Can you explain Quantum computing?

Quantum computing can be a challenging concept to get your head around - could you explain it?

Published 3 October 2018

Over the past century, the work of hundreds of physicists have forever changed the way we think about the quantum world.

Although many of us are intrigued by what’s going on at a sub-atomic level, it’s a bit...well...flummoxing.

We asked everyday people to have a crack at explaining exactly what quantum computing is, and how it could change our lives.

WATCH: Can you explain quantum computing? Video: Sarah Fisher, University of Melbourne & New Mac Video Agency

Find out about University of Melbourne’s IBM Quantum Hub.

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