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Computation in modern physics

William R. Gibbs

Computation in modern physics

by William R. Gibbs

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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, River Edge, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematical physics,
  • Quantum theory

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWilliam R. Gibbs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC20 .G48 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 348 p. :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1109995M
    ISBN 109810220448
    LC Control Number94035408

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    This book provides a general survey of the main concepts, questions and results that have been developed in the recent interactions between quantum information, quantum computation and logic. Divided into 10 chapters, the books starts with an introduction of the main concepts of the quantum-theoretic formalism used in quantum information. Information, Physics, and Computation Marc Mézard and Andrea Montanari Oxford Graduate Texts. Landmark book in a new field; Defines a common set of concepts and common language for three disciplines which used to work independently; Self-contained, precise. Numerous examples and exercises make it a valuable teaching book.

    The thermodynamic restrictions on all systems that perform computation provide major challenges to modern design of computers. For example, at present ~5% of US energy consumption is used to run computers. Similarly, ~50% of the lifetime budget of a modern high-performance computing center is to . SABRE KAIS received his PhD in Chemical Physics from the Hebrew University in Since , he has been a full professor of Chemical Physics at Purdue University. He has courtesy professorship appointments at both the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Physics at Purdue, is a member of Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute, and is External Professor at Santa Fe.


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