Wall street typically looks ahead for its future investments, straining to invest in the latest technologies that might be revolutionary. But we have yet to see a first Quantum IPO – that is a pure-play quantum company brought to market. We are, however seeing large amounts of investment flowing into quantum start-ups and that those investors will expect a return.
Here we list some of the more commonly used gates in Quantum Computing. Some are easier to grasp than others, and those familiar with classical computing will recognize a few of the gates such as NOT which turns a 1 into 0 and a 0 into a 1 and does exactly the same on a Qubit.
You may not have heard of Julia the language. But I’m pretty sure you have heard of python. In this article we’ll explore some of the syntax behind the Julia language and why it might be an interesting alternative to commonly used languages such as python used in data science and in quantum information and […]
Looking around at language development and you’d be forgiven for thinking that just about everything can be programmed in the python programming language. In some ways this is peak python. In the last 20 years alone (python is older) python has gone from what I would describe as a scripting language to a fully fledged programming language taught in schools and universities. Python is the new BASIC, and even now children as young as two and three are exposed to this language. BASIC was a very popular language in the 1970’s as it ran on many micro computers which were just entering the home for the first time.
Want to learn more about Quantum Computing but don’t know where to start? If you want to learn more about Quantum Computing but feel daunted by the apparent huge amount of science, math, computer science and even physics to learn, we decided we would pick the best of the resources we could find online and […]
The right toolsets for Quantum Computing There is a Cambrian explosion in both the interest in Quantum Computing and the development of appropriate toolsets that are in the eco-system for both running quantum algorithms on actual hardware and performing quantum simulations. Here we will outline some of the frameworks developed by a range of companies […]