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QForte: an efficient state simulator and quantum algorithms library for molecular electronic structure

@inproceedings{Stair2021QForteAE,
  title={QForte: an efficient state simulator and quantum algorithms library for molecular electronic structure},
  author={Nicholas H Stair and Francesco A. Evangelista},
  year={2021}
}
We introduce a novel open-source software package QForte, a comprehensive development tool for new quantum simulation algorithms. QForte incorporates functionality for handling molecular Hamiltonians, fermionic encoding, ansatz construction, time evolution, and state-vector simulation, requiring only a classical electronic structure package as a dependency. QForte also contains black-box implementations of a wide variety of quantum algorithms including (but not limited to): variational and… 

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