Grant Sanderson

Contributing Writer

Diagram showing blocks of different sizes colliding, along with different vectors
Abstractions blog

How Pi Connects Colliding Blocks to a Quantum Search Algorithm

January 21, 2020

A curious physicist has discovered an unexpected link between theoretical block collisions and a famed quantum search algorithm.

About the author

Grant Sanderson is the creator of 3blue1brown, a YouTube channel which explains and animates many different topics in math.