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Stephen P Jordan

I have moved to the quantum computing group at Microsoft. I retain a guest researcher affiliation at NIST and an adjunct associate professor affiliation at the University of Maryland. The best email address to reach me at is My Microsoft homepage is here. I plan to keep the quantum algorithm zoo at its original URL on the NIST website.


Fast optimization algorithms and the cosmological constant

Stephen P. Jordan, Ning Bao, Brad Lackey, Raphael Bousso
Denef and Douglas have observed that in certain landscape models the problem of finding small values of the cosmological constant is a large instance of an NP
Created March 12, 2019