The Complexity of Noise: A Philosophical Outlook on Quantum Error Correction

Amit Hagar
Publication Date
2010
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In quantum computing, where algorithms exist that can solve computational problems more efficiently than any known classical algorithms, the elimination of errors that result from external disturbances or from imperfect gates has become the "holy grail", and a worldwide quest for a large scale fault-tolerant, and computationally superior, quantum computer is currently taking place.