The following table provides a brief summary of the tentative topics and a link to a PowerPoint file in pdf format. Where errors occur in the notes, updates will be posted as soon as practicable. The notes will be made available prior to lectures where-ever practicable. You will need to use Acrobat Reader to obtain this material as it will be in pdf format.
1. Michael A. Nielsen & Issac L. Chung “Quantum Computation and Quantum Information - 10th Anniversary Editition,” CAMBRIDGE University Press. (online downloadable)
2. Christopher M. Bishop “Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning,” Springer, 2011. ISBN-10: 0387310730. (online downloadable)