Book description
Explore essential quantum computing algorithms and master concepts intuitively with minimal math expertise required
Key Features
 Learn the fundamentals with an introduction to matrix arithmetic
 Write quantum computing programs in Qiskit—IBM’s publicly available quantum computing website
 Email your questions directly to the author—no question is too elementary
 Purchase of the print or Kindle book includes a free PDF eBook
Book Description
Navigate the quantum computing spectrum with this book, bridging the gap between abstract, mathheavy texts and mathavoidant beginner guides. Unlike intermediatelevel books that often leave gaps in comprehension, this allencompassing guide offers the missing links you need to truly understand the subject.
Balancing intuition and rigor, this book empowers you to become a master of quantum algorithms. No longer confined to canned examples, you'll acquire the skills necessary to craft your own quantum code. Quantum Computing Algorithms is organized into four sections to build your expertise progressively.
The first section lays the foundation with essential quantum concepts, ensuring that you grasp qubits, their representation, and their transformations. Moving to quantum algorithms, the second section focuses on pivotal algorithms — specifically, quantum key distribution and teleportation.
The third section demonstrates the transformative power of algorithms that outpace classical computation and makes way for the fourth section, helping you to expand your horizons by exploring alternative quantum computing models.
By the end of this book, quantum algorithms will cease to be mystifying as you make this knowledge your asset and enter a new era of computation, where you have the power to shape the code of reality.
What you will learn
 Define quantum circuits
 Harness superposition and entanglement to solve classical problems
 Gain insights into the implementation of quantum teleportation
 Explore the impact of quantum computing on cryptography
 Translate theoretical knowledge into practical skills by writing and executing code on real quantum hardware
 Expand your understanding of this domain by uncovering alternative quantum computing models
Who this book is for
This book is for individuals familiar with algebra and computer programming, eager to delve into modern physics concepts. Whether you've dabbled in introductory quantum computing material or are seeking deeper insights, this quantum computing book is your gateway to indepth exploration.
Table of contents
 Quantum Computing Algorithms
 Contributors
 About the author
 About the reviewers
 Preface
 Introduction to Quantum Computing
 Part 1 Nuts and Bolts
 Chapter 1: New Ways to Think about Bits
 Chapter 2: What Is a Qubit?
 Chapter 3: Math for Qubits and Quantum Gates
 Chapter 4: Qubit Conspiracy Theories
 Part 2 Making Qubits Work for You
 Chapter 5: A Fanciful Tale about Cryptography
 Chapter 6: Quantum Networking and Teleportation
 Part 3 Quantum Computing Algorithms
 Chapter 7: Deutsch’s Algorithm
 Chapter 8: Grover’s Algorithm
 Chapter 9: Shor’s Algorithm
 Part 4 Beyond GateBased Quantum Computing
 Chapter 10: Some Other Directions for Quantum Computing

Assessments
 Chapter 1, New Ways to Think about Bits
 Chapter 2, What Is a Qubit?
 Chapter 3, Math for Qubits and Quantum Gates
 Chapter 4, Qubit Conspiracy Theories
 Chapter 5, A Fanciful Tale about Cryptography
 Chapter 6, Quantum Networking and Teleportation
 Chapter 7, Deutsch’s Algorithm
 Chapter 8, Grover’s Algorithm
 Chapter 9, Shor’s Algorithm
 Index
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Product information
 Title: Quantum Computing Algorithms
 Author(s):
 Release date: September 2023
 Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
 ISBN: 9781804617373
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