# Michael Nielsen

Australian and Canadian physicist and writer

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(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Michael Aaron Nielsen is a quantum physicist, science writer, and computer programming researcher living in San Francisco. Work In 1998, Nielsen received his PhD in physics from the University of New Mexico. In 2004, he was recognized as Australia's "youngest academic" and was awarded a Federation Fellowship at the University of Queensland. During this fellowship, he worked at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, Caltech, and at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.

## Michael Nielsen's Published Works

### Published Works

- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information (10th Anniversary edition) (2010) (3527)
- Entanglement in a simple quantum phase transition (2002) (1057)
- Conditions for a Class of Entanglement Transformations (1998) (749)
- Prescription for experimental determination of the dynamics of a quantum black box (1996) (741)
- Universal quantum computation with continuous-variable cluster states. (2006) (516)
- Complete quantum teleportation using nuclear magnetic resonance (1998) (509)
- Distance measures to compare real and ideal quantum processes (14 pages) (2004) (500)
- Optical quantum computation using cluster States. (2004) (419)
- The Solovay-Kitaev algorithm (2005) (416)
- Quantum Computation as Geometry (2006) (382)
- A simple formula for the average gate fidelity of a quantum dynamical operation [rapid communication] (2002) (365)
- Information transmission through a noisy quantum channel (1997) (337)
- A geometric approach to quantum circuit lower bounds (2005) (285)
- Ancilla-assisted quantum process tomography. (2003) (252)
- Separable states are more disordered globally than locally. (2000) (240)
- On quantum fidelities and channel capacities (1998) (214)
- Practical scheme for quantum computation with any two-qubit entangling gate. (2002) (182)
- Programmable Quantum Gate Arrays (1997) (169)
- Quantum computation by measurement and quantum memory (2003) (162)
- Massively collaborative mathematics (2009) (161)
- Quantum Entanglement and the Communication Complexity of the Inner Product Function (1997) (160)
- Causal and localizable quantum operations (2001) (152)
- Cluster-state quantum computation (2005) (151)
- Approximate quantum error correction can lead to better codes (1997) (149)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information Theory (2000) (141)
- Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics, Quantum Information, etc. (2001) (137)
- Majorization and the interconversion of bipartite states (2001) (132)
- Unified derivations of measurement-based schemes for quantum computation (2004) (131)
- Quantum dynamics as a physical resource (2002) (129)
- Fault-tolerant quantum computation with cluster states (2004) (116)
- Robustness of quantum gates in the presence of noise (2003) (110)
- Approximate transformations and robust manipulation of bipartite pure-state entanglement (1999) (102)
- Universal quantum computation and simulation using any entangling Hamiltonian and local unitaries (2001) (99)
- Theory of quantum computation (2000) (99)
- Using Artificial Intelligence to Augment Human Intelligence (2017) (96)
- Optimal control, geometry, and quantum computing (2006) (94)
- A simple proof of the strong subadditivity inequality (2004) (89)
- Information-theoretic approach to quantum error correction and reversible measurement (1997) (86)
- Continuity bounds for entanglement (1999) (85)
- Noise thresholds for optical quantum computers. (2005) (84)
- Reversible quantum operations and their application to teleportation (1996) (83)
- The geometry of quantum computation (2006) (75)
- Universal simulation of Hamiltonian dynamics for quantum systems with finite-dimensional state spaces (2002) (73)
- Universal quantum computation using only projective measurement, quantum memory, and preparation of the 0 state (2001) (70)
- Entanglement, Quantum Phase Transitions, and Density Matrix Renormalization (2001) (68)
- Noise thresholds for optical cluster-state quantum computation (26 pages) (2006) (62)
- Computable Functions, Quantum Measurements, and Quantum Dynamics (1997) (60)
- Characterizing mixing and measurement in quantum mechanics (2000) (59)
- The Fermionic canonical commutation relations and the Jordan-Wigner transform (2005) (58)
- Entanglement monotone derived from Grover's algorithm (2001) (55)
- Optimal photons for quantum-information processing (2005) (52)
- Some remarks on non-linear approximation with Schauder bases (2001) (48)
- Quantum computing and polynomial equations over the finite field Z 2 (2004) (46)
- Probability distributions consistent with a mixed state (1999) (42)
- More really is different (2008) (41)
- Quantum computing and polynomial equations over the finite field Z2 (2005) (39)
- Quantum information theory (2000) (36)
- Rules for a complex quantum world. (2002) (35)
- Algebraic and information-theoretic conditions for operator quantum error correction (2005) (34)
- The entanglement fidelity and quantum error correction (1996) (33)
- Lower bounds on the complexity of simulating quantum gates (2003) (33)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Entropy and information (2010) (29)
- Fungible dynamics: There are only two types of entangling multiple-qubit interactions (2003) (27)
