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A quantum jump in security
Author(s): Hoi-Kwong Lo
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Paper Abstract

Quantum mechanics can revolutionize the art of code-making by breaking standard encryption schemes and by making unbreakable codes. In this document, I survey the motivation, power and limitation of quantum code-making.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 December 2003
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 5260, Applications of Photonic Technology 6, (15 December 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.543335
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Hoi-Kwong Lo, Univ. of Toronto (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5260:
Applications of Photonic Technology 6
Roger A. Lessard; George A. Lampropoulos, Editor(s)

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