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NMR Quantum Information Processing (Hardcover): Ivan Oliveira, Roberto Sarthour Jr., Tito Bonagamba, Eduardo Azevedo, Jair C....

NMR Quantum Information Processing (Hardcover)

Ivan Oliveira, Roberto Sarthour Jr., Tito Bonagamba, Eduardo Azevedo, Jair C. C. Freitas

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Quantum Computation and Quantum Information (QIP) deals with the identification and use of quantum resources for information processing. This includes three main branches of investigation: quantum algorithm design, quantum simulation and
quantum communication, including quantum cryptography. Along the past few years, QIP has become one of the most active area of
research in both, theoretical and experimental physics, attracting students and researchers fascinated, not only by the potential
practical applications of quantum computers, but also by the possibility of studying fundamental physics at the deepest level of quantum phenomena.
NMR Quantum Computation and Quantum Information Processing describes the fundamentals of NMR QIP, and the main developments which can lead to a large-scale quantum processor.
The text starts with a general chapter on
the interesting topic of the physics of computation. The very first ideas which sparkled the development of QIP came from basic considerations of the physical processes underlying computational actions. In Chapter 2 it is made an introduction to NMR, including the hardware and other experimental aspects of the technique. In
Chapter 3 we revise the fundamentals of Quantum Computation and Quantum Information. The chapter is very much based on the extraordinary book of Michael A. Nielsen and Isaac L. Chuang, with
an upgrade containing some of the latest developments, such as QIP in phase space, and telecloning. Chapter 4 describes how NMR
generates quantum logic gates from radiofrequency pulses, upon which quantum protocols are built. It also describes the important technique of Quantum State Tomography for both, quadrupole and spin
1/2 nuclei. Chapter 5 describes some of the main experiments of quantum algorithm implementation by NMR, quantum simulation and QIP in phase space. The important issue of entanglement in NMR QIP
experiments is discussed in Chapter 6. This has been a particularly exciting topic in the literature. The chapter contains a discussion
on the theoretical aspects of NMR entanglement, as well as some of the main experiments where this phenomenon is reported. Finally, Chapter 7 is an attempt to address the future of NMR QIP, based in
very recent developments in nanofabrication and single-spin detection experiments. Each chapter is followed by a number of problems and solutions.
* Presents a large number of problems with solutions, ideal for students
* Brings together topics in different areas: NMR, nanotechnology, quantum computation
* Extensive references


Imprint: Elsevier Science Ltd
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Release date: May 2007
First published: 2007
Authors: Ivan Oliveira • Roberto Sarthour Jr. • Tito Bonagamba • Eduardo Azevedo • Jair C. C. Freitas
Dimensions: 240 x 165 x 16mm (L x W x T)
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 264
ISBN-13: 978-0-444-52782-0
Categories: Books > Reference & Interdisciplinary > Communication studies > Information theory > General
LSN: 0-444-52782-6
Barcode: 9780444527820

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