Reference Work Entry

Computational Complexity

pp 2453-2477

Quantum Cryptography

  • Hoi-Kwong LoAffiliated withCenter for Quantum Information and Quantum Control, Department of Physics and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
  • , Yi ZhaoAffiliated withCenter for Quantum Information and Quantum Control, Department of Physics and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto

Article Outline

Glossary

Definition of the Subject

Introduction

Quantum Key Distribution: Motivation and Introduction

Security Proofs

Experimental Fundamentals

Experimental Implementation of BB84 Protocol

Other Quantum Key Distribution Protocols

Quantum Hacking

Beyond Quantum Key Distribution

Future Directions

Acknowledgments

Bibliography