WCOMS4281-1: Introduction to Quantum Computing for Spring 2021

Course Home Page

http://henryyuen.net/classes/spring2021/

Days and Time

Mondays and Wednesdays 2:40 PM-3:55 PM

Allowed For:

  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Professional
  • PhD

Prerequisites:

Knowledge of linear algebra. Prior knowledge of quantum mechanics is not required although helpful.

Notes:

None

Instructor:

Yuen, Henry

Description

Introduction to quantum computing. Shor's factoring algorithm, Grover's database search algorithm, the quantum summation algorithm. Relationship between classical and quantum computing. Potential power of quantum computers.