An Introduction to Q#

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Ankit Sharma article focusing on Q# language. Q# is an accessible language for quantum computing. Q# is the new programming language introduced by Microsoft for quantum computing. Author goes over the data types, expressions, and statements of Q# with the help of code snippets.

According to Microsoft, Q# is a scalable, multi-paradigm, domain-specific programming language for quantum computing.

The article guides you through:

  • Installing the Quantum Development Kit
  • Explaining the Q# type model, including (amongst others):
    • Qubit – represents the Quantum bit
    • Pauli
    • Result
    • Range
  • Q# expressions
  • Q# statements

Good intro into Q# language. You will get links to further resources explaining quantum computing. Nice!

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