Dr. N. Julien Ross

Assistant Professor


Email: neil.jr.ross@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 494-2572
Extension: 1660
Office: Room 213
Fax: 902-494-5130
Mailing Address: 
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Dalhousie University
6316 Coburg Road - PO BOX 15000
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • Quantum Circuits and Quantum Programming languages
  • Algebraic Structures

Publications:

  • Toward the First Quantum Simulation with Quantum Speedup. With A.M. Childs, D. Maslov, Y. Nam, and Y. Su. Preprint, 2017. 
  • Automated Optimization of Large Quantum Circuits with Continuous Parameters. With A.M. Childs, D. Maslov, Y. Nam, and Y. Su. Preprint, 2017.
  • Graphical Methods in Device-Independent Quantum Cryptography. With S. Breiner and C.A. Miller. Preprint, 2017. 
  • A Finite Presentation of CNOT-Dihedral Operators. With M. Amy and J. Chen. In: Proceedings of QPL 2017. 
  • Optimal Ancilla-Free Clifford+T Approximation of z-Rotations. With P. Selinger. In: Quantum Information & Computation, 2016. 
  • Algebraic and Logical Methods in Quantum Computation. Ph.D. thesis, Dalhousie University, 2015. 
  • Optimal Ancilla-Free Clifford+V Approximation of z-Rotations. In: Quantum Information & Computation, 2015. 
  • Programming the Quantum Future. With D.S. Alexander, P. Selinger, J.M. Smith and B. Valiron. In: Communications of the ACM, 2015.
  • Quipper: Concrete Resource Estimation in Quantum Algorithms. With P. Selinger, J.M. Smith and B. Valiron. Extended abstract for QAPL 2014. 
  • An Introduction to Quantum Programming in Quipper. With A.S. Green, P. Lefanu Lumsdaine, P. Selinger and B. Valiron. In: Proceedings of RC 2013. 
  • Quipper: A Scalable Quantum Programming Language. With A.S. Green, P. Lefanu Lumsdaine, P. Selinger and B. Valiron. In: Proceedings of PLDI 2013. 
  • Full Abstraction for Set-Based Models of the Symmetric Interaction Combinators. With D. Mazza. In: Proceedings of FoSSaCS 2012.

Personal website:

https://mathstat.dal.ca/~neilr/