**mathematical physicist**- 1976 Polish mathematical physicist Roman Stanisław Ingarden publishes a seminal paper entitled "Quantum Information Theory" in Reports on Mathematical Physics, vol. 10, 43-72, 1976. (wikipedia.org)
- Sir Roger Penrose OM FRS (born 8 August 1931) is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. (wikipedia.org)

**mathematician**- Together with his father, a physicist and mathematician, Penrose went on to design a staircase that simultaneously loops up and down. (wikipedia.org)
- The first person to observe eddy currents was François Arago (1786-1853), the 25th Prime Minister of France, who was also a mathematician, physicist and astronomer. (wikipedia.org)

**quantum**- CARLO ROVELLI is a theoretical physicist, working on quantum gravity and on foundations of spacetime physics. (edge.org)
- Just as a Universal Turing machine can simulate any other Turing machine efficiently, so the universal quantum computer is able to simulate any other quantum computer with at most a polynomial slowdown. (wikipedia.org)
- It allowed a quantum computer to factor large integers quickly. (wikipedia.org)

**design**- The system was first formally discussed in the December 1976 National Reference Designs Study, which examined the technical and economic feasibility of a machine with the design capacity of 20 TeV per proton. (wikipedia.org)