PHY 380a05 - Topics in Contemporary Physics: Introduction to Quantum Information Science
Description: This course will introduce the theory of quantum information and computing. Topics covered include 1) fundamental elements of quantum information processing (qubits, unitary transformations, density matrices, measurements); 2) entanglement, protocols for teleportation, the Bell inequality, 3) basic quantum algorithms such as Shor s factoring and Grover s search, and 4) quantum cryptography
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: PHY284 or concurrent registration
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