Calculating spin correlations with a quantum computer

  title={Calculating spin correlations with a quantum computer},
  author={Jed Brody and Gavin Guzman},
  journal={American Journal of Physics},
We calculate spin correlation functions using IBM quantum processors, accessed online. We demonstrate the rotational invariance of the singlet state, interesting properties of the triplet states, and surprising features of a state of three entangled qubits. This exercise is ideal for remote learning and generates data with real quantum mechanical systems that are impractical to investigate in the local laboratory. Students learn a wide variety of skills, including calculation of multipartite… 

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