Daniel Gottesman

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Daniel Gottesman
Born January 16, 1970[1]
Fields Physicist
Alma mater Caltech
Doctoral advisor John Preskill
Known for Gottesman–Knill theorem

Daniel Gottesman is a physicist, known for his work regarding quantum error correction, in particular the invention of the stabilizer formalism for quantum error-correcting codes, and the Gottesman–Knill theorem. He is a faculty member of the Perimeter Institute.[1]

In 2003, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR100 as one of the top 100 innovators in the world under the age of 35.[2]


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