# from the theory of proveit.physics.quantum.algebra¶

In [1]:
import proveit
# Automation is not needed when building an expression:
proveit.defaults.automation = False # This will speed things up.
proveit.defaults.inline_pngs = False # Makes files smaller.
# import Expression classes needed to build the expression
from proveit.linear_algebra import ScalarMult, VecAdd, VecNeg
from proveit.numbers import frac, one, sqrt, two
from proveit.physics.quantum import ket0, ket1

In [2]:
# build up the expression from sub-expressions
expr = ScalarMult(frac(one, sqrt(two)), VecAdd(ket0, VecNeg(ket1)))

Out[2]:
expr:
In [3]:
# check that the built expression is the same as the stored expression
assert expr == stored_expr
assert expr._style_id == stored_expr._style_id
print("Passed sanity check: expr matches stored_expr")

Passed sanity check: expr matches stored_expr

In [4]:
# Show the LaTeX representation of the expression for convenience if you need it.
print(stored_expr.latex())

\frac{1}{\sqrt{2}} \cdot \left(\lvert 0 \rangle + \left(-\lvert 1 \rangle\right)\right)

In [5]:
stored_expr.style_options()

Out[5]:
namedescriptiondefaultcurrent valuerelated methods
operation'infix' or 'function' style formattinginfixinfix
wrap_positionsposition(s) at which wrapping is to occur; '2 n - 1' is after the nth operand, '2 n' is after the nth operation.()()('with_wrapping_at', 'with_wrap_before_operator', 'with_wrap_after_operator', 'without_wrapping', 'wrap_positions')
justificationif any wrap positions are set, justify to the 'left', 'center', or 'right'centercenter('with_justification',)
In [6]:
# display the expression information
stored_expr.expr_info()

Out[6]:
core typesub-expressionsexpression
0Operationoperator: 1
operands: 2
1Literal
2ExprTuple3, 4
3Operationoperator: 19
operands: 5
4Operationoperator: 6
operands: 7
5ExprTuple24, 8
6Literal
7ExprTuple9, 10
8Operationoperator: 11
operands: 12
9Operationoperator: 21
operand: 17
10Operationoperator: 14
operand: 18
11Literal
12ExprTuple23, 16
13ExprTuple17
14Literal
15ExprTuple18
16Operationoperator: 19
operands: 20
17Literal
18Operationoperator: 21
operand: 24
19Literal
20ExprTuple24, 23
21Literal
22ExprTuple24
23Literal
24Literal