Comparison of quantum annealing and simulated annealing
Department of Physics, Tokyo Institute of Technology Oh-okayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8551, Japan
Received: 13 July 2014
Revised: 16 December 2014
Published online: 5 February 2015
A brief description is given on the present status of the theory of quantum annealing from author's perspective. An emphasis is given on comparison of quantum annealing and simulated annealing.
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