhale (Super.tech), Samantha Koretsky (Univ. of Chicago), Shilin Huang, Swarnadeep Majumder (Duke Univ.), Andrew Drucer (Univ. of Chicago), Kenneth Brown (Duke Univ.), Fred Chong (Univ. of Chicago))