Shu Tanaka
Associate Professor (without tenure), Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University
PRESTO Researcher, JST

Contact

Room 803, The 9th Building, Waseda Campus, Waseda University
1-6-1, Nishi-Waseda, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 169-8050 Japan
+81-3-5286-8447 (ext. 71-5713)
shu.tanaka _at_ aoni.waseda.jp
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Research theme

Quantum annealing, Quantum information theory, Statistical physics, Condensed matter theory
More information is described here.


June 26-29, 2017
I will organize Adiabatic Quantum Computing Conference 2017 (AQC2017) as an organizing committee member and a program member. [link]

Apr. 1, 2017
I became an associate professor (without tenure) of Waseda Institute for Advanced Study (WIAS), Waseda University.

Feb. 1, 2017
I became a visiting researcher of First-principles Simulation Group, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science.

October, 3, 2016
My proposal was accepted by JST Stragetic Basic Research Programs PRESTO.
Study on Quantum Annealing toward High-Performance Machine Learning
Research Area: Quantum State Control and Functionalization (Research Supervisor: Prof. Kohei Itoh) [link]

October, 3, 2016
Our paper was published on Physical Review B.
Applicability of scaling behavior and power laws in the analysis of the magnetocaloric effect in second-order phase transition materials [link]
(by Carlos Romero-Muñiz, Ryo Tamura, Shu Tanaka, and Victorino Franco)

July, 8, 2016
We will do the project entitled R&D of Innovative Annealing Machines for Combinatorial Optimization Processing in NEDO Project to develop cross-sectoral technologies for IoT promotion (Cross-IoT). [link][link][link]

June, 27-30, 2016
I gave five poster presentations in Adiabatic Quantum Computing Conference 2016 with colleague. [link]

May 11, 2016
Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Recruit Communications, and D-Wave Systems organized a workshop RCO Study Night "Future with quantum computer developed by D-Wave". [link]
Report written by Recruit Communications is available via this website.

April 18, 2016
Our paper was published on Physical Review B.
Topological and dynamical properties of a generalized cluster model in one dimension [link]
(by Takumi Ohta, Shu Tanaka, Ippei Danshita, and Keisuke Totsuka)

Jan. 5th-8th, 2016
We organized YITP Workshop on Quantum Information Physics (YQIP2016).[link]

Dec. 17, 2015
I gave a presentation at Pacifichem2015 [link].
Multiple-q phases in a stacked triangular antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model with competing interactions under magnetic field

Nov. 25, 2015
Press Release [link]
Optimizing marketing and communications with quantum annealing data analysis

Nov. 13, 2015
I gave a presentation at the 79th Monthly Workshop, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study [link]
A New-Generation Natural Computing: Quantum Annealing

Aug. 27-28, 2015
I gave a presentation at Innovation Japan 2015 [link]
Innovation driven by data by using next-generation information technology "quantum annealing" (I-09)

Aug. 12, 2015
This site was renewed.

May 15, 2015
Our paper was published on Journal of the Physical Society of Japan.
Phase diagram and sweep dynamics of a one-dimensional generalized cluster model [link]
(by Takumi Ohta, Shu Tanaka, Ippei Danshita, and Keisuke Totsuka)

Apr. 1, 2015
I became an assistant professor of Waseda Institute for Advanced Study (WIAS), Waseda University.

Physics, Mathematics, and All that Quantum Jazz (World Scientific)
Kinki University Series on Quantum Computing: Volume 9
Edited by Shu Tanaka, Masamitsu Bando, and Utkan Güngördü

Lectures on Quantum Computing, Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics (World Scientific)
Kinki University Series on Quantum Computing: Volume 8
Edited by Mikio Nakahara and Shu Tanaka

Interface Between Quantum Information and Statistical Physics (World Scientific)
Kinki University Series on Quantum Computing: Volume 7
Edited by Mikio Nakahara and Shu Tanaka

Frontiers in Quantum Information Research (World Scientific)
Kinki University Series on Quantum Computing: Volume 4
Edited by Mikio Nakahara and Shu Tanaka

Quantum Quenching, Annealing and Computation (Springer)
Lecture Note in Physics: Volume 802
Edited by Anjan Kumar Cahdra, Arnab Das, and Bikas K. Chakrabarti

Data-driven innovation by using next-generation information technology "quantum annealing"
Aug. 25, 2015

Covered by Leave a Nest Co., Ltd.
Feb. 3, 2016

RCO Study Night "Machine Learning in RCO and next-generation quantum computing technology -- Quantum Annealing --"
Jan. 15, 2016

RCO Study Night "Machine Learning in RCO and next-generation quantum computing technology -- Quantum Annealing --"
Jan. 15, 2016

The 9th Award for the Encouragement of Young Physicists (The Physical Society of Japan)
Mar. 21, 2015

Induction for the Yukawa fellow
May 23, 2015

selected as Physical Review B Kaleidoscope images
Jun. 2013

"Second-order phase transition in the Heisenberg model on a triangular lattice with competing interactions" by Ryo Tamura, Shu Tanaka, and Naoki Kawashima [link]