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Efficient fault tolerance

Nature volume 540, pages 4445 (01 December 2016) | Download Citation

Dealing with errors in a quantum computer typically requires complex programming and many additional quantum bits. A technique for controlling errors has been proposed that alleviates both of these problems.

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  1. Daniel Gottesman is at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 2Y5, Canada.

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