# Adiabatic quantum computation

@article{Albash2018AdiabaticQC, title={Adiabatic quantum computation}, author={Tameem Albash and Daniel A. Lidar}, journal={Reviews of Modern Physics}, year={2018}, volume={90}, pages={015002} }

Adiabatic quantum computing (AQC) started as an approach to solving optimization problems, and has evolved into an important universal alternative to the standard circuit model of quantum computing, with deep connections to both classical and quantum complexity theory and condensed matter physics. In this review we give an account of most of the major theoretical developments in the field, while focusing on the closed-system setting. The review is organized around a series of topics that are…

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