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EGENĀ 5207 [0.5 credit] Quantum Computing

Introduction to the theory and practice of quantum computation. Topics covered include quantum mechanics. Quantum algorithms including Simon's algorithm, prime factorization algorithm, and Grover's search algorithm. Mathematical models of quantum computation, as well as Quantum error correcting codes, cryptography, and fault tolerance.
Prerequisite(s): enrolment in the M.Eng.- Engineering Practice program and an undergraduate degree in Computer or Software Engineering or permission of the Director.