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Scalable photonic computer solves the subset sum problem

Schematic of the design and setup. Credit: Science Advances (2020). DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay5853 A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in China created a photonic computer that was able to solve the subset sum problem. In their paper published in the journal Science Advances, the group describes their computer and how well it performed. In recent years, it has become apparent to computer ... Read More »