The Resource Ultimate zero and one : computing at the quantum frontier, Colin P. Williams, Scott H. Clearwater

Ultimate zero and one : computing at the quantum frontier, Colin P. Williams, Scott H. Clearwater

Label
Ultimate zero and one : computing at the quantum frontier
Title
Ultimate zero and one
Title remainder
computing at the quantum frontier
Statement of responsibility
Colin P. Williams, Scott H. Clearwater
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Colin P
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.889
LC item number
.W55 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clearwater, Scott H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quantum computers
  • Ordinateurs quantiques
  • Quantum computers
  • Kwantumcomputers
Label
Ultimate zero and one : computing at the quantum frontier, Colin P. Williams, Scott H. Clearwater
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Quantum Memory Registers
  • The prepare--evolve--measure Cycle
  • Quantum Gates and Quantum Circuits
  • Example of a Quantum Computation
  • What Can Computers Do?
  • The Turing Machine
  • Quantum Turing Machines
  • Universality
  • Computability
  • Proving versus Providing Proof
  • Computing at the Edge of Nature
  • Complexity
  • Searching a Quantum Phone Book
  • Breaking "Unbreakable" Codes
  • The Art of Concealment
  • Encryption Schemes
  • Public Key Cryptography
  • Code Breaking on a Classical Computer
  • Code Breaking on a Quantum Computer
  • Example Trace of Shor's Algorithm
  • The Crapshoot Universe
  • Rethinking Computers
  • The Concept of Randomness
  • Uses of Random Numbers
  • Does Randomness Exist in Nature?
  • Pseudorandomness: The Art of Faking It
  • The Plague of Correlations
  • Randomness and Quantum Computers
  • The Keys to Quantum Secrets
  • Some Underlying Concepts
  • Polarization
  • Quantum Cryptography with Polarized Photons
  • Shrinking Technology
  • Working Prototypes
  • Other Approaches to Quantum Cryptography
  • Teleportation: The Ultimate Ticket to Ride
  • Factorizable Quantum States
  • Entanglement: Non-factorizable States
  • Spooky Action at a Distance
  • Bell's Inequality
  • Locality: For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • Quantum Teleportation
  • Swatting Quantum Bugs
  • A Peek Into Quantumland
  • Laissez-Faire
  • Error Correction
  • Fault-Tolerant Computing
  • Topological Quantum Computing
  • The Qubit: Ultimate Zero and One
  • Are Bits Driving Us Bankrupt?
  • Quantum Computing
  • Tricks of the Trade
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 250 pages
Isbn
9780387947693
Lccn
98042595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39733447
  • (OCoLC)ocm39733447
Label
Ultimate zero and one : computing at the quantum frontier, Colin P. Williams, Scott H. Clearwater
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Quantum Memory Registers
  • The prepare--evolve--measure Cycle
  • Quantum Gates and Quantum Circuits
  • Example of a Quantum Computation
  • What Can Computers Do?
  • The Turing Machine
  • Quantum Turing Machines
  • Universality
  • Computability
  • Proving versus Providing Proof
  • Computing at the Edge of Nature
  • Complexity
  • Searching a Quantum Phone Book
  • Breaking "Unbreakable" Codes
  • The Art of Concealment
  • Encryption Schemes
  • Public Key Cryptography
  • Code Breaking on a Classical Computer
  • Code Breaking on a Quantum Computer
  • Example Trace of Shor's Algorithm
  • The Crapshoot Universe
  • Rethinking Computers
  • The Concept of Randomness
  • Uses of Random Numbers
  • Does Randomness Exist in Nature?
  • Pseudorandomness: The Art of Faking It
  • The Plague of Correlations
  • Randomness and Quantum Computers
  • The Keys to Quantum Secrets
  • Some Underlying Concepts
  • Polarization
  • Quantum Cryptography with Polarized Photons
  • Shrinking Technology
  • Working Prototypes
  • Other Approaches to Quantum Cryptography
  • Teleportation: The Ultimate Ticket to Ride
  • Factorizable Quantum States
  • Entanglement: Non-factorizable States
  • Spooky Action at a Distance
  • Bell's Inequality
  • Locality: For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • Quantum Teleportation
  • Swatting Quantum Bugs
  • A Peek Into Quantumland
  • Laissez-Faire
  • Error Correction
  • Fault-Tolerant Computing
  • Topological Quantum Computing
  • The Qubit: Ultimate Zero and One
  • Are Bits Driving Us Bankrupt?
  • Quantum Computing
  • Tricks of the Trade
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 250 pages
Isbn
9780387947693
Lccn
98042595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39733447
  • (OCoLC)ocm39733447

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