[ 921CGELECTK16 ] KV Emerging Computer Technologies

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS M - Master's programme Computer Science Robert Wille 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2021W
Objectives Students understand the limits of today’s technologies and the potential of new technologies. They are able to design functionality in reversible logic. They understand the basics in quantum computing. They are enabled to design, simulate, compile and verify quantum algorithms/quantum circuits. They understand the basics on microfluidic biochips. They are enabled to design and simulate microfluidic devices. They understand the basics on optical devices. They are enabled to design optical circuits.
  • Reversible logic
  • Design of reversible circuits
  • Quantum computing
  • Data-structures for quantum computing
  • Quantum algorithms
  • design of quantum circuits (compilation, simulation, verification)
  • Microfluidic Devices
  • Models for microfluidic devices and corresponding simulation methods
  • Design of microfluidic devices
  • Optical circuits
  • Design of optical circuits
Criteria for evaluation Oral exam
Methods Lectures, exercises, small programming tasks or small project
Language English
Changing subject? No
Further information Will be made available at
Corresponding lecture 921CGELCA2K13: KV Computer Architecture 2 (4,5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment