The potential impact of quantum computers on society
This paper considers the potential impact that the nascent technology of quantum computing may have on society. It focuses on three areas: cryptography, optimization, and simulation of quantum systems. We will also discuss some ethical aspects of these developments, and ways to mitigate the risks.
|Journal||Ethics and Information Technology|
de Wolf, R.M. (2017). The potential impact of quantum computers on society. Ethics and Information Technology, 19(4), 271–276.