Stabilizer states as a basis for density matrices

Gay, S.J. (2011) Stabilizer states as a basis for density matrices. (Unpublished)

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We show that the space of density matrices for n-qubit states, considered as a (2n)2-dimensional real vector space, has a basis consisting of density matrices of sta- bilizer states. We describe an application of this result to automated verification of quantum protocols.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gay, Professor Simon
Authors: Gay, S.J.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Computing Science
Published Online:12 December 2011
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