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Optimal simulation of quantum dynamics

Tensor networks are mathematical structures that efficiently compress the data required to describe quantum systems. An algorithm for the optimal simulation of quantum dynamics based on tensor networks has now been implemented on a trapped-ion processor.

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Tagliacozzo, L. Optimal simulation of quantum dynamics. Nat. Phys. 18, 970–971 (2022).

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