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Mathematics, Statistics & Applied Mathematics
Michael Mc Gettrick
Áras De Brún
School of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics
T: Ext. 3718
- The University of Notre Dame (Indiana)
- Imperial College London
- The University of Bath
- Computer Algebra Nederland (Amsterdam)
- Waterford Institute of Technology
- MINES ParisTech (Paris)
- The National University of Ireland, Galway
- Johannes Kepler Universitat (Linz)
- Universite Paris-Sud (Paris)
Originally working as a string theorist, he has since carried out research in (the mathematics of) discrete event dynamical systems, computer algebra (symbolic computation) and quantum information (quantum computation).
Please also check my home page at http://www.maths.nuigalway.ie/~gettrick
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|989 MF 39 00 MCGETTRICK ITC||01-MAY-00||29-NOV-04|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|(2014)|| 'Quantum walks with memory on cycles'
Mc Gettrick, M,Miszczak, JA (2014) 'Quantum walks with memory on cycles'. Physica A-Statistical Mechanics And Its Applications, 399 :163-170 [DOI] [Details]
|(2013)|| 'Measurement-Induced Generation of Spatial Entanglement in a Two-Dimensional Quantum Walk with Single-Qubit Coin'
Di Franco, C,Mc Gettrick, M,Machida, T,Busch, T (2013) 'Measurement-Induced Generation of Spatial Entanglement in a Two-Dimensional Quantum Walk with Single-Qubit Coin'. Journal Of Computational And Theoretical Nanoscience, 10 :1613-1616 [DOI] [Details]
|(2011)|| 'Alternate two-dimensional quantum walk with a single-qubit coin'
Di Franco, C,Mc Gettrick, M,Machida, T,Busch, T (2011) 'Alternate two-dimensional quantum walk with a single-qubit coin'. Physical Review A, 84 [DOI] [Details]
|(2011)|| 'Mimicking the Probability Distribution of a Two-Dimensional Grover Walk with a Single-Qubit Coin'
Di Franco, C,Mc Gettrick, M,Busch, T (2011) 'Mimicking the Probability Distribution of a Two-Dimensional Grover Walk with a Single-Qubit Coin'. Physical Review Letters, 106 [DOI] [Details]
|(2010)|| 'ONE DIMENSIONAL QUANTUM WALKS WITH MEMORY'
Mc Gettrick, M (2010) 'ONE DIMENSIONAL QUANTUM WALKS WITH MEMORY'. Quantum Information & Computation, 10 :509-524 [Details]
|(1992)|| 'Virasoro operators for arbitrarily twisted Kac-Moody algebras'
McGettrick, M. and McGlinn, W. and Gorman, N. and O'Raifeartaigh, L. (1992) 'Virasoro operators for arbitrarily twisted Kac-Moody algebras'. Internat. J. Modern Phys. A, 7 (11):2547-2558 [DOI] [Details]
|(1991)|| On Virasoro constructions from Kac-Moody algebras.
McGettrick, Michael (1991) On Virasoro constructions from Kac-Moody algebras. : ProQuest LLC, Ann Arbor, MI. [Details]
|(1998)|| Proceedings of the IFAC Conference on System Structure and Control
Jean Cochet-Terrasson, Guy Cohen, Stephane Gaubert, Michael Mc Gettrick, Jean-Pierre Quadrat (1998) Numerical computation of spectral elements in max-plus algebra Proceedings of the IFAC Conference on System Structure and Control [Details]
|(2014)|| 2014 Joint Mathematics Meeting,
Michael Mc Gettrick, Colm O' Riordan, Meng Li, Jaroslaw Miszczak (2014) AMS Special Session on Quantum Walks, Quantum Computation, and Related Topics. [Invited Lecture], 2014 Joint Mathematics Meeting, Baltimore, MD , 15-JAN-14 - 18-JAN-14. [Details]
|(2011)|| Algorithms via Quantum Random Walks.
Michael Mc Gettrick (2011) Algorithms via Quantum Random Walks. Newsletter [Details]
Honours and Awards
|1982||Tyndall Medal||Carlow Scientific Council|
|1985||Kingsmill Jones Memorial Prize||Trinity College Dublin|
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|American Mathematical Society||Member||01-DEC-93 /|
|Irish Mathematical Society||Member||01-DEC-99 /|
|1991||University of Notre Dame||PhD||Theoretical High Energy Physics|
|1986||Trinity College, Dublin||BACHELOR OF ARTS||B.A. Mod. (Hons.) in Theoretical Physics|
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