## Quantum – Easy Introduction to Quantum Computing – Expert Videos

### Duration

45 minutes

### Overview

In this expert video, Quantum computing is explored from its inception to its current state and future possibilities. The presenter delves into the specifics of what Quantum computing is and clears up common misconceptions about its purpose. The video also provides an overview of the prominent hardware and software providers in the Quantum computing space and highlights their current offerings. Additionally, the video showcases various practical applications of Quantum computing, which helps to explain the hype surrounding this exciting technology.

### Audience

This is aimed at individuals who are interested in a career with Quantum computing, or individuals that are interested in the workings and application of this technology.

### Prerequisites

None.

### Objectives

- After completing this course, the student should be able to:
- Describe the differences between Quantum computing and traditional computing
- List the major organizations involved with Quantum computing, and the services they provide
- Identify real life applications for Quantum computing

## Course Content

# About this Series

Quantum Computing’s Rapid Evolution

Future Insight Into Quantum Computing

Overview of Video Presentations in this Series

# What is Quantum Computing and What is it Not?

Differences Between Traditional Computing and Quantum Computing

Quantum Interference

Real Life Interference and its Relation to Calculation

Quantum Entanglement

Boolean Versus Linear Algebra

Quantum Computing Misconceptions

# Who is Doing Quantum Computing?

Major Players in Quantum Computing

IBM and Google – Superconducting Transmon-based Quantum Computing

Microsoft – Topological Quantum Computing

IonQ – Ion Trap Quantum Computing

Xanadu – Photonic Quantum Computing

D-Wave – Quantum Annealing

# When Can you Expect to See Quantum Computing?

Beginnings of Quantum Computing

Impressive Progress

IBM Eagle 127-qubit Processor

Obstacles – Reliability, Scaling, and Preservation of Quantum States

# Where is Quantum Computing?

Accessing Quantum Computing

IBM Quantum Composer

Qiskit Introduction

Azure Quantum

Xanadu Strawberry Fields Development Kit

Amazon Braket

Qiskit Metal

Quantum Computing Communities

# Why are People Moving Forward on Quantum Computing?

Driven by the Desire for Speed

Applications for Quantum Computing

Quantum Safe Encryption