# Quantum compression of tensor network states

@article{Bai2020QuantumCO, title={Quantum compression of tensor network states}, author={Ge Bai and Yuxiang Yang and Giulio Chiribella}, journal={New Journal of Physics}, year={2020} }

We design quantum compression algorithms for parametric families of tensor network states. We first establish an upper bound on the amount of memory needed to store an arbitrary state from a given state family. The bound is determined by the minimum cut of a suitable flow network, and is related to the flow of information from the manifold of parameters that specify the states to the physical systems in which the states are embodied. For given network topology and given edge dimensions, our… Expand

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