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American Journal of Physics
written by N. David Mermin
In this article, a strategy is suggested for teaching mathematically literate students, with no background in physics, just enough quantum mechanics for them to understand and develop algorithms in quantum computation and quantum information theory.
American Journal of Physics: Volume 71, Issue 1, Pages 23-30
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Quantum Physics
- Entanglement and Quantum Information
- Spin and Finite Dimensional Systems
- Instructional Material
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= Student Guide
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- Tutorial
- Educators
- Learners
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© 2003 American Journal of Physics
DOI:
10.1119/1.1522741
PACSs:
01.50.-i
03.65.-w
Keywords:
information theory, linear algebra, quantum computing, quantum theory
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Metadata instance created April 19, 2004 by Bruce Mason
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January 22, 2008 by Lyle Barbato
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January 1, 2003
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N. Mermin, Am. J. Phys. 71 (1), 23 (2003), WWW Document, (http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1522741).
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N. Mermin, From Cbits to Qbits: Teaching computer scientists quantum mechanics Am. J. Phys. 71 (1), 23 (2003), <http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1522741>.
APA Format
Mermin, N. (2003, January 1). From Cbits to Qbits: Teaching computer scientists quantum mechanics. Am. J. Phys., 71(1), 23-30. Retrieved April 16, 2014, from http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1522741
Chicago Format
Mermin, N. David. "From Cbits to Qbits: Teaching computer scientists quantum mechanics." Am. J. Phys. 71, no. 1, (January 1, 2003): 23-30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1522741 (accessed 16 April 2014).
MLA Format
Mermin, N. David. "From Cbits to Qbits: Teaching computer scientists quantum mechanics." Am. J. Phys. 71.1 (2003): 23-30. 16 Apr. 2014 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1522741>.
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