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The Rise of Quantum Computing: Beyond Bits and Bytes

The Rise of Quantum Computing: Beyond Bits and Bytes 150 150 ieeeeduweek

The world of computing is on the verge of a significant transformation with the emergence of quantum computing. Unlike our current computers that rely on bits (0s and 1s), quantum computers harness the principles of quantum mechanics to perform calculations in ways unimaginable with classical machines. This seminar will delve into the fascinating world of quantum computing, exploring:

The fundamental principles: Understand the key concepts of quantum mechanics like superposition, entanglement, and qubits that power quantum computing.
The potential: Discover the revolutionary potential of quantum computing across various fields like drug discovery, materials science, artificial intelligence, and financial modeling.
The challenges: Explore the technical and practical hurdles that need to be overcome before quantum computing becomes mainstream.
The future: Discuss the ongoing research and development in the field, and what the future holds for this groundbreaking technology.