Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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TFYS7008 Quantum Information 8 op
Organised by
Theoretical Physics
Person in charge
Jyrki Piilo
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2014–2015 X X
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

Deeper understanding of basic quantum mechanics and knowledge about information theory, including the basics of quantum communication and quantum computing.


Quantum bit (qubit). Axioms of quantum mechanics and Dirac formulation. Basics of classical information theory and the quantum counterparts. Quantum computing with quantum computers, and basics of experimental realization.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 40 h 0 h
Exercises 16 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4. year spring
5. year spring

Study materials

S. Stenholm and K.-A. Suominen: Quantum Approach to Informatics (Wiley, 2005).

Belongs to following study modules

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