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DefaultSynthesisClifford

qiskit.transpiler.passes.synthesis.high_level_synthesis.DefaultSynthesisClifford

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Bases: HighLevelSynthesisPlugin

The default clifford synthesis plugin.

For N <= 3 qubits this is the optimal CX cost decomposition by Bravyi, Maslov. For N > 3 qubits this is done using the general non-optimal greedy compilation routine from reference by Bravyi, Hu, Maslov, Shaydulin.

This plugin name is :clifford.default which can be used as the key on an HLSConfig object to use this method with HighLevelSynthesis.


Methods

run

run(high_level_object, coupling_map=None, target=None, qubits=None, **options)

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Run synthesis for the given Clifford.

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