Partial Observation of Quantum Turing Machines and a Weaker Well-Formedness Condition

@article{Perdrix2011PartialOO,
  title={Partial Observation of Quantum Turing Machines and a Weaker Well-Formedness Condition},
  author={Simon Perdrix},
  journal={Electr. Notes Theor. Comput. Sci.},
  year={2011},
  volume={270},
  pages={99-111}
}
The quantum Turing machine (QTM) has been introduced by Deut sch as an abstract model of quantum computation. The transition func tio of a QTM is linear, and has to be unitary to be a well-formed QTM. This well-formedne ss condition ensures that the evolution of the machine does not violate the postulates of quantum mechanics. However, we claim in this paper that the well-formedness condit ion s too strong and we introduce a weaker condition, leading to a larger class of Turing m achines called… CONTINUE READING

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