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## Outlook

*Vlatko Vedral*

### in Introduction to Quantum Information Science

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199215706
- eISBN:
- 9780191706783
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215706.003.0014
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book has discussed the foundations of quantum information science as well as the relationship between physics and information theory in general. It has considered the quantum equivalents of the ... More

## Entanglement, computation and quantum measurements

*Vlatko Vedral*

### in Introduction to Quantum Information Science

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199215706
- eISBN:
- 9780191706783
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215706.003.00012
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter introduces a method that combines the concepts of quantum entanglement with those of quantum algorithms. In particular, some bounds are placed on the efficiency (speedup) of quantum ... More

## Problems of Condensed Matter Physics: Quantum coherence phenomena in electron-hole and coupled matter-light systems

*Alexei L. Ivanov and Sergei G. Tikhodeev (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- May 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199238873
- eISBN:
- 9780191716652
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238873.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The book, which is dedicated to Prof. Leonid V. Keldysh on his 75th anniversary, is a collection of review papers written by experts in condensed matter physics such as V. M. Agranovich, B. L. ... More

## Quantum Computation

*Cristopher Moore and Stephan Mertens*

### in The Nature of Computation

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- December 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199233212
- eISBN:
- 9780191775079
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233212.003.0015
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

According to the Church-Turing Thesis, a Turing machine, and thus the programming languages and computers in existence, can simulate any reasonable computing device. However, there are physical ... More

## Quantum computing and entanglement: Les Houches School Singapore, June 29th–July 24th 2009

*Dagmar Bruß and Chiara Macchiavello*

### in Ultracold Gases and Quantum Information: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School in Singapore: Volume 91, July 2009

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- September 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199603657
- eISBN:
- 9780191729515
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603657.003.0004
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter contains an introduction to the main concepts in quantum computation and entanglement. It starts with a brief introduction to computational complexity and then introduces quantum gates ... More

## Quantum error correction

*Vlatko Vedral*

### in Introduction to Quantum Information Science

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199215706
- eISBN:
- 9780191706783
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215706.003.0013
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Quantum error correction is a very advanced field, and researchers have invested a great deal of time in trying to find the best ways of combating errors in quantum computers, winch occur when the ... More

## Phenomena and devices at the quantum scale and the mesoscale

*Sandip Tiwari*

### in Nanoscale Device Physics: Science and Engineering Fundamentals

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- August 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198759874
- eISBN:
- 9780191820847
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198759874.003.0003
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

Unique nanoscale phenomena arise in quantum and mesoscale properties and there are additional intriguing twists from effects that are classical in origin. In this chapter, these are brought forth ... More

## Quantum Computation and the Church–Turing Hypothesis

*Christopher G. Timpson*

### in Quantum Information Theory and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- September 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199296460
- eISBN:
- 9780191741791
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296460.003.0006
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Some of the philosophical questions raised by the theory of quantum computation are discussed. First it is considered whether the possibility of exponential speed-up in quantum computation provides ... More

## Quantum Information Theory

*Christopher G. Timpson*

### in Quantum Information Theory and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- September 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199296460
- eISBN:
- 9780191741791
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296460.003.0003
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The approach to thinking about information developed in the previous chapter is turned towards the quantum theory. First, some of the characteristic ideas and applications of quantum information ... More

## Introduction to quantum information

*Stephen M. Barnett*

### in Quantum Optics and Nanophotonics

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- August 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198768609
- eISBN:
- 9780191822353
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198768609.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter gives a short introduction to the field of quantum information. Although the chapter is self-contained, it cannot hope to cover the totality of what is now a large and active field of ... More

## Classical information

*Vlatko Vedral*

### in Introduction to Quantum Information Science

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199215706
- eISBN:
- 9780191706783
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215706.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book deals with the basic concept of information, its importance, and the similarities and differences between classical and quantum information. First, classical information theory and its ... More

## The Work Continues

*Andrew Whitaker*

### in John Stewart Bell and Twentieth-Century Physics: Vision and Integrity

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- August 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198742999
- eISBN:
- 9780191802959
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198742999.003.0006
- Subject:
- Physics, History of Physics

Since Bell’s death, interest in his work and quantum foundations in general, and the amount of application of his work, have grown steadily. Work on Bell’s inequality has continued, each loophole has ... More

## Quantum information science: experimental implementation with trapped ions

*T. Monz, P. Schindler, D. Nigg, and R. Blatt*

### in Quantum Machines: Measurement and Control of Engineered Quantum Systems: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 96, July 2011

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- September 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780199681181
- eISBN:
- 9780191761454
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681181.003.0013
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter discusses ion-trap-based quantum computation. Itexplains why ion traps constitute the most advanced quantum information processors to date.

## Bananaworld: Quantum Mechanics for Primates

*Jeffrey Bub*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- March 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198718536
- eISBN:
- 9780191819643
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The fascinating discoveries of the new fields of quantum information, quantum computation, and quantum cryptography are brought to life in this book in a way that is accessible and interesting to a ... More

## Nanoscale Device Physics: Science and Engineering Fundamentals

*Sandip Tiwari*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- August 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198759874
- eISBN:
- 9780191820847
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198759874.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

Nanoscale devices are distinguishable from the larger microscale devices in their specific dependence on physical phenomena and effects that are central to their operation. The size change manifests ... More

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