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The essential content of the Threshold Theorem for Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computation

The belief that quantum computation is possible in practice is founded strongly on a set of theorems that are generally called ‘the’ Threshold Theorem for Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computation. Though there is non-trivial variation between threshold theorems based on differing assumptions about the errors that will affect the quantum computer, the essential content of ‘the’ theorem is that errors can be efficiently corrected if they are small enough.

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