Quantum statistical mechanics on a quantum computer

H. De Raedt, A. H. Hams, K. Michielsen, S. Miyashita, K. Saito

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We describe a quantum algorithm to compute the density of states and thermal equilibrium properties of quantum many-body systems. We present results obtained by running this algorithm on a software implementation of a 21-qubit quantum computer for the case of an antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model on triangular lattices of different size.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)489-494
Number of pages6
JournalProgress of Theoretical Physics Supplement
Issue number138
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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