Unformatted text preview: 1982 review on the thermodynamics of computation. Problem 2 (40 points) Read the 1961 paper of Landauer on irreversibility and heat generation in a computational process and discuss Landauer’s law. Hint: References to relevant papers including the ones by Bennett and Landauer can be found in the literature section at http://www.cs.ucf.edu/ ∼ dcm/QCV2.pdf. 1...
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- Fall '08
- Computer Science, Landauer, Charles Bennett