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A Rosetta Stone for Quantum Mechanics with an Introduction to Quantum Computation

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A Rosetta Stone for Quantum Mechanics with an Introduction to Quantum Computation
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 97

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The purpose of these lecture notes is to provide readers, who have some mathematical background but little or no exposure to quantum mechanics and quantum computation, with enough material to begin reading the research literature in quantum computation and quantum information theory.

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