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Playing Pool with |ψ⟩
Add to Calendar 2022-01-28T15:30:00 2022-01-28T16:45:00 UTC Playing Pool with |ψ⟩
Start DateFri, Jan 28, 2022
10:30 AM
End DateFri, Jan 28, 2022
11:45 AM
Presented By
Adam Brown, Google/Stanford



Event Series: Fundamental Theory Seminar

Abstract:  In "Playing Pool with π", Galperin invented an extraordinary method to learn the digits of π by counting the collisions of billiard balls. Here I demonstrate a surprising connection between Galperin's bouncing billiards and Grover's algorithm for quantum search. Based on, see also