By Lajos Diosi
For the second one variation, the authors has succeeded in including many new issues whereas sticking to the conciseness of the final strategy. a brand new bankruptcy on qubit thermodynamics has been extra, whereas new sections and subsections were integrated in quite a few bankruptcy to accommodate susceptible and time-continuous measurements, period-finding quantum algorithms and quantum mistakes corrections.
From the reports of the 1st edition:
"The most sensible issues approximately this e-book are its brevity and readability. In round a hundred pages it presents an educational creation to quantum info concept, together with difficulties and strategies. … it’s worthy a glance with a view to quick wake up to hurry with the language and primary techniques of quantum details concept, together with the historical past classical info theory." (Craig Savage, Australian Physics, Vol. forty four (2), 2007)
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