Module 1. The Quantum Internet and Quantum Computers: How Will They Change the World?
“A transporter is a fictional teleportation machine used in the Star Trek universe. Transporters convert a person or object into an energy, then “beam” it to a target, where it is converted into matter.”
What is and isn’t possible with quantum teleportation? Can we teleport a human or send information faster than light? Quantum teleportation exploits the most fundamental principles of quantum mechanics and has far reaching consequences. However, in order to teleport a classical channel must be made.
Learn here how this intriguing concept works.
- Quantum teleportation is a method to send qubits using entanglement.
- Quantum teleportation can transmit a qubit without really using a physical carrier.
- It does not allow for faster than light communication.
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