Alan M. Kadin, Consultant, Princeton Junction, New Jersey 08550
Abstract: It is widely believed that quantum computing is on the threshold of practicality, with performance that will soon surpass that of classical computing. On the contrary, it is argued that both the present and the future of quantum computing may be highly uncertain, for the following reasons:
* Poster presented at APS Meeting, March 2019. Available online at http://vixra.org/abs/1903.0501
 A.M. Kadin and S.B. Kaplan, “Proposed experiments to test the foundations of quantum computing”, 2016, http://vixra.org/abs/1607.0105 .
 G. Kilai, “The Quantum Computer Puzzle ,” 2016, https://arxiv.org/pdf/1605.00992.pdf
 J. Blackburn, et al., “Survey of Classical and Quantum Interpretations of experiments on Josephson junctions at very low temperatures”, Phys. Rep. 611, 2016. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1602.05316.pdf
Bio: Dr. Kadin is a long-time researcher in superconducting devices, and was a tenured faculty member in ECE at the University of Rochester, and then a Senior Scientist at Hypres, Inc. of Elmsford, NY. For further information, see https://www.linkedin.com/in/alan-m-kadin-90882772/.
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Wednesday, March 18 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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