Experimental BosonSampling in a Tunable Optical Network

Matthew A. Broome, Alessandro Fedrizzi, Saleh Rahimi-Keshari, Justin Dove, Scott Aaronson, Timothy C. Ralph, Andrew G. White

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We report an experimental demonstration of BosonSampling: an intermediate-model of quantum-computing. We verify that the scattering probabilities for three-photon interference are given by permanents of sub-matrices of a larger unitary matrix describing the optical network.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Event2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - San Jose, CA, United Kingdom
Duration: 9 Jun 201314 Jun 2013


Conference2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Abbreviated titleCLEO 2013
CountryUnited Kingdom
CitySan Jose, CA

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