- Entanglement, correlations, and the energy gap in many-body quantum systems (11 pages) (2003) (26)
- Introduction to quantum information theory (2000) (25)
- Frustration, interaction strength, and ground-state entanglement in complex quantum systems (2004) (24)
- International Conference on Agricultural Engineering (2008) (24)
- Simple operational interpretation of the fidelity of mixed states (2001) (22)
- ROM-based computation: quantum versus classical (2001) (22)
- Deriving target reliabilities from the LQI (2013) (21)
- Simulating Hamiltonian dynamics using many-qudit Hamiltonians and local unitary control (2004) (17)
- Quantum states far from the energy eigenstates of any local Hamiltonian. (2003) (17)
- A guide to the day of big data (2009) (15)
- On the units of bipartite entanglement: is sixteen ounces of entanglement always equal to one pound? (2000) (14)
- Universal simulation of Hamiltonian dynamics for qudits (2001) (14)
- A partial order on the entangled states (1998) (13)
- Quantum Control via Geometry: An explicit example (2008) (13)
- Quantum information science as an approach to complex quantum systems (2002) (11)
- Quantum computing for the very curious (2019) (11)
- Reinventing Discovery (2020) (10)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Introduction to the Tenth Anniversary Edition (2010) (9)
- Simple Rules for a Complex Quantum World (2003) (8)
- Practicality of time-optimal two-qubit Hamiltonian simulation (2003) (7)
- 04 08 06 3 v 2 2 7 Ja n 20 09 Distance measures to compare real and ideal quantum processes (2022) (7)
- Size properties of wavelet packets generated using finite filters (2002) (6)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Quantum computers: physical realization (2010) (6)
- Quantum information processing (2000) (5)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Quantum noise and quantum operations (2010) (4)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: The quantum Fourier transform and its applications (2010) (4)
- Properties of quantum trajectories for counting measurements (1996) (4)
- Information theoretic approach to error correction and reversible measurements (1998) (3)
- Quantum information science and complex quantum systems (2002) (3)
- Quantum Computation, Theory Of (2000) (3)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Distance measures for quantum information (2010) (2)
- How can we develop transformative tools for thought (2019) (2)
- Erratum to ``More really is different'' [Physica D 238 (9-10) (2009) 835-839] (2010) (2)
- Quantum computing for the determined (2010) (2)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: The Solovay–Kitaev theorem (2010) (2)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Introduction and overview (2010) (2)
- The Physical Origin of Universal Computing The physical nature of computers might reveal deep truths about their uniquely powerful abstract abilities (2016) (2)
- Quantum Computing as Geometry (2006) (1)
- Single-qubit, entanglement-assisted and ancilla-assisted quantum process tomography (2003) (1)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Introduction to quantum mechanics (2010) (1)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Preface (2010) (1)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Bibliography (2010) (1)
- The bits that make up the Universe (2004) (1)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Introduction to computer science (2010) (1)
- Speed-Optimal Induction and Dynamic Coherence (2020) (1)
- Quantum error-correction (2010) (1)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Afterword to the Tenth Anniversary Edition (2010) (0)
- Fault-tolerant quantum computation with cluster states (26 pages) (2005) (0)
- How quantum teleportation works (2019) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Public key cryptography and the RSA cryptosystem (2010) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Quantum error-correction (2010) (0)
- Optimal Precision of Quantum System Parameter Estimation Subject to Instrumentation Constraints (2008) (0)
- Ju n 20 05 Algebraic and information-theoretic conditions for operator quantum error-correction (2005) (0)
- Essays on Learning and Induction (2019) (0)
- A new justification of induction (2020) (0)
- 06 03 16 0 v 2 2 1 M ar 2 00 6 Optimal control , geometry , and quantum computing (2020) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Quantum circuits (2010) (0)
- Regular conditional probabilities and strictly proper loss functions (2022) (0)
- The Essential Joseph Smith (1996) (0)
- Aspects of Inspection Planning (2000) (0)
- Quantum mechanics distilled (2019) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Quantum search algorithms (2010) (0)
- Entanglement, Quantum Phase Transitions, and Density (2002) (0)
- Nomenclature and notation (2010) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Notes on basic probability theory (2010) (0)
- Chaos in the Quantum Measurement Record (1995) (0)
- How the quantum search algorithm works (2019) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Number theory (2010) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Group theory (2010) (0)
- Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: Proof of Lieb's theorem (2010) (0)
- 04 05 13 4 v 2 2 5 M ay 2 00 4 Fault-tolerant quantum computation with cluster states (2008) (0)
- Ja n 20 03 How robust is a quantum gate in the presence of noise ? (2022) (0)

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