# An Introduction to Many Worlds in Quantum Computation

@article{HewittHorsman2008AnIT, title={An Introduction to Many Worlds in Quantum Computation}, author={Clare Hewitt-Horsman}, journal={Foundations of Physics}, year={2008}, volume={39}, pages={869-902} }

The interpretation of quantum mechanics is an area of increasing interest to many working physicists. In particular, interest has come from those involved in quantum computing and information theory, as there has always been a strong foundational element in this field. This paper introduces one interpretation of quantum mechanics, a modern ‘many-worlds’ theory, from the perspective of quantum computation. Reasons for seeking to interpret quantum mechanics are discussed, then the specific ‘neo…

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