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Computing with quantum cats : from Colossus to Qubits

Author: John Gribbin
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 2014.
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The birth of quantum computers - which, like Schroedinger's famous `dead and alive' cat, rely on entities like electrons, photons or atoms existing in two states at the same time - is set to turn the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gribbin
ISBN: 9780552779319 0552779318
OCLC Number: 879398515
Notes: Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2013.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: John Gribbin.


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"Immensely readable... John Gribbin deftly traverses the peek-a-boo world of electrons and discombobulating possibilities of parallel universes to shed some much-needed light on the imminent Read more...

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