Quantum computing is a field of computer science that utilizes principles from quantum physics to perform computations. Unlike classical computers that use bits to represent information as either 0 or 1, quantum computers use quantum bits, or qubits, which can exist in superposition, representing both 0 and 1 simultaneously. By leveraging this quantum superposition and other quantum phenomena like entanglement, quantum computers have the potential to solve certain problems more efficiently than classical computers. They can perform complex calculations, optimize large-scale systems, and simulate quantum systems that are beyond the capabilities of classical computers. This has the potential to revolutionize fields such as cryptography, optimization, drug discovery, and materials science. However, it is still a rapidly evolving field with challenges in scaling up qubit numbers, reducing error rates, and maintaining coherence.

Alisa Tsybina (DE)

Installation view of Alisa Tsybina Satin und Bedeutungsverschlei├č at the exhibition other AI at Lobe Block, Berlin 2023; Photo: Jacopo La Forgia
Installation view of Alisa Tsybina Heiligstes Herz und Kadmiumorange, Lindwurm und Ultramarinblau & Backpiece von 2003 at the exhibition other AI at Lobe Block, Berlin 2023; Photo: Jacopo La Forgia
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