Course syllabus and readings Spring 2019. Every lecture is accompanied by readings that support and expand on what was covered in the lecture. The reference Mike & Ike refers to the book: Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: 10th Anniversary Edition, by Michael Nielsen and Isaac Chuang. Aug 13, 2019 · On the heels of Google’s 72 qubit Bristlecone quantum processor available in the cloud and Cirq, an open-source framework for running algorithms on the quantum computers, Google also released OpenFermion, a platform for developing quantum algorithms for chemistry problems, and OpenFermion-Cirq, an open-source library which compiles quantum ... Posted: (4 days ago) The cloud- enabled quantum computing platform, called IBM Quantum Experience, will allow users to run algorithms and experiments on IBM's quantum processor, work with the individual quantum bits (qubits) and explore tutorials and simulations around what might be possible with quantum computing. 80 years of quantum history Quantum computing is really a more basic form of computing: you can do more things with quantum computers than you can do with classical computers. Another reason to be interested in quantum computing is that it’s expected that sometime this year (probably) Google is going to announce ‘the era of quantum supremacy.’ Quantum Computing To speed computation, quantum computers tap directly into an unimaginably vast fabric of reality – the strange and counter-intuitive world of quantum mechanics. Rather than store information using bits represented by 0s or 1s as conventional computers do, quantum computers use quantum bits, or “qubits”, to encode Jan 18, 2018 · 3 In the field of quantum computing, and throughout this report, computers that process information according to classical laws of physics are referred to as “classical computers,” in order to distinguish them from “quantum computers,” which rely upon quantum effects in the processing of information. In a manner similar to the way conventional computers are made up of bits, quantum computers are made up of quantum bits, or qubits. Just like a bit, a qubit has a state . But whereas the state of a bit is a number ( 0 0 0 or 1 1 1 ) , the state of a qubit is a vector . Dec 08, 2000 · While computers have been around for the majority of the 20th century, quantum computing was first theorized less than 30 years ago, by a physicist at the Argonne National Laboratory. 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