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Classical simulability of noisy boson sampling

@article{Renema2018ClassicalSO,
  title={Classical simulability of noisy boson sampling},
  author={Jelmer J. Renema and Valery S. Shchesnovich and Ra{\'u}l Garc{\'i}a-Patr{\'o}n},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2018}
}
Quantum mechanics promises computational powers beyond the reach of classical computers. Current technology is on the brink of an experimental demonstration of the superior power of quantum computation compared to classical devices. For such a demonstration to be meaningful, experimental noise must not affect the computational power of the device; this occurs when a classical algorithm can use the noise to simulate the quantum system. In this work, we demonstrate an algorithm which simulates… 

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