Talks

(in reverse chronological order)
It should be understood that slides (attached here) only reflect the speaker's idea at the moment of giving the talks and might contain errors. Please be cautious when referring statements from these slides. Comments are always welcome!
  • Quantum query complexity of entropy estimation

    • (04/2017) Microsoft Research, Redmond.

    • (07/2017) Microsoft Quantum Algorithms Workshop, Redmond. slides

  • General randomness amplification with non-signaling security

    • (01/2017) The 20th Workshop on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2017) slides video

    • (03/2017) IQI Seminar, Caltech.

  • Limitations of monogamy, Tsirelson-type bounds, and other semidefinite programs in quantum information

    • (12/2015) IQI Seminar, Caltech. slides

    • (08/2016) QMA(2) Workshop, QUICS, University of Maryland. slides

    • (01/2017) Check Anand's talk at QIP 2017 video

  • Randomness Extraction in the Presence of Quantum Side Information

    • (06/2015) 1st Trustworthy Quantum Information Workshop, Ann Arbor, USA. slides

    • (05/2015) Simon's Institute for the Theory of Computing, UC Berkeley. slides

  • New Upper and Lower Bounds for Entanglement Testing

    • (05/2015) Microsoft Research, Redmond. slides

  • Improved Entanglement Detection with Tools from Algebraic Geometry

    • (11/2014) Colloquium, Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo. slides

  • Multi-Source Randomness Extractors Against Quantum Side Information

    • (11/2014) Theory Seminar, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond.

  • Physical Randomness Extractors

    • (07/2014) Gordon Research Seminar, Advances in Quantum Information Science, Stonehill College. slides

    • (03/2014) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

    • (02/2014) IQI Seminar, Caltech. slides

    • (05/2013) Quantum Information Processing Seminar, MIT. (under the title: Robust Full Randomness Extraction from Any Weak Source)

  • Equilibrium Value Method for Optimization Problems and its Applications in Quantum Computation

    • (04/2013) IQI Seminar, Caltech. slides

  • Applications of Sum of Squares in Quantum Information

    • (04/2013) University of California, San Diego.

  • Epsilon-net method for optimizations over separable states

    • (07/2012) The 39th International Colloquium on Automata, Languages and Programming (ICALP 2012). slides

    • (03/2012) Tsinghua University.

    • (12/2011) The 15th Workshop on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2012). slides

  • Parallel approximation of min-max problems with applications to classical and quantum zero-sum games

    • (06/2012) The 27th Annual IEEE Conference on Computational Complexity (CCC 2012). slides

    • (12/2011) The 15th Workshop on Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2012). blog report