19M061KI - Quantum Informatics

Course specification
Course title Quantum Informatics
Acronym 19M061KI
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition None
The goal Provide students with contemporary notions and applications of quantum mechanics in expanding field of quantum informatics, from engineering to biophysics.
The outcome Upon the course completion, students should be able to get a deeper understanding of quantum-information processes and wider insight of bio-information problems.
URL to the subject page
URL to lectures
Contents of lectures Introduction (Quantum uncertainty, entanglement and decoherence. Qubits). Classical versus quantum computation. Physics of quantum information (Quantum teleportation, cryptography and superdense coding). Quantum algorithms (Deutsch's, Deutsch-Jozsa's, Simon's, Shor's, Grover's, etc.). Quantum hardware (based on: optical photons, ion traps, Josephson junction, quantum dots, etc.).
Contents of exercises Solving selected problems and seminars.
  1. M.A.Nielsen, I.L.Chuang, Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, Cambridge Univ., 2000. (Original title)
  2. M.Dugić, Fundamentals of Quantum Information and Quantum Computation, Faculty of Science, Kragujevac, 2009.
  3. Mikio Nakahara, Tetsuo Ohmi, Quantum Computing: From Linear Algebra to Physical Realizations, CPC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2008. (Original title)
  4. Masanori Ohya, Igor Volovich, Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Information and Computation and Its Applications to Nano- and Bio-systems, Springer 2011. (Original title)
  5. D.Raković, Integrative Biophysics, Quantum Medicine, and Quantum-Holographic Informatics: Psychosomatic-Cognitive Implications, IASC & IEPSP, Belgrade, 2009.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 1 1
Methods of teaching 45 hours of lectures and seminars + 30 hours of practices, seminars and demonstrations in other centres and laboratories, student seminars with presentations, pre-exam by the end of semestre. Approximately 75 hours of personal study and exercise (3 hours per week during semestre, and approximately 30 hours of preparation during exam term).
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 10 Test paper 50
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 0
Seminars 40