Quantum Information Processing

, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 147–164 | Cite as

Variable entangling in a quantum prisoner’s dilemma cellular automaton

  • Ramón Alonso-Sanz


The effect of variable entangling on the dynamics of a spatial quantum formulation of the iterated prisoner’s dilemma game is studied in this work. The game is played in the cellular automata manner, i.e., with local and synchronous interaction. The effect of spatial structure is assessed when allowing the players to adopt quantum and classical strategies, both in the two- and three-parameter strategy spaces.


Quantum games Entangling Spatial Cellular automata 



This work was supported by the Spanish Grant M2012-39101-C02-01. Part of the computations of this work were performed in EOLO and FISWULF, HPC machines of the International Campus of Excellence of Moncloa, funded by the Spanish Government and Feder Funds.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ETSIA (Estadística, GSC)Technical University of MadridMadridSpain

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