The PennyLane-Cirq plugin integrates the Cirq quantum computing framework with PennyLane’s quantum machine learning capabilities.
PennyLane is a cross-platform Python library for quantum machine learning, automatic differentiation, and optimization of hybrid quantum-classical computations.
Cirq is a software library for quantum computing.
Once Pennylane-Cirq is installed, the provided Cirq devices can be accessed straight away in PennyLane, without the need to import any additional packages.
Currently, PennyLane-Cirq provides four Cirq devices for PennyLane: