Quantum Circuit Simulation covers the fundamentals of linear algebra and introduces basic concepts of quantum physics needed to understand quantum circuits and algorithms. It requires only basic familiarity with algebra, graph algorithms and computer engineering. After introducing necessary background, the authors describe key simulation techniques that have so far been scattered throughout the research literature in physics, computer science, and computer engineering. Quantum Circuit Simulation also illustrates the development of software for quantum simulation by example of the QuIDDPro package, which is freely available and can be used by students of quantum information as a qquantum calculator.qSeveral chapters focus on a particular data structure, the quantum information decision diagram (QuIDD), that we ... For example, an important class of quantum circuits known as stabilizer circuits can be simulated very efficiently with theanbsp;...

Title | : | Quantum Circuit Simulation |

Author | : | George F. Viamontes, Igor L. Markov, John P. Hayes |

Publisher | : | Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-08-04 |

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