Universality in Quantum Computation
Deutsch (David), Barenco (Adriano) & Ekert (Artur)
Source: Royal Society Proceedings: Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Vol. 449, No. 1937 (Jun. 8, 1995), pp. 669-677
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  1. We show that in quantum computation almost every gate that operates on two or more bits is a universal gate.
  2. We discuss various physical considerations bearing on the proper definition of universality for computational components such as logic gates.

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