The Light-Matter Interactions Unit (https://groups.oist.jp/light) at OIST Graduate University on the beautiful island of Okinawa, Japan, is seeking applicants from Europe or the US intersted in applying for a JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship (http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-fellow/postdoctoral_short.html) to work with them.

Application deadline: 
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Dates: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015

Dear All,

Center for Theoretical Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences, together with Institute of Physics and Department of Physics, University of Warsaw organize a two-day symposium in honour of prof. Marek Kuś 60th birthday. The symposium will be held on 24-25 April in Warsaw. Detailed information can be found on the website:

http://www.cft.edu.pl/SymposiumMarek/

PhD funding available, via competitive application for Government of Ireland scholarship.
Should you be interested, get in touch immediately by email to michael.mcgettrick@nuigalway.ie,
deadline is February eleventh.

Application deadline: 
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Dates: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Submission deadline: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Registration deadline: 
Sunday, March 15, 2015

Workshop topics include BosonSampling, quantum walks, optical quantum computing, foundations of quantum mechanics, group theory in multi-photon interferometry, implementations, and scalability. The workshop will be held at the Shanghai Branch of the Division of Quantum Physics and Quantum Information within the Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale, which is part of the University of Science and Technology of China. The workshop venue is in Pudong New Area and conveniently accessible (half-hour drive) from Shanghai airport.

We are happy to announce the opening of the call for applications to the 2015 edition of the Doctoral Programme in the Physics and Mathematics of Information: Foundations of Future Information Technologies (DP-PMI).

The DP-PMI aims at providing advanced curricular and research training in the recent developments and fundamental challenges in information sciences and technologies, namely in:

1. Classical and Quantum Information Theory;
2. Classical and Quantum Logic, Computation and Machine Learning;
3. Classical and Quantum Information Security and Communications;

Application deadline: 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015