Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum



Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by Drexel University or The Math Forum.


Math Forum » Discussions » Education » math-teach

Topic: Math for Quantum Computers and Beyond ??
Replies: 5   Last Post: Jun 3, 2014 11:40 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Robert Hansen

Posts: 8,434
From: Florida
Registered: 6/22/09
Re: Math for Quantum Computers and Beyond ??
Posted: May 29, 2014 10:34 PM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply


On May 29, 2014, at 9:20 PM, Jackson Trent <wheel2feel@hotmail.com> wrote:

> I have pretty much decided to write my essay about quantum computers.

Instead of focusing on how to build a quantum computer, which is actually a question of physics and engineering, you should concentrate on the types of math problems a quantum computer could solve. The links you provided gave a good clue regarding cracking RSA keys.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSA_Factoring_Challenge

Bob Hansen



Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© Drexel University 1994-2014. All Rights Reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.