21 May 2015 Diagrammatic quantum mechanics
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This paper explores how diagrams of quantum processes can be used for modeling and for quantum epistemology. The paper is a continuation of the discussion where we began this formulation. Here we give examples of quantum networks that represent unitary transformations by dint of coherence conditions that constitute a new form of non-locality. Local quantum devices interconnected in space can form a global quantum system when appropriate coherence conditions are maintained.
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Louis H. Kauffman, Louis H. Kauffman, Samuel J. Lomonaco, Samuel J. Lomonaco, } "Diagrammatic quantum mechanics", Proc. SPIE 9500, Quantum Information and Computation XIII, 95000W (21 May 2015); doi: 10.1117/12.2178362; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2178362


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