Quantum Computing

Course Name: 

Quantum Computing (CS361)


B.Tech (CSE)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 



Introduction to Quantum Computing: Quantum Bits, Bloch Sphere Representation of a Qubit, Multiple Qubits.
Linear Algebra Revisits: Complex Numbers Versus Real Numbers, Vectors, Scalar Multiplication, Vector
Addition, and Bases.
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics: The Postulates of Quantum Mechanics, EPR Paradox, Quantum Physics
Essentials, Atoms, Elementary Particles, And Molecules, Hilbert Spaces, and Uncertainty.
Quantum Circuits: Single Qubit Gates and Operations, Multiple Qubit Gates and Operations, Design and
Simulation of Quantum Circuits.
Quantum Algorithms: Introduction to Quantum Algorithms, Deutsch’s Algorithm, Deutsch’s-Jozsa Algorithm,
Shor’s Algorithm, Grover’s Algorithm and Generalizations, etc.
Quantum Information Processing and Error Correction: Quantum Noise and Quantum Operations, Classical
Noise and Markov Processes, Quantum Operations, Distance Measures for Quantum Information; Quantum


Error-Correction- Classical Error Correction, Classical Three-Bit Code, Fault Tolerance and Error Recovery. Quantum Computing, Bernhardt, Chris, MIT Press, 1 st edn., 2019.
Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, Michael A. Nielsen, Isaac L. Chuang, Cambridge University Press, 10 th Ed., 2010.
Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum, Leonard Susskind and Art Friedman, ,Latest Edition ,Penguin .2015
Fundamentals of Quantum Computing Theory and Practice, Venkateswaran Kasirajan, Springer, 1 st Edn., 2021.
An Introduction to Quantum Computing, Phillip Kaye, Raymond Laflamme, Michele Mosca, Oxford University Press, 1 st Edn., 2007.
Linear Algebra and Its Applications, David C. Lay, Steven R. Lay, Pearson, 5th Edition, 2015.
Quantum Computing, Parag K. Lala, McGraw-Hill Education, 1st Edition, 2019.

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Dr. Manu Basavaraju
Head of the Department
Department of CSE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474053
Email: hodcse[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in


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