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Quantum Computing 2020 Update
Sep 23, 2020
Quantum computing review, including Google’s quantum supremacy claims, quantum cloud developments (QCaaS), trapped ion quantum computing, and a brief look at Python quantum coding! More information on quantum computing can be found on my web page at https://www.explainingcomputers.com/quantum.html Specific references for the content included in this video are as follows: QUANTUM SUPREMACY: John Preskill’s 2012 paper in which he proposed the idea of quantum supremacy: https://arxiv.org/pdf/1203.5813.pdf Google’s October 2019 paper in Nature in which it claimed that it had achieved quantum supremacy: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-019-1666-5 IBM’s October 2019 response to Google’s quantum supremacy claim: https://www.ibm.com/blogs/research/2019/10/on-quantum-supremacy/ QUANTUM CLOUD COMPUTING: IBM Quantum Experience: https://quantum-computing.ibm.com/ Alibaba & CAS March 2018 announcement of their cloud computing services: https://www.alibabacloud.com/press-room/alibaba-cloud-and-cas-launch-one-of-the-worlds-most The CAS / Alibaba Quantum Computing Cloud: http://quantumcomputer.ac.cn/ D-Wave Systems October 2018 announcement of its LEAP cloud services: https://www.dwavesys.com/press-releases/d-wave-launches-leap-first-real-time-quantum-application-environment Rigetti Quantum Cloud Services: https://qcs.rigetti.com/ Amazon December 2019 quantum cloud services announcement: https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/amazon-braket-get-started-with-quantum-computing/ Amazon Bracket: https://aws.amazon.com/braket/ Amazon Quantum Solutions Lab: https://aws.amazon.com/quantum-solutions-lab Microsoft’s May 2020 announcement of Azure Quantum: https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/quantum/2020/05/19/azure-quantum-preview-new-developer-training-learning-tools/ Microsoft Azure Quantum: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/services/quantum TRAPPED ION QUANTUM COMPUTING: University of Oxford “Introduction to Ion Trap Quantum Computing”: https://www2.physics.ox.ac.uk/research/ion-trap-quantum-computing-group/intro-to-ion-trap-qc# IonQ funding announcement, October 2019: https://ionq.com/news/october-22-2019-new-funding IonQ technology webpage: https://ionq.com/technology [TOP RESOURCE] Honeywell June 2020 announcement - “The Most Powerful Quantum Computer is Here”: https://www.honeywell.com/en-us/newsroom/news/2020/06/the-worlds-highest-performing-quantum-computer-is-here Honeywell Quantum Solutions: https://www.honeywell.com/en-us/company/quantum ZNet article on Honeywell quantum computing and JP Morgan Chase: https://www.zdnet.com/article/honeywell-claims-to-have-worlds-highest-performing-quantum-computer-according-to-ibms-benchmark/ QISKIT PYTHON CODING: IBM Quantum Computing: https://www.ibm.com/quantum-computing/ IBM Qiskit Python coding example “Estimating Pi Using Quantum Phase Estimation Algorithm”: https://qiskit.org/textbook/ch-demos/piday-code.html More videos on computing and related topics can be found at: http://www.youtube.com/explainingcomputers You may also like my ExplainingTheFuture channel at: http://www.youtube.com/explainingthefuture Chapters: 00:00 Introduction 00:41 Quantum basics 01:56 Quantum supremacy 05:19 Quantum cloud computing 08:10 Trapped ions 09:53 Quantum coding 11:09 Getting there! #Quantum #QuantumComputing #ExplainingComputers
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