FREE SHIPPING

on all orders of $59 or more

7% OFF your purchase of $75 or more!
Use coupon code TUESDAY in checkout.

Quantum Computing for Computer Scientists

, by
Quantum Computing for Computer Scientists by Noson S. Yanofsky , Mirco A. Mannucci, 9780521879965
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9780521879965 | 0521879965
  • Cover: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/11/2008
  • Buy New Textbook

    Special Order: 1-2 Weeks

    $86.49
  • eTextbook

    Available Instantly

    Online: 365 Days

    Downloadable: Lifetime Access

    $87.60
The multidisciplinary field of quantum computing strives to exploit some of the uncanny aspects of quantum mechanics to expand our computational horizons. Quantum Computing for Computer Scientists takes readers on a tour of this fascinating area of cutting-edge research. Written in an accessible yet rigorous fashion, this book employs ideas and techniques familiar to every student of computer science. The reader is not expected to have any advanced mathematics or physics background. After presenting the necessary prerequisites, the material is organized to look at different aspects of quantum computing from the specific standpoint of computer science. There are chapters on computer architecture, algorithms, programming languages, theoretical computer science, cryptography, information theory, and hardware. The text has step-by-step examples, more than two hundred exercises with solutions, and programming drills that bring the ideas of quantum computing alive for today's computer science students and researchers.

You might also enjoy...



Please wait while the item is added to your bag...