Daniel A. Spielman and colleague Shang-hua Teng solved the mystery of the Simplex Method using a technique called smoothed analysis.
Allyn Jackson Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | January 31, 2023
An open-source software program developed by researchers at Duke and other universities lets users take drawings or digital models of rounded shapes and turn them...Duke University From ACM TechNews | December 28, 2022
A computational analysis supports the idea that photons colliding with heavy ions can create a fluid of “strongly interacting” particles.
Brookhaven National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | December 20, 2022
Physicists created a quantum experiment to study the dynamics of a specific type of theoretical wormhole that can predict quantum gravity.
California Institute of Technology From ACM TechNews | December 2, 2022
Researchers at QuTech in the Netherlands have developed a chip with six silicon-based spin qubits that operates with a low-error rate, a development seen as a stepping...QuTech From ACM TechNews | October 7, 2022
An international team including researchers from Rice University and the Technical University of Vienna have developed a theoretical method for identifying novel...Technical University of Wien From ACM TechNews | September 26, 2022
Measurement has driven research groups to home in on the most popular datasets, but that may change as metrics shift to real-world quality.
Chris Edwards From Communications of the ACM | September 1, 2022
Quantum annealing computers can run algorithms faster than classical computers in certain instances, but typically not when time is limited.
Los Alamos National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2022
Scientists at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) and EPFL's Blue Brain Project have published a theory describing a secret cell language...King Abdullah University of Science and Technology From ACM TechNews | July 28, 2022
A team led by researchers at the Flatiron Institute discovered a new phase of matter that has the potential to act as long-term quantum information storage.
ComputerWeekly.com From ACM TechNews | July 27, 2022